Events

Run Alpha - Tacoma, WA

22/07/2017 09:00 - 22/07/2017 14:30
First Presbyterian Church Tacoma
20 Tacoma Avenue South
Tacoma, WA, 98402
United States

Saturday, July 22, 2017 | 9:00am - 2:30 pm

Gather with other churches across the region
for an interactive training to experience
what it’s like to run an Alpha.
 
TOPICS COVERED
• What is Alpha and Why does it work?
• 7 Best Practices of Alpha
• How to Lead an Alpha Small Group
• Prayer Ministry

Cost:
Individual Registration: $20.00
Group Registration (4+): $15.00/ea.
Walk-in Registration: $25.00

Contact:
Christian Downs
christiandowns@alphausa.org
253.431.2555

Michelle Martinez
martinez@comcast.net
253.363.4643

Please go to alphausa.org/runalphatacoma for registration and more details.

Explore Alpha - Decatur, IL

27/07/2017 10:00 - 27/07/2017 11:30
St. James Parish House
742 E. Clay St.
Decatur, IL 62521
USA

Thursday, July 27, 2017 | 10:00am - 11:30 am

We believe everyone should have the chance to explore the Christian faith, ask questions and share their point of view in the context of a local church community.

Alpha USA works to equip the local church with free and simple tools to share the message of the gospel with those outside the church walls. We are seeing individuals, churches and communities transformed at an ever-increasing rate.

Join us as we explore the impact of Alpha and celebrate real stories of lives transformed by Christ.

Cost: Free

Please go to alphausa.org/exploredecatur for registration and more details.

Explore Alpha - Springfield, IL

27/07/2017 14:00 - 27/07/2017 15:30
Pastoral Center
1615 W. Washington St.
Springfield, IL 62702
USA

Thursday, July 27, 2017 | 2:00pm - 3:30 pm

We believe everyone should have the chance to explore the Christian faith, ask questions and share their point of view in the context of a local church community.

Alpha USA works to equip the local church with free and simple tools to share the message of the gospel with those outside the church walls. We are seeing individuals, churches and communities transformed at an ever-increasing rate.

Join us as we explore the impact of Alpha and celebrate real stories of lives transformed by Christ.

Cost: Free

Please go to alphausa.org/explorespringfield for registration and more details.

Explore Alpha - Highland, IL

27/07/2017 19:00 - 27/07/2017 20:30
St. Paul’s Parish
1412 9th St.
Highland, IL 62249
USA

Thursday, July 27, 2017 | 7:00pm - 8:30 pm

We believe everyone should have the chance to explore the Christian faith, ask questions and share their point of view in the context of a local church community.

Alpha USA works to equip the local church with free and simple tools to share the message of the gospel with those outside the church walls. We are seeing individuals, churches and communities transformed at an ever-increasing rate.

Join us as we explore the impact of Alpha and celebrate real stories of lives transformed by Christ.

Cost: Free

Please go to alphausa.org/explorehighland for registration and more details.

Run Alpha Manhasset, NY

27/07/2017 19:00 - 27/07/2017 21:30
Shelter Rock Church
626 Plandome Road
Manhasset, NY, 11030
United States

Saturday, July 27, 2017 | 7:00pm - 9:30pm

Gather with other churches across the region
for an interactive training to experience
what it’s like to run an Alpha.
 
TOPICS COVERED
• What is Alpha and Why does it work?
• 7 Best Practices of Alpha
• How to Lead an Alpha Small Group
• Prayer Ministry

Cost:
A free will offering will be taken.

Contact:
Linda Bulloss
lindabulloss@alphausa.org
516.741.0841

Please go to alphausa.org/runalphamanhasset for registration and more details.

Explore Alpha (Campus/Youth) - Springfield, IL

28/07/2017 10:30 - 28/07/2017 12:00
Pastoral Center
1615 West Washington Street
Springfield, IL 62702
United States

Friday, July 28, 2017 | 10:30pm - 12:00 pm

We believe everyone should have the chance to explore the Christian faith, ask questions and share their point of view in the context of a local church community.

Alpha USA works to equip the local church with free and simple tools to share the message of the gospel with those outside the church walls. We are seeing individuals, churches and communities transformed at an ever-increasing rate.

