All blog posts in the 'Faith in Action' category

Why are we campaigning for refugees?

Submitted by Ruth on Tue, 24/11/2015 - 11:49

Our members have spoken and they want to focus our campaigning on supporting and welcoming refugees. Faith in Action Project Worker, Ruth, shares her thoughts on why this campaign matters.

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How faith helps activism

Submitted by Ruth on Wed, 04/11/2015 - 11:01

Making a difference in the world is about small steps – and our faith and spirituality can support our activism. Faith in Action worker Ruth reflects on the importance of these things following a workshop at the recent SCM gathering in Edinburgh.

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Broader, bigger and more participatory democracy

Submitted by Ruth on Wed, 14/10/2015 - 15:47

Ruth Wilde reflects on why she thinks representative democracy fails democratically and what a better democracy looks like.

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SCM at the 'Stop DSEI' Day of Action

Submitted by SCM on Wed, 23/09/2015 - 10:05

SCM's Emma Temple reflects on the 'Stop DSEI' Day of Action.

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Being a Place of Welcome

Submitted by Ruth on Thu, 10/09/2015 - 15:38

Faith in Action Project Worker, Ruth Wilde, looks at the interlocking problems of the arms trade and the refugee crisis and calls on Christian students to challenge dehumanising language.

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Putting Faith into Action

Submitted by Ruth on Mon, 17/08/2015 - 16:19

Ruth Wilde is our new Faith in Action Project Worker. Here she talks about what Faith in Action means to her and why it's important for Christians.

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How To Deal With Sorrow

Submitted by Stephen on Tue, 14/07/2015 - 11:44

As Stephen's Faith In Action internship draws to a close, he reflects on how to deal with the sorrow that injustice causes.

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Moral Adventure vs Spontaneous Obedience

Submitted by Stephen on Thu, 18/06/2015 - 14:23

Throughout the Faith in Action project, Stephen has been seeking wisdom from the writings of Dietrich Bonhoeffer. Here he considers how faith and obedience are intertwined.

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We're joining the fight on food waste!

Submitted by SCM on Thu, 21/05/2015 - 10:00

Andrew Topping of Birmingham Methodist Society shares why MethSoc are joining the fight on food waste.

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Tesco Troubles

Submitted by Stephen on Thu, 30/04/2015 - 09:53

The British public has voted 'no confidence' in Tesco. The question remains; who are we voting confidence in? Faith in Action Intern Stephen investigates.

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