Alpha is a non-pressurised, fun and informative course. It is a place to share your thoughts and explore the meaning of life. The course is designed primarily for people who don’t go to church or who haven’t been to church in a long time and are interested in the Christian faith. However, it is also really useful for those who are Christians but would like to ‘go back to basics’.
The Alpha Course spread during the 1990s, initially in the UK and then internationally, as more and more churches and groups found it a helpful and informal way to discuss questions about the Christian faith.
There are now over 55,000 courses worldwide in 166 countries. Alpha is supported by all the major denominations.
The Alpha course is 12 weeks’ duration with week one being an introduction to the course.
We usually run 2 Alpha courses each year starting in January. One runs during an evening and one during a morning. For more information, please contact our Deacon Ellie Griffin via the Church office.