January & February are marked in the annual Alpha calendar as a time to specifically engage in praying for our community and local Alpha Courses. This is a great opportunity to join with other churches and organisations in your area in prayer and worship.
Prayer and Alpha
Here are some ideas gathered from across the world and from their experiences at HTB whilst praying for Alpha. If you have any prayer ideas that you have used on an Alpha Course, we would love to hear about it and share with others.
Praying for Alpha Course guests
Hosts and helpers who facilitate the group discussions are also responsible for praying regularly for the guests in their group. They are best positioned to pray for the guests in their groups because they come to know them. There are at least four ways this can be done:
Daily – Encourage hosts and helpers to pray daily for the members of their group by name in their own personal devotional time. They may find it helpful to keep a list and make a few notes of anything the Lord shows them.