Blogs

Statement on Students During COVID-19

By Emma on 2 Oct 2020

A statement from SCM's General Council in response to the student living situation under COVID-19.

Given recent news of COVID-19 outbreaks in student accommodation at 30 universities, SCM feels it is important to bring to attention the situation students are facing as they return to university.  

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Movement 162: Revolutionary Gardening

By Movement Magazine on 17 Sep 2020

Josh Grear reflects on the revolutionary act of growing food in a world where our food systems have become bound up with oppressive global power structures. For the full article, head to Movement issue 162.

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Movement 162: Blackness, Queerness, and the Missio Dei

By Movement Magazine on 17 Sep 2020

Augustine Ihm reflects on the intersection of his identities as a Black, Queer, Christian. To read the full article, see Movement issue 162.

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Movement 162 Interview: Adriaan Van Klinken

By Movement Magazine on 17 Sep 2020

Adriaan Van Klinken was interviewed by SCM member Josh House for the upcoming issue of Movement. In this excerpt Adriaan reflects on his conservative upbringing, and coming to terms with his identity as a gay christian. For the full interview, see Movement issue 162.

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Rach’s Reflection: One Last Time

By Rach Collins on 6 Aug 2020

Rach reflects as she prepares to leave SCM after four years as the Regional Development Worker in the North West. 

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Anxious about the Climate Emergency?

By SCM on 4 Aug 2020

Jo Musker-Sherwood, Director of climate lobby specialists Hope for the Future, explores how to combat eco-anxiety as climate issues are exacerbated.

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Should I Stay or Should I Go? Activism in Exile

By SCM on 30 Jul 2020

Nathan explores how we can balance being safe in a pandemic with pursuing justice through the example of the lives of Tillich and Bonhoeffer.

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Sending Your Students Well

By NaomiNixon on 23 Jul 2020

When you buy an SCM Gift Membership for a student the excitement and anticipation of the welcome pack and the years to come with SCM will (hopefully!) be a joy and delight to them, but in case you want to bless them even further here are a few ideas!

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Exile As Opportunity: The Fringes and Hidden Corners of the Church

By SCM on 15 Jul 2020

Shanika reflects on the opportunity that lockdown brings to include those on the fringes of the church.

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Black Grief

By SCM on 9 Jun 2020

Yordanos reflects on the grief of being Black in a society that was built to oppress you.

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