GOT QUESTIONS? Ask them at Alpha.

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 are 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.

See this testimonial about Alpha's impact on one family:

Evening Format

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

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Questions? Contact Lorrie Walker:

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 2021

Week 1 Who is Jesus? September 15
Week 2 Why did Jesus die? September 22
Week 3 How can I have faith? September 29
Week 4 How and why do I pray? October 6
Week 5 How do I read the Bible? October 13
Week 6 How does God guide us? October 20
Week 7 Healing October 27
Week 8 NO CLASS November 3
Weekend Get-Away (Optional) Holy Spirit Weekend November 5-8
Week 9 Does evil exist? / How can I resist evil? November 10
Week 10 Should I tell others? / What about the church? November 17

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