All blog posts in the 'Faith in Action' category

After the Trident Vote in Parliament: What Next?

Submitted by SCM on Thu, 18/08/2016 - 18:31

Laurence Hall, PhD student at the University of Essex, reflects from a Quaker perspective on the recent vote by the UK parliament to renew the nuclear deterrent Trident.

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Why the church needs to move beyond growth

Submitted by Ruth on Mon, 15/08/2016 - 16:12

SCM member and Unitarian Robin Hanford reflects on the church's obsession with growth.

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Why you need to go to church this Sunday

Submitted by Ruth on Mon, 08/08/2016 - 15:39

SCM member and Unitarian Robin Hanford reflects on the recent murder of a Catholic priest in France and encourages us all to go to church this week.

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Healing Divisions: Life Post-Brexit

Submitted by Ruth on Thu, 21/07/2016 - 16:57

Alex Taylor, SCM member from Holy Trinity Students in Aberystwyth, reflects on life in the UK post-Brexit.

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Why use gender-inclusive language?

Submitted by Ruth on Wed, 13/07/2016 - 17:36

Ruth explores why it's important to use gender-inclusive language in worship, with help from Professor Adrian Thatcher.

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Leaning Towards Love: A Reflection on Orlando

Submitted by Ruth on Fri, 17/06/2016 - 16:20

SCM member Ellie Wilde reflects on the recent shootings in Orlando from an LGBT Christian perspective. 

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Truth, democracy and the EU Referendum

Submitted by Ruth on Thu, 16/06/2016 - 10:51

Our Faith in Action Project Worker, Ruth, asks 'When the truth is hidden from people, can there be real democracy?'

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Helping refugees is crucial to our faith

Submitted by Ruth on Thu, 12/05/2016 - 12:36

Exeter MethAng Society member Adam Spiers tells us why he thinks the Bible is clear on how we should treat refugees.

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Universal Basic Income: the Kingdom idea whose time has come

Submitted by Ruth on Fri, 15/04/2016 - 16:29

Ruth Wilde looks at the Universal Basic Income and tells us why she thinks it is a 'Kingdom idea whose time has come'.

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Defending the Stranger

Submitted by SCM on Mon, 21/03/2016 - 10:39

For the sake of our society, and for the sake of all those fleeing war and persecution, we must welcome refugees and asylum seekers in this country, says Ben Atkinson, who was part of SCM’s refugees campaign day of action in Birmingham.

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