Student Christian Movement of India

SCMI, is one of the oldest youth ecumenical organizations of University students in India, formed in 1912. It is a students’ movement with Christian ethos which maintains a fellowship of students, teachers and senior friends with commitments to translate Christian Faith into action through contemporizing faith in Jesus Christ by discerning critically the signs of times.

21/05/2017 08:12 PM
Inauguration of New unit
On the 29th April 2017, A new SCMI unit was inaugurated at Presbyterian English School, KhawzawlVengther, ChamphaiDist, Mizoram. The unit was formed in collaboration with the community around the school. The program was attended by various NGO leaders and thecommunityleaders … Continue reading

04/05/2017 03:43 PM
On the 8th April, 2017, we inaugurated the Bhoirymbong Unit in Ri Bhoi district Meghalaya. This is the first unit established in the district and has been an important center to reach out to the youth and villages in and … Continue reading

04/05/2017 12:42 PM
A four days SCM-NEI Regional Annual Camp was conducted in Manipur from 17th April to 20th April 2017 on “Cross the bridge between exclusion and experience”. There were various programs and activities which bring out cultural consciousness and spiritual awakening … Continue reading

06/04/2017 11:15 AM
Blooming Buds’17
SCM Programme Centre and St. Mary’s Jnanodaya English School jointly organized Three Day Personality Enrichment Programme Blooming Buds’17 on March 27- 29. H. G Paulose Mor Ireneous Metropolitan inaugurate the programme. Fr. Aneesh Kavungumpillil, Mr. Babu Joseph, Mr. Shobi, Mr. … Continue reading

04/04/2017 11:50 AM
Towards a Cross-Cultural Learning: Student Exchange Programme of ESG-Bonn (SCM Germany) to SCM India
Fourteen students accompanied by student moderator Rev. Michael Pues from SCM/ESG Bonn and a senior friend from the National office of SCM Germany visited India as part of their cultural exchange programme from 7th to 19th March 2017 on the … Continue reading

04/04/2017 11:21 AM
YMCA/SCM Japan visit SCMI Bangalore
From 24th to 26th February members of YMCA/SCM Japan visited SCMI in Bangalore as part of India study tour to strengthen the relationship between the 2 organizations. After the welcome by Mr. Inbaraj Jeyakumar and the introduction, Honorary Treasurer Dr. … Continue reading

24/03/2017 05:36 PM
Karnataka Regional-Fellowship Programme
The Karnataka Region had a Regional-Fellowship Programme which was held in Gulbarga between 22nd to 24th February, 2017. The theme for this programme was “Secularism versus Communalism: Challenges for Student Community”.The first day started with an inaugural worship service in … Continue reading

24/03/2017 05:20 PM
National Level Leadership Training Camp
The National Level Leadership Training Camp was held on 12th to 15th January 2017 at Pastoral Centre, Kunjla, Khunti, and Ranchi. 150 students and senior friends attended the camp. The camp began with the Inaugural worship and introduction about the … Continue reading

18/03/2017 11:43 AM
International Women’s Day Workshop “Be No Longer Silent Bearers”
The 3-day International Women’s Day Workshop was held at the SCM House, Bangalore from 7 – 9 March 2017. The Women’s Program brought together a broad range of student participants from different Regions (States) of India. Mr. Inbaraj Jeyakumar, General … Continue reading

06/03/2017 01:17 PM
SCMI-STN Region organized Fellowship program on 10th_12th of February, 2017 on Communalism, Peace & Ecumenism” at Shalom Garden, Manikandam Union office, Trichy. The program started by inaugural worship done by the students. Later student’s representatives from each college lighted the … Continue reading

01/03/2017 12:18 PM
Gender sensitization training for security guards
Gender sensitization training for security guards was conducted on 9th Feb., 2017 from Gender & Social Justice Desk. Human Rights defender Mr. Manohar and activist Ms. Brinda Adige were the resource persons for the seminar. Manohar took the first session … Continue reading

01/03/2017 11:52 AM
Fellowship Programme- North Tamilnadu ” Communalism issues in India”
North Tamilnadu region organized a regional fellowship programme on the theme “communalism issues in India” on 4th Feb to 6th Feb at Paripurna centre, ICSA, Manapakkam. Fellowship student from C.S.I Ewart Women’s Christian college, Melrosapurm and C.S.I Bishop Newbigin College … Continue reading

01/03/2017 10:20 AM
Fellowship Program 2017 on “Youth Arise and Defeat Communalism”
SCM-North West Region organized regional fellowship program on theme “Youth Arise & Defeat Communalism” from 17th -19thFeb, 2017 in Centre for Dalit Right, Jaipur. The program began with lighting the lamp and tribute to Ambedkar’s portrait. Keynote address delivered by … Continue reading

27/02/2017 04:40 PM
Writers’ Workshop
Writers’ Workshop on the theme “Prophetic Writing” jointly organized by Student Christian Movement India and Board of Theological Test Book Program of South Asia conducted from 16th to 18th of February 2017 at SCM Center, Bangalore. The program started with … Continue reading

