Youth Alpha is an evangelistic course being run by teenagers and youth
leaders all around the world. It aims to help young people meet
Jesus by looking at key aspects of the Christian faith in a fun, relaxed and non-threatening environment. Questions and discussion are encouraged
throughout. The course runs over 8-10 weeks, including a day or weekend
away. Topics covered on Youth Alpha include:
Who Is Jesus?
Why Did Jesus Die?
Why and How Should I Read the Bible?
How Does God Guide Us?
This Leaders' Guide contains everything you need to run a great Youth Alpha course, including:
Youth Alpha course sessions:
Talk outlines for every session. Every main teaching point features several illustration options - choose from movie or internet video clips, stories, games, activities and more. Make your course unique and relevant by choosing the options that best suit your group. Go to youthalpha.org for additional options and media to accompany this guide.
How to run a course:
All that you need to know to plan your course and make it happen.
Twelve articles from leading youth ministry professionals covering the different aspect of running a course - contributing authors include
Mike Pilavachi, Pete Greig, Gavin Calver and Mark Oestreicher.
Two talk outlines to help you train and equip your team to run
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Alpha has reached 24 million people worldwide. Now it's ready to reach a new generation with the Alpha Youth Film Series, twelve episodes exploring the basics of the Christian faith.
"The new Alpha Youth Film Series is one of the best resources I have seen in years. Brilliant content, expertly produced, it is accessible, clear, fun and deep. I cannot recommend it enough as a wonderful fresh tool with which to reach young people with the Gospel." - Mike Pilavachi, Soul Survivor.
The Alpha Youth Film Series was filmed in Vancouver, London, Paris and Jerusalem.
What is the Alpha Youth Film Series?
Twelve short episodes designed to engage young people in conversations about life and faith.
How long is the series?
The series is twelve episodes, meant to be done over 8-10 weeks (depending on how many sessions are included on the Alpha Weekend or Day). Each episode is about 20 minutes.
What topics are covered?
Life: Is This It?
Jesus: Who is He?
Cross: Why Did Jesus Die?
Faith: How Can We have Faith?
Prayer: Why and How Do I Pray?
Bible: Why and How Do I Read the Bible?
Follow: How Does God Guide Us Into Full Life?
Spirit: Who Is the Holy Spirit and What Does He Do?
Fill: How Can I Be Filled With the Holy Spirit?
Evil: How Can I Resist Evil?
Healing: Does God Heal Today?
Church: What About the Church and Telling Others?
Will this work with Jr. High youth or with college age Young Adults?
The intended audience is 13-18 year-olds who don't have a relationship with God.