Over three decades, 29 million people have explored the meaning of life by participating in Alpha course. And now it’s all new! After two years of filming and production, the Alpha Film Series is designed to take the audience on an epic journey exploring the basics of the Christian faith. This is Alpha like you’ve never seen it before. Alpha has some wonderful free on-line videos that are available at: http://alpha.org/watch/alpha-film-series/
A common misbelief is that the average Australian is not interested in talking about spiritual things or what they believe. THEGODTEST helps begin dialogue on the critical issues of faith, skepticism, and the meaning of life in a helpful way. See www.thegodtest.org for more information. Also available as an app on your phone.
An overriding philosophy today is that science has proved that God does not exist. There are many good resources available to help respond to this misconception. Authors such as Dr Stephen Myer provide a helpful and balanced perspective on this topic. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vl802lHAk5Y
Jesus Christ has made an indelible mark on human history and He continues to do so through His followers. Yet many people do not realise that the values western democracies are built on originate in the life and teaching of Jesus – the equality of all, servant leadership, care for the poor and marginalised, dignity of women and children, education, to name just a few.
In this series, host Karl Faase travels to the UK, USA, Singapore, India and Australia, interviewing authors, academics and modern-day game changers about how the life and teaching of Jesus changed the world and why it matters.
Is it reasonable to be a person of faith? How can we deal with issues of suffering, science, violence, abuse and the supernatural in our consideration of God? Towards Belief is a series that sets out to provide responses to these big questions – questions that our research found blocks people from considering faith and belief.