Scripture Union and Alpha Courses

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  alpha-logo-smallThe Alpha Course

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The Alpha Course has been designed for seekers and new believers wanting to discover what Christianity is all about. For over 30 years, churches have been using the Alpha Course to reach out to non-believers in their communities, winning many to Christ through this program.

The Alpha Course runs over 10 weeks and includes a weekend away. Weekly gatherings usually include a meal and group discussions.

Topics covered include:

  • Who is Jesus?alpha su banner
  • Why did Jesus die?
  • How can we have faith?
  • Why and how do I pray?
  • Why and how should I read the Bible?
  • How does God guide us?
  • How can I resist evil?
  • Why & how should we tell others?
  • Does God heal today?
  • What about the Church?

DVD’s of the teaching for each week are available for purchase as well as manuals for participants and leaders. Separate material is also available for teens.

Alpha now also offers The Marriage Course, a 7 week marriage enrichment program as
well as The Parenting Children Course and The Parenting Teenagers Course each of which
run for 5 weeks.

Local churches all over the country have experienced wonderful growth through these programs with many people of all ages and backgrounds won to Christ and believers strengthened in their faith.

For more information and support in starting an Alpha Course go to
All Alpha products can be purchased online at

Regarding in Zimbabwe and Zambia there are also some partnerships with Alpha Africa that we can help facilitate to help churches in your network get started with a course.

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