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Alpha Radio with Gerard Long

By Jessica Suggs

March 12, 2013

Talking to people about Jesus should be a natural expression that pours out of our love for God. But, for many Christians, the word evangelism can be a little intimidating. On the new 2-minute feature called, Alpha Radio, Gerard Long helps listeners discover the fun and reward in telling others about Jesus. Gerard Long is executive director of Alpha USA near Chicago. His infectious smile and winsome way earn an audience. Be sure to view his view greeting and lsiten to program samples here. Read More

New Surge of Growth for Alpha USA

By Jessica Suggs

Oct. 4, 2012

The U.S. arm of ministry leader Alpha International is poised for a new surge of growth through its world renowned evangelism program, the Alpha Course. The 10-week small group experience for those within and outside the church promises to bring spiritual life-change into U.S. cities and towns, into churches, workplaces, homes, cafeterias, prisons, and universities. And yes, into the hearts of thousands of people—changing, renewing, and transforming them for Christ. Why such a “hope-filled” forecast? For starters--like the first significant weather event of the season--the aptly named Alpha course is all about new beginnings and setting life-change in motion in ways that have proved effective around the world. Since it was launched in London’s Holy Trinity Church-Brompton (HTB) in the late 1970’s, and with the ... Read More