Join us as we explore the impact of Alpha and celebrate real stories of lives transformed by Christ.

Cost: Free

Please go to alphausa.org/ExploreSpringfieldCampus for registration and more details.

Explore Alpha - Gillespie, IL

28/07/2017 19:00 - 28/07/2017 20:30
SS. Simon & Jude Parish
304 North Macoupin Street
Gillespie, IL, 62033
United States

Friday, July 28, 2017 | 7:00pm - 8:30pm

We believe everyone should have the chance to explore the Christian faith, ask questions and share their point of view in the context of a local church community.

Alpha USA works to equip the local church with free and simple tools to share the message of the gospel with those outside the church walls. We are seeing individuals, churches and communities transformed at an ever-increasing rate.

Join us as we explore the impact of Alpha and celebrate real stories of lives transformed by Christ.

Cost: Free

Please go to alphausa.org/exploregillespie for registration and more details.

Run Alpha Training - Springfield, IL

29/07/2017 08:00 - 29/07/2017 15:30
Diocese of Springfield in Illinois - Pastoral Center
1615 W. Washington St.
Springfield, IL 62702
USA

Saturday, July 29, 2017 | 8:00am - 3:30 pm
 
Gather with other churches across the region for an interactive training to experience what it's like run an Alpha.

Topics Covered
• What is Alpha?
• 7 Best Practices of Alpha
• The Alpha Small Group
• Prayer Ministry

Registration:
Individual Registration: $30.00
Walk-in Registration: $35.00
Group Registration (5+): $25.00/ea

Please go to alphausa.org/runalphaspringfield to register.

Run Alpha - Tigard, OR

29/07/2017 08:30 - 29/07/2017 15:00
Colossae Church
12244 SW Garden Place
Tigard, OR 97223
USA

Saturday, July 29, 2017 | 8:30am - 3:00 pm
 
Gather with other churches across the region for an interactive training to experience what it's like run an Alpha.

Topics Covered
• What is Alpha?
• 7 Best Practices of Alpha
• The Alpha Small Group
• Prayer Ministry

Registration:
Individual Registration: $30.00
Walk-in Registration: $35.00
Group Registration (4+): $25.00/ea

Please go to alphausa.org/runalphatigard to register.

Run Alpha - Bellevue, WA

29/07/2017 09:00 - 29/07/2017 14:30
Westminster Chapel
13646 NE 24th Street
Bellevue WA 98005
United States

Saturday, July 29, 2017 | 9:00am - 2:30 pm

Gather with other churches across the region
for an interactive training to experience
what it’s like to run an Alpha.
 
TOPICS COVERED
• What is Alpha and Why does it work?
• 7 Best Practices of Alpha
• How to Lead an Alpha Small Group
• Prayer Ministry

Cost:
Individual Registration: $20.00
Group Registration (4+): $15.00/ea.
Walk-in Registration: $25.00

Contact:
Christian Downs
christiandowns@alphausa.org
253.431.2555

Please go to alphausa.org/runalphabellevue for registration and more details.

Run Alpha - Bay Village, OH

29/07/2017 09:00 - 29/07/2017 14:30
St Raphael Catholic Church
525 Dover Center Road
Bay Village, OH 44140
USA

Saturday, July 29, 2017 | 9:00am - 2:30pm

Gather with other churches across the region for an interactive training to experience what it's like to run an Alpha.

Topics covered:
• Understanding our Culture
• Why Alpha Works
• How Alpha Works
• Small Group Training
• Inviting Guests to Alpha

Cost:
Individual Registration: $20.00
Group Registration(3+): $15.00/ea.
Walk-in Registration: $25.00

Please go to alphausa.org/runalphabayvillage to register.

Run Alpha - Tucson, AZ

05/08/2017 09:00 - 05/08/2017 14:30
Grace Community Church
9755 North la Cholla Boulevard
Tucson, AZ, 85742
United States

Saturday, August 5, 2017 | 9:00am - 2:30 pm

Gather with other churches across the region for an interactive training to experience what it’s like to run an Alpha.

Doors open at 8:30!

