All blog posts in the 'Faith in Action' category

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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The European Inter-Faith Youth Network: Striving Towards a United Planet

Submitted by SCM on Wed, 18/01/2017 - 16:18

SCM member Amar Behera tells us what happened at the recent summit of the European Inter-Faith Youth Network and why interfaith work is so important. 

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Dealing with Depression at Christmas

Submitted by SCM on Tue, 20/12/2016 - 12:31

Catholic SCM member and former student Rhys McKavanagh, tells us how he deals with depression at Christmas time. 

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Holiday Hunger: What is it? How can your church respond?

Submitted by SCM on Mon, 19/12/2016 - 12:28

Hannah Widdows from MakeLunch tells us how churches can help to make sure children do not go hungry in the holidays.

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Welcoming Refugees in the Syrian Kitchen at All Hallows Church

Submitted by Ellis on Wed, 14/12/2016 - 11:14

In the midst of hostility towards refugees and asylum seekers, All Hallows Church in Leeds have welcomed refugees into their community. Revd Heston Groenewald explains how students have got involved, and the impact the project has had.

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How to spread the love and goodwill this Christmas!

Submitted by Ruth on Mon, 12/12/2016 - 11:45

Faith in Action Project Worker, Ruth Wilde, says that at the end of a tough year, we need more than ever to remain resolutely positive and to promote peace and cooperation. 

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Faith and Frontiers Today

Submitted by SCM on Tue, 15/11/2016 - 11:11

James Blackhall recaps a thought-provoking day at the recent ‘Faith and Frontiers Today’ event in Coventry, organised by Project Bonhoeffer

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