Melbourne
methodist
Church

email us from here!

Church Street, Melbourne

South Derbyshire, DE73 8EJ

United Kingdom

  • White Facebook Icon

@2019 by Melbourne Methodist Church. Web editor Mark Dale

THE ALPHA COURSE

We have been running the Alpha Course in Melbourne for about twenty years now and for many it has been a wonderful experience. We recognise that a normal Sunday morning service often assumes that those attending have a reasonable understanding of the Christian faith - the Alpha course assumes the opposite! It really goes "back to basics" and explains what Christianity is all about - not what what we have turned it into over the centuries!

The course follows a tried and tested format originally set out by the church from which it originated Holy Trinity Brompton - an Anglican Church in London. A typical course may have between 6 to 12 attendees and people come from all different walks of life, but all have the same desire: a wish to understand "is there more to life than this?"

The atmosphere is very informal and everyone is able to stay well within their 'comfort zone' - taking as much or as little an active part in any discussions as they wish. You do not have to be a church member (anywhere!) to attend.

The talks include:

 

Who is Jesus?
Why did Jesus die?
How can I be sure of my faith?
Why and how should I read the bible?
Why and how should I pray?
How does God guide us?
How can I resist evil?
Why and how should we tell others
Does God heal today?
What about the church?

Melbourne Methodist Church runs a course almost every year so please enquire if you are interested.

For more general information on the Alpha Course

click this logo