“You put those components in close proximity to each other – community, food, Gospel and Holy Spirit – and you just watch what happens.”- John Mark Comer John Mark Comer, Pastor at Bridgetown Church in Portland, OR shares what he’s been seeing in his church community [...]
This is a true story told by Richard Maxon, an unlikely Alpha guest whose life didn’t just transform… it rippled in ways no one could have predicted. My life was pretty much a blackout. I wasn’t angry. I just loved to get out of control and [...]
“What I’ve been seeing in my school and in teenagers today is a lot of hurt and unanswered questions…” Take a look at how churches in Langley, BC are supporting students as they run Alpha in their communities.
Pastor Jon Thompson from C4 Church in Ajax, Ontario shares his thoughts on relational evangelism and what he’s been seeing in his church community as they continue to run Alpha and invite people into a conversation about life, faith and Jesus.
“I was inclined to think that God was a man-made invention for reassurance and that I was strong enough to succeed on my own.” – Julien Watch his story. Alpha is an opportunity to explore life, faith and God in a friendly, open and informal environment.
“A lot of teens know about Jesus but they don’t know him personally. The Alpha Youth Film Series invites them in a really easy and engaging way into a relationship.” Watch Maria share her experience of running Alpha for students. Alpha is an opportunity to explore life, [...]
“I honestly didn’t want to go to Alpha. What I didn’t expect was that it expanded my horizons and opened my heart to understand faith and my relationship with God.” – Larry Follow Larry’s journey on Alpha after he was invited to attend by his son, [...]
For one it started out at youth group, for the other it was vintage clothing. Annie and Milly, both youth, have decidedly different reasons for taking part in Alpha, but when hearing their stories one thing becomes clear – these two girls have taken Alpha completely in their stride and are [...]
Shannon had always considered herself to be religious, but when it came to conversations about God, she admits that she would often avoid them. After Shannon’s mother passed away, her father, John, struggled with heavy drinking and spent a lot of time alone. “I had a [...]
After hitting rock bottom, Dez from Scotland asked God not to let him die. This started a journey which led him to Alpha. I was in retail by day and a nightclub bouncer by night. However, I only took these jobs to feed my cocaine addiction. It [...]