Is Alpha for me?
Alpha is a safe place, and all are welcome. Millions of people have attended Alpha course from all backgrounds, religions and diverse views. We create a non-judgmental and open environment where it’s easy for anyone who is atheist, skeptic, or just curious about faith to explore questions of life with new friends. Participants come to investigate questions about the existence of God, the purpose of life, and the claims of Jesus.
How much does it cost?
Alpha is free to attend – the cost is 2 hours of your time each week.
Dates and Times:
Sunday evenings 6-8pm starting February 4th until April 21st, except March 31st due to Easter
What can I expect?
Each week we will follow a similar format
6:00 pm: WELCOME and DINNER - Get to meet new people, make new friends, and enjoy a meal together over casual conversation!
6:45 pm: WATCH - Small film with big ideas
7:15 pm: DISCUSS - At your table your host will lead a conversation where you can share your thoughts on faith and life and hear from others. You are free to say whatever you like, or as little as you like and listen to the views of others.
8:00 pm: WRAP - Until next week
What is discussed?
Over the 11 weeks of the Alpha, participants explore the following topics:
- Is there more to life than this?
- Who is Jesus?
- Why did Jesus die?
- How can we have faith?
- Why and how do I pray?
- Why and how should I read the Bible?
- How does God guide us?
- Who is the Holy Spirit?
- How can I resist evil?
- Why and how should I tell others?
- Does God heal today?
- What’s the purpose of church?