The Alpha Course


The Alpha Course

How can I register or find out more about Alpha?

You can find out more about Alpha by getting in touch with us by phoning our reception on 01262 404100, between the hours of 8.30am to 2:00pm Monday – Thursday or leave a message and we will get back to you as soon as possible.

or email


What is Alpha?

The Alpha Course is an opportunity for anyone to explore the Christian faith. It’s relaxed, non-threatening, low key, friendly and fun. Listen, learn, discuss and discover. Ask anything. Alpha is a place where no question is too simple or too hostile.

Alpha Timetable

Week 1: The Alpha Supper – Christianity – Boring, Irrelevant, Untrue?
Week 2: Who is Jesus?
Week 3: Why did Jesus die?
Week 4: How can I be sure of my faith?
Week 5: Why and how should I read the Bible?
Week 6: Why and how should I pray?
Week 7: How can I resist evil?
Week 8: Why and how should I share my faith?
Week 9: How does God heal today?
Week 10: What about the Church?

In addition we go away for a day together and look at the person and work of the Holy Spirit. The timetable for that day is

Talk 1: Who is the Holy Spirit?
Talk 2: What does the Holy Spirit do?
Talk 3: How can I be filled with the Holy Spirit?

What will it cost?

There is no charge for attending the Alpha Course at Christ Church. However, there will be the opportunity to contribute towards the cost of the food should you wish.