All blog posts in the 'Political' category

The Nashville Statement – A Transgender Christian Responds

Submitted by SCM on Wed, 20/09/2017 - 16:54

Alex Clare-Young responds to the Nashville Statement. 

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Building God’s Kingdom in Post-Election Britain – Part Two

Submitted by SCM on Mon, 19/06/2017 - 15:27

SCM partner Church Action on Poverty and SCM Friend Ann Barlow on the voices we must listen to as we seek to build God’s kingdom in post-election Britain

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Heeding the Call to Mercy in Post-Election Britain

Submitted by SCM on Mon, 19/06/2017 - 12:58

How faith, especially God’s call to be merciful, can inform our public and private lives in post-election Britain.

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Building God’s Kingdom in Post-Election Britain – Part One

Submitted by SCM on Wed, 14/06/2017 - 10:10

In the first part of a new series, we ask SCM friends, members and partner organisations to share their perspective on how we continue to build God’s kingdom in post-election Britain

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Impoverished Politics: How Income Inequality Affects Democracy and What We Can Do About It

Submitted by SCM on Wed, 07/06/2017 - 10:11

SCM member Nathan Olsen looks at the role poverty and inequality has to play in this General Election.

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Faith and the General Election

Submitted by SCM on Wed, 31/05/2017 - 10:24

We kick off a new series looking at the General Election 2017, sharing different perspectives from SCM members, students, Friends and partner organisations in the build-up to – and in the aftermath of – the vote on 8 June.

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When your team doesn’t win

Submitted by SCM on Wed, 31/05/2017 - 10:01

When we’re disappointed with the result of an election, how do we carry on building God’s kingdom?

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A Christian Perspective on the General Election

Submitted by SCM on Wed, 24/05/2017 - 12:35

What’s at stake in the General Election? SCM member James Blackhall gives his take as a Christian and political activist.

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Faith, Politics and Hope: What I Learned From The Launch of JPIT Yorkshire

Submitted by SCM on Mon, 13/03/2017 - 11:31

SCM Leeds member Nathan Olsen on the launch of JPIT Yorkshire and why it’s important to retain hope and a sense of mission when it comes to politics.

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The Summer I Met Martin Luther King Jr.

Submitted by Ellis on Mon, 16/01/2017 - 11:25

Today is Martin Luther King Jr. Day, commemorating the birthday of Dr King, who was born on 15 January 1929. We chat with former SCM member Revd Ian Whyte, who in 1964 had a surprise meeting with Dr King.

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