TOPICS COVERED
• What is Alpha?
• 7 Best Practices of Alpha
• The Alpha Small Group
• Prayer Ministry

Individual Registration: $30.00
Group Registration (4+): $20.00/ea.
Walk-in Registration: $35.00

Please go to alphausa.org/runalphatucson to register.

Run Alpha - Savage, MN

05/08/2017 09:00 - 05/08/2017 15:00
Bridgewood Church
6201 West 135th Street
Savage, MN 55378
United States

Saturday, August 5, 2017 | 9:00am - 3:00 pm

Gather with other churches across the region
for an interactive training to experience
what it’s like to run an Alpha.
 
TOPICS COVERED
• What is Alpha and Why does it work?
• 7 Best Practices of Alpha
• How to Lead an Alpha Small Group
• Prayer Ministry

Cost:
Individual Registration: $35.00
Group Registration (3+): $30.00/ea.
Walk-in Registration: $45.00

Contact:
Cleo Geisler
cleogeisler@alphausa.org
952.454.5759

Please go to alphausa.org/runalphasavage for registration and more details.

Run Alpha Training - Ralston, NE

10/08/2017 18:00 - 10/08/2017 21:00
St. Gerald’s Church
7859 Lakeview St
Ralston, NE 68127
USA

Thursday, August 10, 2017 | 6:00pm - 9:00 pm

Gather with other churches across the region for an interactive training to experience what it’s like to run an Alpha.

Please join us on Thursday, August 3rd and Thursday, August 10th at 6:00pm at St. Gerald’s Church.

THIS IS A TWO PART TRAINING. The first half will be done on August 3rd, second half on August 10th. Dinner is served both evenings.  Please RSVP to reneespicka@alphausa.org

Early Bird Discount! Register by July 20th to receive $5 off the training cost.
 
TOPICS COVERED
• What is Alpha?
• 7 Best Practices of Alpha
• The Alpha Small Group
• Prayer Ministry

Individual Registration: $30.00
Group Registration (4+): $25.00/ea.
Walk-in Registration: $40.00

Please go to alphausa.org/runalpharalston to register.

Run Alpha Training - Fostoria, OH

12/08/2017 08:00 - 12/08/2017 15:30
St. Wendelin Catholic Church
533 North County Line Street
Fostoria, OH, 44830
United States

Saturday, August 12, 2017 | 8:00am - 3:30 pm

Gather with other churches across the region
for an interactive training to experience
what it’s like to run an Alpha.
 
TOPICS COVERED
• What is Alpha and Why does it work?
• 7 Best Practices of Alpha
• How to Lead an Alpha Small Group
• Prayer Ministry

Cost:
Individual Registration: $30.00
Group Registration (5+): $25.00/ea.
Walk-in Registration: $35.00

Contact:
Richard Maume
419-214-4923
rmaume@toledodiocese.org

Please go to alphausa.org/runalphatoledo for registration and more details.

Run Alpha Training - Atlantic Beach, FL

12/08/2017 09:00 - 12/08/2017 14:30
Beaches Vineyard
751 Atlantic Blvd
Atlantic Beach, FL 32233
USA

Saturday, August 12, 2017 | 9:00 am - 2:30 pm

Gather with other churches across the region for an interactive training to experience what it’s like to run an Alpha.
 
TOPICS COVERED
• What is Alpha?
• 7 Best Practices of Alpha
• The Alpha Small Group
• Prayer Ministry

Individual Registration: $30.00
Group Registration (4+): $20.00/ea.
Walk-in Registration: $35.00

Please go to alphausa.org/runalphaatlanticbeach to register.

Run Alpha - West Des Moines, IA

16/08/2017 09:00 - 16/08/2017 15:00
Lutheran Church of Hope - West Des Moines
925 Jordan Creek Parkway
West Des Moines, IA, 50266
United States

Wed, August 16, 2017 | 9:00am - 3:00 pm

Thinking about running an Alpha and want to learn how to get started?
Or maybe you have been wondering how you can reach more people in your community?
 
Alpha helps to equip the local church with free and simple tools to share the message of the gospel with those in your pews and outside the church walls. Come experience with us what Alpha is all about.
 
