All blog posts in the 'Faith in Action' category

Running to do good: a new approach to voluntary action

Submitted by SCM on Wed, 09/08/2017 - 10:00

Runner and charity volunteer Morwenna Kearns shares her thoughts on a growing fitness movement: GoodGym.

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Seven Priests Walk Into A Bar...

Submitted by SCM on Thu, 03/08/2017 - 10:33

Seven Priests walk into a bar... Liam Williams reflects on how we witness by what we wear. 

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Caring for our Common Home and Sharing in our Common Joys

Submitted by Ruth on Mon, 24/07/2017 - 15:02

Ellie Wilde reflects on her experience of the National Justice and Peace Network conference in Swanwick. The call to live simply and sustainably in the Pope's encyclical 'Laudato Si' resonates strongly with her own Quaker tradition's 'Simplicity Testimony'.

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Three Reasons Why Christians Must Reject the Idea that the UK is a ‘Christian Country’

Submitted by SCM on Mon, 26/06/2017 - 15:55

Some politicians believe that the UK is a 'Christian country'. Ruth Wilde, Faith in Action Project Worker, believes it's important for Christians to reject that idea.

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The Liberal and the Martyr

Submitted by SCM on Thu, 22/06/2017 - 12:26

Jonathan Murden, a student at Durham University, writes a personal reflection on Tim Farron's resignation.

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More in Common

Submitted by SCM on Thu, 22/06/2017 - 10:18

SCM Groups Worker, Lizzie Gawen, tells us about her experience of a 'Great Get Together' event in Birmingham and other inter-faith and community-building work she's been doing.

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Getting Together and Building Community

Submitted by SCM on Mon, 19/06/2017 - 14:35

SCM member, Emma Temple, writes about her experience of one of the 'Great Get Together' events on the weekend. 

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Brexit, Division and Social Cohesion: One Year On

Submitted by SCM on Wed, 14/06/2017 - 16:35

Douglas Board, the author of Time of Lies, guest blogs for SCM about why Christians should set to work creating encounters across divides and building a cohesive, empathetic society one year after the divisive Brexit vote. 

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A reflection on International Conscientious Objector Day

Submitted by SCM on Mon, 22/05/2017 - 11:14

SCM General Council member, Simone Ramacci, reflects on International Conscientious Objectors Day and what it means to be peacemakers. 

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An International Ban on Nuclear Weapons?

Submitted by Ruth on Mon, 15/05/2017 - 13:34

Faith in Action Project Worker, Ruth Wilde, shares her thoughts about the current negotiations at the UN to ban nuclear weapons. 

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