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A New Partnership: Iona Community and SCM

21 Apr 2021

6:15am. It is just getting light outside. Ahead of us is a 7-hour drive North, 2 ferries and a drive across an island.

Several months before this day, we were on a walk talking about Christian communities and what they can offer young adults. We talked of how justice and faith...

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Why You Should Stand for General Council

24 Mar 2021

It’s nearly time for our AGM, which is your chance to stand for election to our General Council (GC). GC is the student body of trustees and representatives who run SCM, make our strategic decisions, and have oversight of ournational charity. Some of our current GC members have shared with us...

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SCM Statement on Nuclear Weapons

18 Mar 2021

Following the announcement of new plans to increase potential for nuclear weapons by the UK government, the General Council of the Student Christian Movement have issued the following statement:

"The UK government has announced plans to allow for the expansion of the Trident nuclear...

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Stand for election to General Council 2021

16 Mar 2021
Are you passionate about the work of SCM? Do you want an opportunity to develop your skills? 
Stand for election to General Council!

As a student-led movement, the views of our members are at the heart of everything that we do. ...

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Our Ongoing Response to COVID-19

11 Dec 2020

As news of the vaccine circulates and a hopeful end to the COVID-19 pandemic is in sight we wanted to give you a quick update on SCM’s ongoing response. 

SCM Online, which we started back in March as a response to the pandemic,...

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A response to the Church of England’s ‘Living in Love and Faith’ resources

9 Nov 2020

Following the Church of England’s recent publication of resources on gender and sexuality, the Student Christian Movement reaffirm our core values of seeking justice and celebrating diversity. In this context, this...

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SCM Statement on Child Hunger

23 Oct 2020

Seeking justice is one of SCM’s core aims. We are a movement who value putting faith into action to seek a more just world, hoping to see the Kingdom of God built on Earth.

So we must express our anger at the government for voting against providing funding to feed children during school...

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Statement on Students During COVID-19

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...

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Annual General Meeting 2020

6 Apr 2020

The Annual General Meeting for the Student Christian Movement happened on Sunday 8th March 2020 at the Pioneer Centre near Kidderminster as part of the 'Known By Name' National Gathering. 

Reports on the last year were recieved from General Council and the staff team in a range of formats...

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SCM: Our Response to COVID-19

24 Mar 2020

During these difficult weeks we have three priorities we want to share - Safety, Comfort and Creativity.

Safety: First and foremost, we want to look after each other. The SCM staff are all working from home in physical isolation, although they continue to be fully engaged in working for...

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