All blog posts in the 'Faith in Action' category

Story of Vocation

Submitted by SCM on Tue, 08/05/2018 - 12:06

Shanika, an SCM member, shares her experience of vocation and what it has come to mean for her. 

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Let’s make 2018 the year to End Hunger in the UK!

Submitted by SCM on Wed, 20/12/2017 - 14:51

Liam Purcell from SCM's campaign partner Church Action on Poverty tells us of his hopes and plans for 2018, and what SCM students can do to help end hunger in the UK!

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Zimbabwe: Coup/Not a Coup

Submitted by SCM on Mon, 11/12/2017 - 14:44

Nellia Mazarura, Zimbabwean student at Northampton University, tells of the frightening experience of leaving her home country to study in the UK, while her loved ones were living in an increasingly dangerous, unstable situation. 

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Joy in Enough: Economics for People and Planet

Submitted by SCM on Mon, 04/12/2017 - 11:51

SCM member and postgrad student, Adam Spiers, tells us about the recent Joy in Enough 'big workshop' in Sheffield.

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Many trans people are in danger for their lives, and some Christians don't help

Submitted by SCM on Tue, 28/11/2017 - 17:28

Tina Beardsley writes about the recent hostility towards trans people and parents of trans children in the media.

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Sexual Predators, #metoo and #churchtoo

Submitted by SCM on Wed, 22/11/2017 - 17:05

Faith in Action Project Worker, Ruth Wilde, writes about the viral social media hashtag #metoo and how the new hashtag #churchtoo is exposing the problems of abuse in the churches.

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Durham SCM Groups: Building Inclusive Faith Communities in the North East

Submitted by SCM on Wed, 22/11/2017 - 10:17

Alex Akhurst - Anglican Representative for Durham Joint Anglican and Methodist Society – gives an update on what his SCM group has been up to this term, including a summary of their recent panel event with Inclusive Church.

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The Strength to Remain (A Blog for Black History Month)

Submitted by SCM on Wed, 25/10/2017 - 17:23

Bishop Dr. Delroy Hall writes in this Black History Month guest blog that black people still have much injustice to worry about in society, but despite everything, still find ways to thrive.

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Loving the earth means being good stewards of creation

Submitted by SCM on Wed, 25/10/2017 - 15:20

Ellen Lesser, MA student at Exeter University, writes about what loving the earth means for her.

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Jesus and Guns

Submitted by SCM on Mon, 16/10/2017 - 16:51

American Mennonite Pastor, Mike Nimz, writes about why he believes Jesus and guns should never be put together. 

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