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When Helping Hurts: How to Alleviate Poverty Without Hurting the Poor . . . and Yourself

When Helping Hurts: How to Alleviate Poverty Without Hurting the Poor . . . and Yourself

by David Platt, Brian Fikkert, John Perkins and Steve Corbett

With more than 300,000 copies in print, When Helping Hurts is a paradigm-forming contemporary classic on the subject of poverty alleviation.Poverty is much more than simply a lack of material resources, and it takes much more than donations and handouts to solve it. When Helping Hurts shows how some alleviation efforts, failing to consider the complexiti… Read more…

When Helping Hurts: How to Alleviate Poverty Without Hurting the Poor . . . and Yourself

When Helping Hurts: How to Alleviate Poverty Without Hurting the Poor . . . and Yourself

by Brian Fikkert, John Perkins and Steve Corbett

Churches and individual Christians typically have faulty assumptions about the causes of poverty, resulting in the use of strategies that do considerable harm to poor people and themselves.  When Helping Hurts provides foundational concepts, clearly articulated general principles and relevant applications.  The result is an effe… Read more…

When Helping Hurts: The Small Group Experience: An Online Video-Based Study on Alleviating Poverty

When Helping Hurts: The Small Group Experience: An Online Video-Based Study on Alleviating Poverty

by Brian Fikkert and Steve Corbett

Good intentions are not enough.When Helping Hurts offers a different framework for thinking about poverty and its alleviation. Rather than simply defining it as a lack of material things, the book addresses the roots of the issue: broken relationships with God, self, others, and the rest of creation. Online videos included.Join together as a class or sma… Read more…

Helping Without Hurting in Short-Term Missions: Participant's Guide

Helping Without Hurting in Short-Term Missions: Participant's Guide

by Brian Fikkert, Steve Corbett and Katie Casselberry

When Helping Hurts is a paradigm-forming contemporary classic on the subject of poverty alleviation with over 300,000 copies in print. This stand-alone resource applies the principles of  that book specifically to short-term missions. Helping Without Hurting in Short-Term Missions: Participant’s Guide aims to train and debrief t… Read more…

Helping Without Hurting in Short-Term Missions: Leader's Guide

Helping Without Hurting in Short-Term Missions: Leader's Guide

by Brian Fikkert, Steve Corbett and Katie Casselberry

With over 300,000 copies in print, When Helping Hurts is a paradigm-forming contemporary classic on the subject of poverty alleviation. This stand-alone resource applies the principles of that book specifically to short term missions. Helping Without Hurting: Short Term MissionsLeader’s Guide is aimed at the preparation and debriefing… Read more…

Helping Without Hurting in Church Benevolence: A Practical Guide to Walking with Low-Income People

Helping Without Hurting in Church Benevolence: A Practical Guide to Walking with Low-Income People

by Brian Fikkert, Steve Corbett and Katie Casselberry

When a low-income person asks your church for help, what do you do next?God is extraordinarily generous, and our churches should be, too. Because poverty is complex, however, helping low-income people often requires going beyond meeting their material needs to holistically addressing the roots of their poverty.  But on a practical level, how do… Read more…