TOPICS COVERED
• What is Alpha & how do I get it?
• Best Practices for running Alpha
• Hospitality, Worship & Prayer on Alpha
• Alpha for Catholics
• How can I reach people outside of
the church?
• Re-energizing your Alpha

Cost (lunch included):
Individual Registration: $10.00
Walk-in Registration: $15.00

Please go to alphausa.org/runalphawestdesmoines to register.

 

Run Alpha - Cedar Falls, IA

17/08/2017 09:00 - 17/08/2017 15:00
Nazareth Evangelical Lutheran Church
7401 University Avenue
Cedar Falls, IA 50613
United States

Thursday, August 17, 2017 | 9:00am - 3:00 pm

Thinking about running an Alpha and want to learn how to get started?
Or maybe you have been wondering how you can reach more people in your community?
 
Alpha helps to equip the local church with free and simple tools to share the message of the gospel with those in your pews and outside the church walls. Come experience with us what Alpha is all about.
 
TOPICS COVERED
• What is Alpha & how do I get it?
• Best Practices for running Alpha
• Hospitality, Worship & Prayer on Alpha
• Alpha for Catholics
• How can I reach people outside of
the church?
• Re-energizing your Alpha

Cost (lunch included):
Individual Registration: $10.00
Walk-in Registration: $15.00

Please go to alphausa.org/runalphacedarfalls to register.

Run Alpha - De Pere, WI

19/08/2017 08:30 - 19/08/2017 15:00
Life Church
1551 Lawrence Dr
De Pere, WI 54115
USA

Saturday, August 19, 2017 | 8:30am - 3:00 pm

Gather with other churches across the region
for an interactive training to experience
what it’s like to run an Alpha.
 
TOPICS COVERED
• Understanding our Culture
• Why Alpha Works
• How Alpha Works
• Small Group Training
• Inviting Guests to Alpha
• Prayer Ministry

Experienced Alpha Training
• Understanding Our Culture
• How to Have a Good Alpha Weekend
• Developing Pathways into Alpha
• What to Do After Alpha
 
Individual Registration: $29.00
Group Registration (5+)*: $25.00/ea.
Walk-in Registration: $35.00

*Groups of 10+ will only cost $20.00/ea

Contact:
Dave Deshazer
dave.deshazer5@gmail.com
425-753-3514

Please go to alphausa.org/runalphadepere for registration and more details.

Run Alpha Training - Dallas, TX

19/08/2017 08:30 - 19/08/2017 15:00
Highland Park Presbyterian Church - Elliot Hall
3821 University Blvd
Dallas, TX 75205
USA

Saturday, August 19, 2017 | 8:30am - 3:00 pm

Gather with other churches across the region for an interactive training to experience what it's like to run an Alpha.

Topics covered:
• Understanding our Culture
• Why Alpha Works
• How Alpha Works
• Small Group Training
• Inviting Guests to Alpha

Cost:

Individual Registration: $20.00
Students under 25: $12.00
Group Registration(5+): $17.00/ea.
Walk-in Registration: $23.00

Please go to alphausa.org/runalphaDallas to register.

Run Alpha Training - Naperville, IL

19/08/2017 09:00 - 19/08/2017 14:30
Community Christian Church - Yellow Box Campus Gym
1635 Emerson Lane
Naperville, IL 60540
USA

Saturday, August 19, 2017 | 9:00am - 2:30 pm

Gather with other churches across the region for an interactive training to experience what it's like to run an Alpha.

Topics covered:
• Understanding our Culture
• Why Alpha Works
• How Alpha Works
• Small Group Training
• Inviting Guests to Alpha

Cost:
Individual Registration: $20.00
Group Registration (5+): $17.00/ea.
Walk-in Registration: $22.00

Please go to alphausa.org/runalphanaperville to register.

Run Alpha 02 Training - Middleburg Heights, OH

19/08/2017 09:00 - 20/08/2017 15:00
Grace Church
7393 Pearl Rd
Middleburg Heights, OH 44130
USA

Saturday, August 19, 2017 | 9:00am - 3:00 pm

Bring your Small Group Hosts and Helpers (and your entire team) to get ready to launch Alpha...

