9-10 weeks / 13 sessions Re-imagined, re-written and re-designed    The brand new Alpha Youth Series has been reimagined for today's youth culture. Since the launch of the Alpha Youth Film Series in 2013, it has been used to run Alpha for 13-18 year olds in 49 countries, in 19 languages — giving young people all around the world the chance to explore faith through Alpha. Filmed in Vancouver, London, Paris, Rome, Israel and many other incredible locations.

ALPHA YOUTH SERIES

9-10 weeks / 13 sessions

Re-imagined, re-written and re-designed

The brand new Alpha Youth Series has been reimagined for today's youth culture. Since the launch of the Alpha Youth Film Series in 2013, it has been used to run Alpha for 13-18 year olds in 49 countries, in 19 languages — giving young people all around the world the chance to explore faith through Alpha. Filmed in Vancouver, London, Paris, Rome, Israel and many other incredible locations.

What's New?

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Updated Content

After getting feedback from youth leaders around the world, we put in countless hours into creating stronger, refined content. These changes will help communicate ideas and content more effectively.

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More Adventure

The new series was filmed all around the world, in Vancouver, London, Rome, Paris, Israel, and many other incredible locations. It features interviews, testimonies and insight from people all around the world.

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Higher Quality

With an increase in production quality, scope, and budget, the new series has a brand new look. More dynamic visuals and motion graphics bring the series to life, so that students will be proud to invite their friends.

How does Alpha work?

Alpha Youth is typically run over 9 weeks with a weekend/day away. In each session you eat food, watch a talk, and discuss questions in small groups.

  • Food has a way of bringing people together and building community. So even if it’s a light snack, sweets or a full meal, Alpha always starts with food.

  • The talks tackle core questions about life and faith from a Christian perspective. There are 9 weekly episodes and 4 episodes for the Alpha Weekend/Day. Each episode averages 23 minutes in length.

  • Throughout each episode, there are three discussion breaks. These breaks give everyone a chance to share thoughts and ideas in small groups without fear of being corrected or judged.

  • Along the way there are opportunities to experience worship through music and moments for prayer.

  • All of this is done in a fun environment where anyone is welcome.

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Ben Woodman

(Pictured left) Along with hosting the Alpha Youth Series, Ben leads Alpha Youth globally. He and his wife, Melissa, live in Vancouver, British Columbia, where he worked as a youth pastor for 10 years before joining the team at Alpha.

Jason Ballard

(Pictured right) Jason is one of the hosts, as well as the executive producer, of the Alpha Youth Series. He is a pastor at his home church, Christian Life Assembly in Langley, British Columbia, where he lives with his wife Rachael and their three kids.

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Jason and Ben are joined by co-hosts: Jassie, Landry & Peter

Jassie (pictured left) ran Alpha in her school and now helps other students run it in their schools.

Landry (centre) is the Pastor of Youth and Young Adults at Cariboo Road Christian Fellowship in Burnaby, British Columbia.

Peter (right) is a full-time Student Ministry Coordinator at Christian Life Assembly, in Langley, British Columbia.

Additional Resources

Along with the episodes there are additional tools, guides and promotional material that are available to help you run the best Alpha possible!

  • All episodes via download

  • Discussion Guide

  • Team Training Videos

  • Promotional Material, Handouts and Student Resources

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