All blog posts in the 'Faith in Action' category

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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Foodcycle Interview

Submitted by Stephen on Fri, 17/04/2015 - 15:00

Check out Stephen's recent visit to his local Foodcycle Hub, where they are using surplus food to reach the physical and social needs of their neighbours.

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Well, duh!

Submitted by Jacque on Wed, 15/04/2015 - 11:11

Jacque reflects on the links between practising spirituality and mental health.

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Save The Date Cafe Interview

Submitted by Stephen on Tue, 14/04/2015 - 15:00

Faith In Action Intern Stephen invites you to visit a local cafe that's doing something very special with surplus food.

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Voting Isn't the Be-All and End-All of Politics

Submitted by Stephen on Thu, 09/04/2015 - 15:36

You have 28 days until you get to vote in the General Election. But political engagement can, and should be, part of our day to day lives. Stephen, Faith in Action intern, considers how we vote in day to day life.

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What's For Breakfast?

Submitted by Stephen on Mon, 16/03/2015 - 08:00

Today’s blogpost is a challenge for us all.
 
Take a long, hard look at your breakfast this morning.
 
What are you eating? Where has it come from? Whose hands has it gone through? How long is the chain between farm and fork, between soil and spoon? 
 
This is what I’m having for breakfast this morning:

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The Food Waste Fight Heads North

Submitted by Stephen on Mon, 09/03/2015 - 10:00

Royal Holloway's Food Recycling Scheme has set a precedent, and other universities are starting to follow...

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