27/02/2017 03:13 PM
“Speak English Easily and Capacity Building Program”
On 11th February 2017 Kharagpur SCMI Unit and Oasis Foundation Jointly organised “Speak English Easily and Capacity Building Program” . Mrs. Vijaya Lakshmi Sam, Assistant professor of School of Arts and Humanities, REVA University Bangalore took interactive session on speak … Continue reading

27/02/2017 12:19 PM
Closing Ceremony on the theme “Social Justice”
Serampore College SCMI Unit organised Closing Ceremony on the theme “Social Justice” for the Academic year 2016-2017 on the 20th February 2017, 4.30 pm to 5.30pm at CLRC hall. This program was organised to observe “World Day of Social Justice”. … Continue reading

27/02/2017 11:50 AM
SCMI and IAPCHE jointly organised Faculty Enrichment program on 5th to 8th February 2017 at SCEPTRE, Kolkata. Thirty three participants came to attend this programme from different colleges of India. Dr. Geoff Beach and Dr. Andrew Smith spoke on the … Continue reading

27/02/2017 10:56 AM
“Bishop’s College SCMI Unit organised SCMI Sunday on 12th February 2017 on the theme “Demonetization” For this we invited other colleges, Churches and Institutions to take part in different competitions like, Skit, Debate and Collage on the theme. All the … Continue reading

13/02/2017 11:27 AM
Equality for Justice
On 10th February, 2017 SCMI –St.Paul unit, Rajamahderavarm organized a program on “Equality for Justice”. The program began with the welcome speech by Mr. Martin, Senior Friend. Then program secretary gave a brief introduction about SCMI Aims and Basis. And … Continue reading

13/02/2017 10:43 AM
Protest Rally
SCMI-Telugu Region participated in the Protest Rally with the public, students, civic, political patries, Dalit groups and Christian Movements. On 31st Jan 2017 at Ambedkar Bhavan, Guntur. The rally was support of “Justice for Rohit Vemula: Solidarity Rally” from Ambedkar … Continue reading

13/02/2017 10:06 AM
Creative Night conducted by SCMI (CBS Unit)
</a The CBS Unit of SCMI proudly conducted, Creative Night on 26th January 2017, based on the theme ‘STRINGS’. The program was a great success as four different teams of Students and Lecturers, contested in five different competitions. The competitions … Continue reading

28/01/2017 09:56 AM
National Level Fellowship Mentors’ Meeting
The national level mentors’ meeting of SCMI Fellowship desk was held from 20th and 21th Jan 2017, at SCM house in Bangalore. 12 staff advisers and fellowship mentors have participated in this meeting with the purpose of sharing their experiences … Continue reading

27/01/2017 10:48 AM
Student Christian Movement North East India, L. Khengjang local unit of Manipur on 9th January 2017, celebrated Youth Day on the theme “Youth:It is the time”. Mr. Lhunkhohao was the Chief Guest. He expressed the needs of youth to know … Continue reading

25/01/2017 03:09 PM
Every year around the world 10th of December is observed as Human Rights Day. SCMI was no exception. This year they organized a three days workshop on the theme: ‘Stand up for someone’s Rights’ from 9th to 11th December 2016 … Continue reading

08/12/2016 05:31 PM
Rally cum Candlelight Vigil
On 6th December 2016 SCMI participated in a Rally, organized by People’s Movement for Protection of the Constitution, from State Bank of Mysore, Majestic to Vidhana Soudha and assembled around Dr. B. R. Ambedkar’s statue with candle light vigil. With … Continue reading

05/12/2016 03:01 PM
500 Years of Reformation
In the view of 500th Anniversary of Reformation (to be held in 2017), SCMI unit, Master’s College of Theology, Visakhapatnam organized a program on 20th November 2016 on the theme: 500 Years of Reformation. The program began with worship led … Continue reading

05/12/2016 10:55 AM
World Aids Day
Serampore College SCMI Unit organised a rally on World Aids Day on 1st December 2016. After prayer and short speech on HIV/AIDS by Dr. Temjen Imchen, the rally began from Serampore College campus towards Maniktalla then on to Battalla, #8, … Continue reading

17/11/2016 04:43 PM
Inauguration of Fellowship Program at CCM-Uppada Unit
Fellowship Program of Student Christian Movement of India was inaugurated at Coastal Christian Movement, Uppada on 24th October 2016 for the students who are studying various bachelor courses in different colleges nearby. The inauguration program was led by Rev. Samarpana … Continue reading

17/11/2016 12:46 PM
Climate Change and Global Warming
Three days regional workshop on the theme: “Climate Change and Global Warming” was organized by Andhra & Telangana region from 21st to 23rd July 2016 at Master’s College of Theology (MCT). Delegates were invited from different units of Andhra and … Continue reading