Who Should Attend?
This training is ESSENTIAL for your Small Group Hosts and Helpers and your core team.

This training utilizes totally new resources and we're asking every Alpha leader no matter how long you've run Alpha to attend. The goal is simple‐to bring every Alpha in our region to a much greater level of effectiveness in helping people come to know and follow Jesus Christ.

In attending this training our hope is that we would model what your training with your team should then look like prior to every Alpha you launch.

Cost:

$20 - includes snacks, lunch and materials
$15 - for groups of 3 or more
$25 - for walk-in registration

Please go to http://alphausa.org/runalpha02 to register.

Run Alpha Training - Centerville, OH

19/08/2017 09:00 - 19/08/2017 14:30
Fairhaven Church - Centerville Campus
637 E. Whipp Road
Centerville, OH 45459
USA

Saturday, August 19, 2017 | 9:00am - 2:30 pm

Gather with other churches across the region for an interactive training to experience what it's like to run an Alpha.

Topics covered:
• What is Alpha?
• 7 Best Practices of Alpha
• The Alpha Small Group
• Prayer Ministry

Cost:

Individual Registration: $30.00
Group Registration(4+): $20.00/ea.
Walk-in Registration: $35.00

Please go to alphausa.org/runalphacenterville to register.

Explore Alpha - Melbourne, KY

20/08/2017 12:30 - 20/08/2017 17:00
St Anne Retreat Center
5275 St. Anne Drive
Melbourne, KY 41059
USA

Sunday, August 20, 2017 | 12:30 pm - 5:00 pm

We believe everyone should have the chance to explore the Christian faith, ask questions and share their point of view in the context of a local church community.

Alpha USA works to equip the local church with free and simple tools to share the message of the gospel with those outside the church walls. We are seeing individuals, churches and communities transformed at an ever-increasing rate.

Join us as we explore the impact of Alpha and celebrate real stories of lives transformed by Christ.

Cost*:
Individual Registration: $25.00
Walk-in Registration: $30.00
Group Registration (4+): $20.00/ea.
*Includes training materials, lunch, and snacks.

Please go to alphausa.org/exploremelbourne for registration and more details.

Run Alpha Training - Phoenix, AZ

25/08/2017 09:00 - 25/08/2017 15:00
Roman Catholic Diocese of Phoenix
400 E Monroe St.
Phoenix, AZ 85004
USA

Friday, August 25, 2017 | 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Gather with other churches across the region for an interactive training to experience what it’s like to run an Alpha.
 
TOPICS COVERED
• What is Alpha?
• 7 Best Practices of Alpha
• The Alpha Small Group
• Prayer Ministry

Individual Registration: $30.00
Group Registration (4+): $20.00/ea.
Walk-in Registration: $35.00

Please go to alphausa.org/runalphaphoenix to register.

Run Alpha Training - Houston, TX

26/08/2017 09:00 - 26/08/2017 16:00
Memorial Drive Presbyterian Church
11612 Memorial Drive
Houston, Texas 77024
United States

Saturday, August 26, 2017 | 9:00am - 4:00 pm

Gather with other churches across the region
for an interactive training to experience
what it’s like to run an Alpha.
 
TOPICS COVERED
• What is Alpha and Why does it work?
• 7 Best Practices of Alpha
• How to Lead an Alpha Small Group
• Prayer Ministry

Cost:
Individual Registration: $30.00
Group Registration (4+): $25.00/ea.
Walk-in Registration: $35.00

Contact:
Erik Gragert
Alpha Houston
Director of Church Engagement
erik@alphahouston.org
(832) 580-1147

Run Alpha - Scottsdale, AZ

26/08/2017 09:00 - 26/08/2017 14:30
Hillsong Phoenix, Scottsdale Campus
9610 East Cactus Road
Scottsdale, AZ, 85260
United States

Saturday, August 26, 2017 | 9:00 am - 2:30 pm

Gather with other churches across the region for an interactive training to experience what it’s like to run an Alpha.
 
TOPICS COVERED
• What is Alpha?
• 7 Best Practices of Alpha
• The Alpha Small Group
• Prayer Ministry

Individual Registration: $30.00
Group Registration (4+): $20.00/ea.
Walk-in Registration: $35.00

Please go to alphausa.org/runalphascottsdale to register.

