The Anglican Parish of Johnsonville

St Johns, Johnsonville and Holy Trinity, Ohariu

Alpha Course starting in May

St John’s, Churton Park (CPAC), St Barnabas’ and St Michael’s are running a combined Alpha course in the St John’s Parish Hall. It started on Thursday 15 May and will run for seven weeks. The sessions start at 6.30pm.  It is still not too late to join in if you are interested.

What is Alpha?

The Alpha Course is your opportunity to explore the Christian faith. No question is too simple, too tough or too out there. Try us!

What Can I Expect?

Over 7 weeks you can expect relevant topics, relatable hosts and a relaxed environment. Each session begins with a meal or refreshments, providing an opportunity to get ot know others in a casual setting. This is followed by a talk, either on DVD or live, which examimes a different aspect of the Christian faith, then there is ample time to disagree, agree and discuss.

 What Topics Are Covered?

Some of the questions we’ll explore are: How Does God Guide Us? Who is Jesus? Why and How Do I Pray? How Can I Develop A Relationship With God? What About The Church? Is There More To Life Than This?

Who Is The Course For?

Everyone! Over 19 million people have attended Alpha Courses in tens of thousands of churches, cafes, workplaces and pubs around the world. Explore Alpha in all it’s various contexts, there’s an Alpha around the corner for you.

Anything Else I Should Know?

Alpha is an established global ministry, engaging people wherever they are on their journey.  You don’t have to come to the whole course – pop in for the first night and see what you think. There’s no pressure, no follow up and no charge!


Please bring a friend.

Contact Megan Devine,, 478-0521, or Peter Corbett,, for further information.



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