All blog posts in the 'Reflections' category

Rach's Reflections - Intentional Chances of Encounter

Submitted by Rach Collins on Fri, 13/10/2017 - 10:58

Reflecting on chance encounters, being intentional and, because it’s Rach, trains.

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Rach's Diary - Welcome Week Everywhere!

Submitted by Rach Collins on Wed, 04/10/2017 - 16:49

More trains for Rach as she covers three welcome weeks, and updates the blog on what else has been going on.

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Rach's Diary - Freshers' in Manchester, the 2nd Edition

Submitted by Rach Collins on Wed, 27/09/2017 - 16:16

Another fortnight, another diary blog. What has Rach been up to for Manchester's Welcome week?

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The Power Within: Empowered, Encouraged, Enlightened.

Submitted by SCM on Wed, 20/09/2017 - 11:10

Soonaea Kang shares her story of faith. Content Warning: Abuse.

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Rach's Diary - On your marks

Submitted by Rach Collins on Wed, 13/09/2017 - 12:06

Year two starts with lots of preparation and more training.

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A Week In Silence

Submitted by SCM Leeds on Fri, 08/09/2017 - 15:05

A group from SCM Leeds recently visited the Taizé Community in France. Alice Healey shares her experience of the silent retreat that she participated in whilst there, and some things she learned along the way. 

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Rach's Reflection - Grounding

Submitted by Rach Collins on Thu, 07/09/2017 - 15:04

Rach searches for places she can be grounded.

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The Gospel and Safe Spaces

Submitted by Lisa_M on Thu, 07/09/2017 - 11:43

Are students 'precious snowflakes', who can't see beyond their campuses to the injustices in the world? Simone Ramacci responds to a Daily Mail article claiming that students are navel-gazing babies who only care about themselves.

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Rach's Diary - Last Blog of the Year!

Submitted by Rach Collins on Wed, 30/08/2017 - 12:51

Rach's last blog of the academic year; a chance to count trains and blogs, and a first chance to reflect on some of the exciting things that happened at Greenbelt 2017.

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Quakers and Language: Classically Christian or Distinctly Quaker?

Submitted by SCM on Mon, 21/08/2017 - 17:32

By Chloe Scaling, Theology and Religion student and President of Durham University Quaker Society

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