A great value way of getting groups to read the Bible together.
Alpha is a simple 10 week course that explores the basics of Christian faith. