Run Alpha - training day

The Archdiocese hosts a ‘Run Alpha’ training day for parishes interested in trying Alpha.

Alpha is an evangelisation opportunity in which anyone can come to learn about Jesus and the basics of Christianity, nd can be utilised in a Catholic context

The hospitality and welcome offered by the facilitators is a key component to making your Alpha run well. Join us to learn more about Alpha and learn how to run the most effective Alpha you can.

Join us on Saturday 10 June, from 9:30am to 3:30pm at the Gillis Centre, 100 Strathearn Road, Edinburgh, EH9 1BB. Please bring a packed lunch. Register on Eventbrite:

Schedule for the day:

9:30am - Arrivals and Welcome (coffee available)

10:00am – Intro to Alpha in a Catholic Context & Sample Alpha session ‘Why Did Jesus Die?’

11:15am– Q&A (coffee break)

11:45am – Sample Alpha Day Pt 1 ‘Who is the Holy Spirit?’

12.30pm - Lunch (People bring their own)

1:30pm – Sample Alpha Day Pt 2 ‘How Can I be filled with the Holy Spirit?’

2:00pm – Model prayer ministry

2:30pm – Q&A, coffee and cake