16/11/2016 05:33 PM
Reformation – Today’s Challenges
SCMI-Andhra Region conducted a program on “Reformation-Today’s Challenges” in N.M.L. Church, Rajahmundry on 5th November 2016. Led by Rajahmundry town unit secretary Mr. Surya Babu, the program began with prayer by P. Raja and followed by choir from SCMI students. … Continue reading

16/11/2016 05:08 PM
Free Medical Camp
Serampore College SCMI Unit organized Free Medical Camp jointly with Kerala Christian Ecumenical Fellowship on 19th October 2016, co-sponsored and conducted by Janata Medical Service, Kolkata. Mr. Romit and Ms. Deepshika led Praise and Worship and taught action songs to … Continue reading

03/11/2016 01:04 PM
Reformation – Liberation to Our Society
SCMI- Andhra Region celebrated Reformation Day on 31st October 2016 at Rajahmundry town unit. The Reformation tradition and its 500th anniversary that will be observed globally in October 2017 was introduced. In preparation to observe the historic event, SCMI students … Continue reading

25/10/2016 10:56 AM
Time for Creation
G.Udayagiri Unit conducted a program in observation of Time for Creation in G.Udayagiri CNI church at Gudripori Mission Compound, Kandhamal district, Odisha in the month of August 2016. Around 100 students, Diocesan authorities, Area Superintendent of G.Udayagiri Pastorate Union and … Continue reading

20/10/2016 12:43 PM
Towards Just and Inclusive Communities: Visions and Voices of Tribals & Adivasis
In observation of the first Sunday of August as Tribal and Adivasi Sunday, SCMI Telangana region organized a programme on August 7th, 2016 with the theme: “Towards Just and Inclusive Communities: Visions and Voices of Tribals & Adivasis”. This meet … Continue reading

17/10/2016 05:24 PM
Consultation on “Biblical understanding of Globalization”
SCMI-Telugu region conducted one day consultation on the theme “Biblical Understanding of Globalization” in CBC Church, Kotipali unit, Amalapuram. The program began with prayer by senior friend, Mr. K. Immanuel. It was followed by ice breaking session and introduction of … Continue reading

17/10/2016 12:51 PM
SCM-NWI Area Committee Meeting
The SCM-NWI Regional Committee Meeting was held on 5th of August 2016 at NCCI office, New Delhi. Mr. Samuel Jayakumar (Delhi), Dr. Samuel Gill (Punjab) and Rev. David D. Singh (Rajasthan) participated in the meeting. They advised and shared their … Continue reading

14/10/2016 06:54 PM
Faith in Action – 500 Years of the Reformation: Impacts and Challenges
The XVII Biennial Conference of SCMI was held between 30th September and 4th October 2016 at CSI Retreat Centre, Kodaikanal on the theme ‘Faith in Action – 500 Years of the Reformation: Impacts and Challenges’. In view of the 500th … Continue reading

14/10/2016 03:08 PM
Opportunities for Young People to serve the Ecumenical Movement @ Student Christian Movement of India
Applications are invited for the following posts: 1. Coordinator for Dalit Women Resource Centre 2. Programme Secretary for Mid India region 3. Programme Secretary for Western India region 4. Programme Secretary for North East India Zone II – based in … Continue reading

28/09/2016 10:30 AM
Area Committee – 2016
The annual Area Committee of Kerala SCM was held on September 16th and 17th at SCM Programme Centre, Thiruvananthapuram. Unit representatives and delegates assembled at SCM Centre on 16th Friday. The pre-area committee sessions started at 2.30 pm with a … Continue reading

26/09/2016 02:45 PM
Unit inauguration cum Membership program
SCMI-Andhra Region, on the 5th September 2016, was able to re-establish Rajahmundry town unit at St. Paul’s Church, Rajahmundry. Mr. Sundar, one of the most active SCMI senior friends and student vice chairperson of his time, addressed the gathering. It … Continue reading

26/09/2016 12:25 PM
Lending Hands
SCMI-NEI Zone III, Kalashahar town unit, Tripura organized social work on 25th August 2016 in which student members along with senior friends and program secretary of NEI Zone III region participated by lending their hands to build an adjacent veranda … Continue reading

26/09/2016 11:01 AM
Rajahmundry Unit Secretaries Gathering
SCMI Rajahmundry unit in Andhra Region organized a gathering for the unit secretaries and students on 8th August 2016 at Arts College Ground. Mr. Raja (Rohit Vemula’s brother from Hyderabad) addressed the gathering which began with introduction of student unit … Continue reading

20/09/2016 03:01 PM
Unit Inauguration Program cum Seminar on Human Rights
CSI Arts and Science College organized Inauguration program for the academic year 2016-17 as well as Seminar on Human Rights. The Inauguration program which marks the reopening of activities for the new academic year is also an orientation about SCMI … Continue reading

12/09/2016 12:31 PM
New Unit Inauguration at Jiribam, Manipur
SCMI-NEI Zone III, on the 7th September 2016, was able to establish a new town unit at Jiribam, Manipur (village name: B. Huoveng). Jiribam is a place in the border of Manipur and Assam. After frequent visits to the place … Continue reading