Alpha

Do you wish to explore the meaning with life, then we would like to recommend the Alpha course. Alpha is a ten week course where you will learn the basics of the christian faith.  On this page you will get more information on the alpha course and how you can become a participant.

Hvis du ønsker å utforske meningen med livet, da er Alphakurset noe av det beste vi kan anbefale deg. Alpha er et 10 ukers innføringskurs i noen av de mest sentrale sidene ved den kristne tro. På denne siden vil du få vite mer om alphakurset og hvordan du selv kan bli med på et kurs hvis du ønsker det.

The next course will start the 25 of September (more info will come)

What is Alpha?

Alpha is an opportunity to explore the big questions in life.

In our life we are faced with many difficult questions about the the meaning of it all? Death? Who is God and who is this Jesus? Many choose to live with these questions, others wish to seek answers for them that are trustworthy.

What do we wish to achieve with the course?

The course is made to give answers to you questions. Alpha is for those of you who wish to make a decision regarding the christian faith, for those who have recently accepted christ, for those who are new to congregation and church, for those who wish to refresh their christian knowledge or for everyone who is interested in the content of the course.

Length:

The Alpha course consists of ten evenings with gathering every second tuesday in addition to a weekend in the middle of the course. The whole course will conclude with a feast.

Themes:

  1. Who is Jesus?
  2. Why did Jesus die?
  3. How can I know if i belivie?
  4. What’s the point of prayer and how can i pray?
  5. What’s the point of reading the Bible and how can I read it?
  6. How does God lead us today?

Alpha-weekend

  1. Who is the Holy Spirit?
  2. What does the Holy Spirit do?
  3. How can I be filled with the Holy Spirit?
  4. How can I make the best out of the life I live?

Etter Alpha-weekend:

  1. How can i resist evil?
  2. How can I share my faith and why should I?
  3. Does God heal today?
  4. What’s the point of church?

How is a course night is structured?

Kl.19.00 Meal – normally dinner or a hot meal.

Kl. 19.35 Welcome, information, a good story, music and a short video.

Kl. 19.45 The teaching of the night held by one of the alpha leaders.

  1. 20.25 Short coffee break.

Kl. 20.35 Group discussion where we debate the questions you may have. You may feel free to ask the questions you are struggling with and hopefully you will widen your horizon through questions asked by the other participants. The Alpha course does not intend for everyone to share all the same beliefs, but we wish to give you a basis for believing in the message of Jesus christ as our saviour.

kl.21.25 We will end the night together.

What do we expect from our participants?

We do not require you to have any former knowledge of the Bible or the christian life to star Alpha. Are you looking for God? Then Alpha may be a natural pace to start your search. Everyone who is searching for truth in their life is welcome to join, regardless of background!

If you wish to join or have any questions, please contact:

ALPHA; alpha@trondheim.frikirke.no or Tore Movinkel on his cell: 99106026

You are welcome to register and try the first night before you decide if you wish to continue on the whole course.