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Does God Hate the Rich?

Feb 10, 2017 11:23:23 AM

Recently we ran a series on God’s love for the poor which, in my mind at least, begs the question: “How does he feel about the rich?” Does he love them less? Isn’t God’s love blind, non-discriminatory? Why the distinction? And, if God loves the poor more, shouldn’t we all be scrambling to join their ranks?


Who Are the Poor?

Dec 30, 2016 8:59:31 AM

When God tells us to love the poor, whom does he mean? Does the comparative financial wealth of the U.S. disqualify its most impoverished from our compassion?

What Does it Mean to Love the Poor?

Dec 20, 2016 1:59:13 PM

In the second part of her series on loving the poor, UGM Marketing Director Barbara Comito zeroes in on one of those words: Love. What does that look like?

Does God Call You to Love the Poor?

Dec 8, 2016 1:41:16 PM

UGM Marketing Director Barbara Comito explores the Scripture to understand how God sees poor people and how He wants us to see them.

10 Lessons I keep learning at the Union Gospel Mission: Part 1

Jul 2, 2014 10:34:00 AM

Volunteer David Wang reflects on what he has learned working with the homeless.

The Year in Review: How Did God Show His Love for the Poor in 2013?

Dec 31, 2013 3:49:00 PM

A Look Back: How did God show his love for the poor in 2013.