Alpha Course Training - Plymouth, MI

26/08/2017 09:00 - 26/08/2017 17:00
OLGC
1160 Penniman Avenue
Plymouth, MI, 48170
United States

ALPHA TEAM TRAINING: ESSENTIALS, SMALL GROUPS, & PRAYER MINISTRY

SATURDAY, AUG. 26, 9AM-5PM, OLGC SOCIAL HALL, Registration begins at 8:30 AM.

Our Lady of Good Counsel Catholic Church

47650 N Territorial Rd.
Plymouth, MI 48170

All are welcome at this training!  

Fee for delegates outside OLGC: $25

For more details and registration, please visit: https://olgcparish.wufoo.com/forms/alpha-course-training-august-26-2017-olgc/

Run Alpha 01 Training - Middleburg Heights, OH

04/11/2017 09:00 - 05/11/2017 15:00
Grace Church
7393 Pearl Road
Middleburg Heights, OH, 44130
United States

Saturday, November 4, 2017 | 9:00am - 3:00 pm

The training is facilitated by the Alpha NE Ohio Training Team Cohort. This training cohort consists of experienced Alpha practitioners from both Catholic and Protestant churches who have years of combined practical experience in launching and building Alphas in all types of churches and settings.
 
The team is led by Alpha NE Ohio Network Director Bruce Farley, who has served in numerous pastoral roles and brings 20 years of experience doing Alpha. He’s trained hundreds of Alpha leaders—and has seen people from all walks of life (corporate presidents to drug addicts) come to know Christ through Alpha.
 
Cost:
$20 - includes snacks, lunch and materials
$15 - for groups of 3 or more
$25 - for walk-in registration

Please go to alphausa.org/runalpha01 to register.

Run Alpha - Panama City, FL

06/11/2017 08:00 - 06/11/2017 15:30
St. Dominic Catholic Church 
3308 East 15th Street
Panama City, FL 32405
USA

Tuesday, November 7, 2017 | 8:00am - 3:30 pm
 
Gather with other churches across the region for an interactive training to experience what it's like run an Alpha.

Topics Covered
• What is Alpha?
• 7 Best Practices of Alpha
• The Alpha Small Group
• Prayer Ministry

Registration:
Individual Registration: $30.00
Walk-in Registration: $35.00
Group Registration (5+): $25.00/ea

Please go to alphausa.org/runalphapanama to register.

Run Alpha - Deland, FL

11/11/2017 08:00 - 11/11/2017 15:30
St. Peter Catholic Church 
359 W. New York Ave.
Deland, FL 32720
USA

Saturday, November 11, 2017 | 8:00am - 3:30 pm
 
Gather with other churches across the region for an interactive training to experience what it's like run an Alpha.

Topics Covered
• What is Alpha?
• 7 Best Practices of Alpha
• The Alpha Small Group
• Prayer Ministry

Registration:
Individual Registration: $30.00
Walk-in Registration: $35.00
Group Registration (5+): $25.00/ea

Please go to alphausa.org/runalphadeland to register.

Run Alpha 01 Training - Middleburg Heights, OH

11/11/2017 09:00 - 11/11/2017 15:00
Grace Church
7393 Pearl Road
Middleburg Heights, OH, 44130
United States

Saturday, November 11, 2017 | 9:00am - 3:00 pm

The training is facilitated by the Alpha NE Ohio Training Team Cohort. This training cohort consists of experienced Alpha practitioners from both Catholic and Protestant churches who have years of combined practical experience in launching and building Alphas in all types of churches and settings.
 
The team is led by Alpha NE Ohio Network Director Bruce Farley, who has served in numerous pastoral roles and brings 20 years of experience doing Alpha. He’s trained hundreds of Alpha leaders—and has seen people from all walks of life (corporate presidents to drug addicts) come to know Christ through Alpha.
 
Cost:
$20 - includes snacks, lunch and materials
$15 - for groups of 3 or more
$25 - for walk-in registration

Please go to alphausa.org/runalpha01 to register.