Category Archives: The Alpha Course v The Bible

If You Do the Alpha Course, It Could Be the Omega of You

The problem is the Alpha course is NOT what it presents itself to be and is part of Vatican II’s Evangelization program. On Sunday the 8th July 2012 on SABC 2, a program called “Life 24/7 IV” spoke about the Alpha … Continue reading

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The Alpha Split – If you only have a few minutes

A few brief opinions here…… However popular it may be, the Alpha course drives a wedge between the gospel and the Spirit – which perhaps goes some way to explaining why the Toronto Blessing found such a ready home in … Continue reading

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The Truth Concerning Holy Trinity Brompton

I attended Holy Trinity Brompton for the first ten years of my Christian life.  I believe it is where the Lord intended me to be, but I realise now that was in spite of the doctrinal errors that had crept … Continue reading

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Alpha Exposed

Well, to begin with, Alpha is 100% linked with Holy Trinity Brompton – if you check on the internet you will see that their International Head Office is located at the church. Please know that I do not take the following … Continue reading

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The Alpha Course – Final Answer Or Fatal Attraction?

When the April 27 1998 edition of Christianity Today magazine ran a full-page advertisement promoting a new line of resources by the respected Christian publisher, David C. Cook Communications, how could one doubt the trustworthiness of such materials? If along … Continue reading

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An Assessment of Nicky Gumbel’s Gospel

On Monday 25 September 2000 I went to hear Nicky Gumbel and his ALPHA team in the Waterfront Hall in Belfast. According to the Belfast Telegraph advert [16 September] this was ‘An opportunity to explore the meaning of life’. In … Continue reading

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What Is the Alpha Course?

There is no doubt that the Alpha Course is very popular. Almost every one has heard of it or knows someone who has been to it. It is estimated that 500,000 persons took the course in 1997, and there are … Continue reading

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Alpha Course – New Life or New Lifestyle?

This is the (fully revised) text of a booklet I wrote on the Alpha Course in 1995/6. Although my assessment was performed on the original video talks, the essential points I made still apply – especially given that HTB insists … Continue reading

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Is the popular Alpha Course leading people astray?

Many people have been greatly impressed by the Alpha course. Designed to be an introduction to the Christian faith through talks, video presentations, small-group discussions and a special weekend-away, lots of churches are now employing it as part of their … Continue reading

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