Archive for May 11, 2012

So in the last few days in my Poverty In The UK blog post series I’ve given you information about why there is poverty and I’ve given you some recent statistics of current poverty levels in the UK, but what now?

  1. First and foremost we must pray! That may seem a strange thing to start with, however I believe God can and will help us to help those in need.
  2. We can give financial support to organisations who work with those living in poverty.
  3. We can give of our own time to go out into our communities and be hands-on, helping those we find in need.

I realise there may be many reasons why options 2 and 3 may not be possible for you to do – financial pressures, health, your location – however no matter who we are, where we live, and our financial and economic situation, we can all pray!

Prayer can change the world! God can help us end poverty, so let’s get praying!

Here’s Matt Redman singing We Could Change The World: