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More in Common

Submitted by SCM on Thu, 22/06/2017 - 10:18

SCM Groups Worker, Lizzie Gawen, tells us about her experience of a 'Great Get Together' event in Birmingham and other inter-faith and community-building work she's been doing.

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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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Getting Together and Building Community

Submitted by SCM on Mon, 19/06/2017 - 14:35

SCM member, Emma Temple, writes about her experience of one of the 'Great Get Together' events on the weekend. 

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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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Rach's Diary - Here, There and Everywhere!

Submitted by Rach Collins on Fri, 16/06/2017 - 10:52

In the past they were called Travelling Secretaries, now as the Regional Worker, Rach has been all over the place.

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Brexit, Division and Social Cohesion: One Year On

Submitted by SCM on Wed, 14/06/2017 - 16:35

Douglas Board, the author of Time of Lies, guest blogs for SCM about why Christians should set to work creating encounters across divides and building a cohesive, empathetic society one year after the divisive Brexit vote. 

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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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Ask a Theologian: Submit Your Questions to Sarah Thompson

Submitted by Ruth on Wed, 07/06/2017 - 18:00

On Thursday the 22nd June, we’re hosting the second in a series of Facebook Live events called ‘Ask a Theologian’. It’s your chance to quiz a number of theologians on the big (and small) questions of life, faith and society. This time, we have the executive director of Christian Peacemaker Teams, Sarah Thompson, joining us. Submit your questions now!

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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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What Makes a Good Leader?

Submitted by SCM on Mon, 05/06/2017 - 12:35

Good leadership involves striking a fine balance between listening and doing, working tirelessly and enjoying rest.

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