For someone who has read a few microfinance books, this by far is the easiest reads. Mixed with stories, sounds facts and thought-provoking opinions, TPWBG is an incredible book that really encourages us to examine our view on physical and spiritual poverty alleviation. Definitely a must read!
Prepare to be excited by Greer and Smiths stories about the effectiveness of Christ-centered microfinance!The Poor Will Be Glad is a must read! This isnt just for the economics or international development enthusiasts. The Poor Will Be Glad is written to those who want to see lasting change in the developing world. Greer and Smith explain the current trends in microfinance and how this revolutionary model of banking is changing the world. It explains the importance of holistic economic development and how the church can practically become involved. This book will excite you about the microfinance wave that has been rising. Join the revolution and get involved today!