Rach's Reflection: Rest

Submitted by Rach Collins on Wed, 18/07/2018 - 16:03

Rach reflects on how running for trains can mirror the rest of her life and the need for rest.

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A Biblical Look at Rest

Submitted by Ruth N on Tue, 17/07/2018 - 17:00

Gemma takes a look at the principal of rest that runs through the Bible, giving us some practical ways that we can fit rest into our busy 21st Century lives. 

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Kept in Precious Love: Finding True Rest in God

Submitted by Ruth N on Tue, 17/07/2018 - 14:46

Debbie shares how illness forced her to stop placing her worth in academia and instead define herself and her rest in God. 

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The Good Place? Bonhoeffer and Christian Ethics

Submitted by Emma on Tue, 10/07/2018 - 14:36

What does Bonhoeffer have to do with The Good Place? Quite a lot as it turns out! In her latest blog Emma compares the ethics of Dietrich Bonhoeffer and Chidi Anagonye.

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Discipleship: Deepening Faith

Submitted by Ruth N on Wed, 27/06/2018 - 11:52

SCM’s third aim is Deepening Faith. For the next installment of the SCM Discipleship series we asked our Members to share the ways in which they deepen their faith that aren't the usual suspects.

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Discipleship: Celebrating Diversity

Submitted by SCM on Tue, 26/06/2018 - 15:45

Discipleship is the new number-one focus of the United Reformed Church, with the tagline ‘Walking the Way: Living the Life of Jesus Today’. This focus might look different in the diverse contexts of the local church. In the Church of God, however, which is called to move towards God’s realm of justice, peace and reconciliation, diversity is key to discipleship. So what does diversity in discipleship look like? Alex Clare-Young explores this in the final blog of the Discipleship series. 

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Emma's Diary: New Beginnings

Submitted by Emma on Tue, 26/06/2018 - 12:34

Emma has been with SCM as Regional Development Worker (North-East) and Faith in Action Lead (try saying that five times fast!) for a month now. In her first diary blog she shares what she has been up to and let's us in on more of what her role will entail in the future.

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Rach's Reflections: Discipleship

Submitted by Rach Collins on Mon, 18/06/2018 - 15:29

Rach joins in with discipleship month to add her own reflections with a bit of help from Simon Peter and Jonah.

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Existence Anew: Bonhoeffer and Discipleship

Submitted by Emma on Thu, 14/06/2018 - 17:02

In her first few weeks as Faith in Action Lead, Emma has been exploring the theology of Dietrich Bonhoeffer and the call to discipleship. 

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Discipleship: Seeking Justice

Submitted by Emma on Wed, 13/06/2018 - 15:50

In the next installment of our discipleship series Emma Temple, SCM's new Faith in Action Lead (and North East Regional Worker), looks at the aim Seeking Justice and how she believes that fits in with the journey of faith. 

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