Alpha is a series of sessions exploring the Christian faith, typically run over eleven weeks. Each talk looks at a different question around faith and is designed to create conversation. Alpha is run all around the globe, and everyone is welcome. It is an opportunity to explore the meaning of life. Alpha courses are being run in churches, homes, workplaces, prisons, universities and a wide variety of other locations. Over 29,000,000 people worldwide have been on the course and it comes highly commended.