GOLDEN VALLEY, MINN. (Jan. 21, 2014) – Eat. Work. Sleep. Repeat. There's got to be more to life ... Don't you think? Gain a new perspective on life. Enjoy a fresh start on who you are and who God is. Come to Alpha, a free 10-week course on the basics of the Christian faith, at Calvary Lutheran Church, 7520 Golden Valley Rd., Golden Valley, Minn. The course is on Sundays, Feb. 9-April 13, 5-7:30 p.m., and includes an optional low-cost dinner, presentation and small-group discussion. Childcare included. To register for Alpha, go to calvary.org/alpha or contact Pastor John Brecount at 763.231.2961 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The course also includes a retreat on the Holy Spirit on Saturday, March 15, from 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Lunch included.
At Alpha, you'll learn answers to some of the most important questions of the Christian faith:
* Who is
* Why did Jesus die?
* Why and how should I read the Bible?
* Why and how do I pray?
* Who is the Holy Spirit?
* How can I resist evil?
* Why and how should I tell others?
* Does God heal today?
* What about the church?
Alpha is for everyone—all ages and backgrounds—and especially:
* Anyone interested in investigating Christianity.
* Christians who want to brush up on the basics.
* New Christians.
* Couples recently married or preparing for marriage.
The mission of Calvary Lutheran Church is to lead people into a growing relationship with Jesus Christ. Established in 1946, Calvary offers six weekly worship services and a wide variety of programs for children, youth and adults. For more information, call 763-545-5659 or visit calvary.org.