The Alpha Course

What is The Alpha Course?

Alpha is a series of interactive sessions that explore the basics of the Christian faith in a friendly, honest and informal setting. No pressure. No follow up. No charge. Alpha runs in churches, bars, coffee shops and homes all around the world.

Who is The Alpha Course for?

Alpha is designed primarily for people who aren't churchgoers and each course is open to everyone, no matter what background or belief. Alpha really is for anyone who's curious.

The Alpha Course format

Typically Alpha has around 10 weekly sessions with a half day away around the halfway mark. Each session takes place from 7:15pm to 9:30pm at Paul and Sue Hazeldine's home and follows the usual Alpha format, which includes food, a short talk (DVD) and a discussion at the end where you can share your thoughts.

  • 7:15pm Meal
  • 8:00pm DVD talk
  • 8:45pm Coffee/tea break
  • 9:00pm Discussion on DVD topic
  • 9:30pm Finish

What does The Alpha Course cost?

There is no charge for attending The Alpha Course, although some people generously give a donation towards food costs.

Are you interested in taking part in The Alpha Course?

If you are interested in taking part in the next course (date to be confirmed) please contact us.

For more information, visit the The Alpha Course website.