Category: CHURCH ACTION

CHURCH ACTION Extinction and the Empty Case

There is an empty glass case at the centre of the Manchester Museum of natural history. Surrounded by a cornucopia of stuffed animals and a suspended whale skeleton, the empty case invites the visitor to...

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CHURCH ACTION Extinction and Biodiversity: Public Panel Discussion

Extinction is a big and sometimes overwhelming topic. It’s hard to get our brains around the scope of extinction in geological time, and to make sense of human responsibility in the present. Does God will...

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CHURCH ACTION Send us your applications for Scientists in Congregations 

We are now accepting applications for Scientists in Congregations projects for 2024-25.  We have eight grants available of up to £10,000 each for churches and church partnerships in the UK and the Republic of Ireland. We...

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CHURCH ACTION BAPTIST UNION ENVIRONMENT NETWORK LAUNCHES ‘GOD SAW THAT IT WAS...

“God Saw That It Was Good” is a collaboration between BUEN – the Baptist Union Environment Network – and The Fuelcast. They have been made possible by a grant from ECLAS’ Scientists in Congregations programme....

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CHURCH ACTION Care of the environment as mission

The Rt Revd Dr Richard Cheetham, ECLAS Co-Director for Global Engagement and former Bishop of Kingston, reflects on ECLAS’s online Climate Cathedral exhibition. I was very pleased indeed that the Gaia exhibition was in Southwark...

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CHURCH ACTION Faith in Mind: Science, Faith and Mental Health

Rebekah Allon-Smith writes about the impact of the Faith in Mind project at Sunderland Connect Network, one of the 2022 Scientists in Congregations award recipients. The Faith in Mind project involved church members from 13...

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CHURCH ACTION NEW FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES FOR CHURCHES

  We are delighted to announce that, following the ECLAS project’s new funding, we will provide a new round of grants through our Scientists in Congregations programme. The SiC programme has funded 56 unique science...

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CHURCH ACTION SCIENCE IN THE SANCTUARY

This is a guest news post from Trevor Thorn. Trevor is a Licenced Lay Minister in Ely Diocese, and in 2018 he was made a Visiting Scholar at St John’s College, Durham to develop a...

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