All blog posts in the 'Faith in Action' category


Submitted by Jacque on Wed, 22/10/2014 - 11:26

How could we improve the welcome we offer - individually and collectively? Faith in Action intern Jacque shares her experience and offers some advice.

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Submitted by Stephen on Tue, 21/10/2014 - 23:18

As Russell Brand's new book Revolution hits shelves this week, Stephen considers what it might really take to see a major change in society.

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To be consoled

Submitted by Jacque on Thu, 09/10/2014 - 16:24

On Mental Health Day 2014, Jacque reflects on how the church could change to support people suffering from mental health problems.

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Forage against the Machine

Submitted by Stephen on Thu, 02/10/2014 - 15:22

Stephen, one of our Faith in Action interns, explores how foraging for food can help relieve pressure on the food retail industry, even in the inner-city.

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How (Bonhoeffer)

Submitted by Jacque on Thu, 02/10/2014 - 12:08

Prayer and action go hand in hand - Faith in Action intern Jacque reflects on Bonhoeffer's thoughts about how we can make a difference.

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Bucket list

Submitted by Jacque on Thu, 25/09/2014 - 11:39

A few months ago I started writing a bucket list. It’s an ongoing task, and I’ve been surprised how much of an impact it’s made on me already. Silly things I want to do at some point, have suddenly jumped the life priority queue, because if I don’t start now, when will I? 'I’d love to learn German someday' turned into an app downloaded (Duolingo if you’re interested) and spending a few minutes a day learning.

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Praying Station

Submitted by Jacque on Fri, 19/09/2014 - 13:23

Rooting everything we do in prayer is a simple way to put our faith into action, says Jacque.

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Stephen Talks Bananas: Part Two

Submitted by Stephen on Wed, 17/09/2014 - 13:45

In the second part of Stephen's blog on surplus food, he reflects on bananas, dinner parties, and the global economy.

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Thoughts that resonate (Diversity with division)

Submitted by Jacque on Tue, 16/09/2014 - 20:52

Jacque reflects on why diversity matters and how we can learn from our differences.

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Stephen Talks Bananas: Part One

Submitted by Stephen on Thu, 11/09/2014 - 15:08

In a world of smartphones, are we really that smart? Faith in Action intern Stephen proposes the importance of wisdom in our modern society in the first of a two-part blog about surplus food.

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