All blog posts in the 'Faith in Action' category

How my Faith Changed at University: Encountering the Love of God

Submitted by SCM on Tue, 25/04/2017 - 10:59

SCM member from South Korea, Jina Sung, explains how she encoutered the love of God in her church community at university in Aberystwyth.

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How my Faith Changed at University: Ecumenism and Diversity

Submitted by SCM on Wed, 19/04/2017 - 11:22

Gemma King blogs about her faith journey at university and how her experiences as a student have made her a more ecumenically-minded and politically-aware Christian. 

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No-one left behind, everyone respected : A reflection on Brexit

Submitted by Ruth on Mon, 03/04/2017 - 17:33

Faith in Action Project Worker, Ruth Wilde, finally tackles Brexit after a year of avoiding writing about it! She believes that there are many reasons for the vote to leave the EU, but we must now concentrate on putting into practice a belief in the instrinsic value of all people and all creation. 

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Malvern Science and Faith Weekend, and the Politics of Hope

Submitted by SCM on Tue, 28/03/2017 - 16:51

SCM member, Julian Wood, reports back from a weekend in the Malvern Hills, Worcestershire at the Malvern Science and Faith event.

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Vocation: a Summons to Live and Love

Submitted by SCM on Tue, 21/03/2017 - 09:31

SCM member, Lee Soo Tian, gets to the heart of what Timothy Radcliffe was saying in his keynote speech to the SCM Manchester Gathering. 

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Reflections from the Rainbow picket line

Submitted by SCM on Sun, 12/03/2017 - 22:04

Kenneth Wilkinson-Roberts reports back from the 'rainbow picket line' at the recent Church of England Synod.

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On refusing

Submitted by SCM on Thu, 09/02/2017 - 10:05

The way of Christ points to those farthest from the centres of power – and we must walk alongside them in resistance, says Kelly Colwell.

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Who Brings About Change?

Submitted by SCM on Mon, 06/02/2017 - 11:14

Andrew Topping from the University of Birmingham’s Methodist Society reflects on the process of social change, after a recent meeting with Gisela Stuart, MP for Birmingham Edgbaston.

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What on earth is going on in the US and what can we do?

Submitted by Ruth on Wed, 01/02/2017 - 15:27

Faith in Action Project Worker, Ruth Wilde, explores the actions of the Trump administration in the US and suggests ways we can constructively resist it.

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How nonviolent communication can build community

Submitted by SCM on Wed, 01/02/2017 - 10:49

Faith in Action Project Worker, Ruth, tells us about how using the simple but challenging methods of nonviolent communication can help build community and create space for transformation and reconciliation.

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