Alpha – What’s It All About?

Alpha is a course designed for people questioning their faith or the meaning of life. This friendly course is held in a relaxed atmosphere and has become a globally known introduction to the Christian faith.

St James’ has been running the Alpha course since 1997. The course consists of a series of talks looking at such topics as ‘Who is Jesus?’ and ‘Why do I pray? ‘After each talk there is a time of discussion. Each year, the people who do the course enjoy the chance to get to know people, explore questions of faith, and work out their own ideas and beliefs.