If God loves the world, why are there so many hungry people? Why does HIV/AIDS ravage Africa? If God loves justice, why do we see injustice around every corner? And what are Christians supposed to do about it?

Poverty Unlocked is an audio program exploring God’s heart for the poor and His mandate for Christians. Subscribe to this free series for an in-depth look at Christian relief and development.

Wendy McMahan hosts Poverty Unlocked. Wendy is the Director of Church Engagement at Food for the Hungry. Prior to joining the U.S. office, she served in Peru as part of the Hunger Corps program. Wendy lives in Southern California with her husband, Tim, and their two daughters.

To get in touch with Wendy, visit the contact page.


Through Poverty Unlocked, we offer a 4-week course, free of charge, for small and large groups. Download the Poverty Unlocked course.

Food for the Hungry walks with churches, leaders and families in vulnerable communities of Asia, Africa, Latin America and the Caribbean. Visit the FH website for more information.

Faith to Action Initiative brings together Christian faith-based organizations, churches, and individuals seeking to respond to the needs of orphans and other vulnerable children in Sub-Saharan Africa. Visit the Faith to Action Initiative website to download their  publications, From Faith to Action and Journeys of Faith.