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20 ways to have fun for less

Submitted by SCM on Thu, 08/09/2011 - 12:38

Going back to or starting at university or college this September? Here are a few tips from students shared during an SCM session at Greenbelt called 'Life in all its fullness: Living creatively on a student budget'.

Proof that you can live generously, ethically and creatively, while still being sensible with your finances!

If you've got your own tips, stories or ideas, do share them in the comments section.

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Tea and notebook

In times of exam stress, drink tea (and other useful tips)

Submitted by SCM on Wed, 01/06/2011 - 16:58

SCM members share their tips for getting through exam season in one piece.

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Still Small Voice 10: Creating a Prayer Space

Submitted by SCM on Tue, 17/05/2011 - 10:25

Welcome to the 'Still Small Voice' blog series, a round up of blogs sharing approaches to prayer, suggesting ideas and thinking about how prayer and contemplation relates to action.

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Still Small Voice Prayer Trail (Part 3)

Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Wed, 23/03/2011 - 15:38

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Part 3 of the resources used in the Prayer Trail at SCM's conference..... feel free to adapt and use!

Springing up from the ground

Set up: Lollipop sticks stuck into plant pots or into the ground or gravel outside. Suggested verses to write on the sticks:

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Still Small Voice Prayer Trail (Part 2)

Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Thu, 17/03/2011 - 15:51

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Part 2 of the resources used in the Prayer Trail at SCM's conference.....

Beauty of the broken glass 

Set up: some glass beads scattered on the floor

A Jesuit Community Volunteer once said that living out his spirituality in the inner city meant that the challenge to find God in all things included the beauty of the broken glass.

If you mean to take that challenge seriously - to find beauty and God in what is broken - then take a bead from the ground and keep it somewhere to remind you of that challenge.

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Still Small Voice Prayer Trail (Part 1)

Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Thu, 10/03/2011 - 11:51

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Here are a few of the 'stations' used for the Still Small Voice prayer trail at conference this year. You are welcome to use them and adapt them for your own context. More coming soon....

Examination of Conscience

Set up: no equipment needed

Bring to mind the ways that you have practiced compassion, solidarity, peace and justice today, this week, this year.

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Still Small Voice 9: Living prayerfully

Submitted by SCM on Tue, 22/02/2011 - 17:34

Welcome to the 'Still Small Voice' blog series, a round up of blogs sharing approaches to prayer, suggesting ideas and thinking about how prayer and contemplation relates to action.

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Still Small Voice 8: Drumming as Prayer

Submitted by SCM on Fri, 18/02/2011 - 11:32

Welcome to the 'Still Small Voice' blog series, a round up of blogs sharing approaches to prayer, suggesting ideas and thinking about how prayer and contemplation relates to action.

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Still Small Voice 7: Where is my church?

Submitted by SCM on Mon, 07/02/2011 - 12:41

Welcome to the 'Still Small Voice' blog series, a round up of blogs sharing approaches to prayer, suggesting ideas and thinking about how prayer and contemplation relates to action.

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Still Small Voice 6: How to prepare a liturgy

Submitted by SCM on Wed, 26/01/2011 - 12:02

Welcome to the 'Still Small Voice' blog series, a round up of blogs sharing approaches to prayer, suggesting ideas and thinking about how prayer and contemplation relates to action.

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