Try The Alpha Course this fall on Thursday nights, September 19–November 21, 6:30-8:30 pm. Alpha is a worldwide Christian discovery program which originated in England and has now been offered in 169 countries in 112 different languages.

  • WHAT IS ALPHA? An opportunity to explore life and the Christian faith in a friendly, open and informal environment.
  • WHAT HAPPENS AT ALPHA?  We enjoy a meal, hear a short talk, and discuss. We are free to agree or disagree; all questions, all opinions welcome.
  • WHO IS ALPHA FOR? Everyone! Especially people with questions.
  • CAN I SIGN UP ON A TRIAL BASIS? Absolutely!  Come the first few nights and see if it’s for you.
  • IS THERE CHILDCARE? Yes—if you inform us in advance.
  • WHAT IS THE COST? Alpha is free, though you may donate towards supper and materials.

Evening Format

  • 6:30pm - Light Supper
  • 7:00pm - Engaging Talk
  • 7:45 - Small Groups
  • 8:30 - Prompt Finish

Questions? Contact Lorrie Walker:

Sign Up using the form at the bottom.

What People are Saying

Positive! Alpha opened me up to other people, to the church and to Christ.
Alpha brought things into perspective for me.
I've been looking for a course like Alpha all my life, but I didn't know it.
Alpha was exciting. I learned so much and feel more confident in my relationship with Jesus.
It was electric, bringing meaning to life and answering questions about what we all struggle with. My family life and relationships have changed.

Schedule Fall 2019

Week 1 Who is Jesus? September 19
Week 2 Why did Jesus Die? September 26
Week 3 How can I have Faith? October 3
Week 4 How and why do I Pray? October 10
Week 5 How do I read the Bible? October 17
Week 6 How does God guide us? October 24
No Class October 31
Weekend Get-Away (Optional) Who is the Holy Spirit?
What does the Holy Spirit Do?
How can I be filled with the Holy Spirit?
November 1-3
Week 8 Does evil exist? November 7
Week 9 Should I tell others?  November 14
Week 10 What about the church? November 21

Alpha Signup

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