Every session begins with food, whether it’s a three course meal or a light snack. Eating food together creates space for people to connect, relax and build friendships.
Typically run over 8-12 weeks, it allows anyone to explore life, faith and God in a friendly, open and informal environment. In each session there’s food, a short talk, and discussion in small groups. Everything you need to run Alpha is available online and free to download.
Alpha has consistently proven to be an effective way in our church to introduce people to a lasting faith in Christ. Alpha has also become an amazing incubator for the next generation of leaders. Because Alpha is committed to the local church, it continues to stay relevant, and is focused on the great commission.
Each session on Alpha features a different question about life and faith. Here’s the run-down:
Alpha comes with everything you need to get started, and everything is available for free in Alpha Builder.
John Mark Comer, Pastor at Bridgetown Church in Portland, OR shares what he’s been seeing in his church community as they run Alpha and open up deeper conversations about faith.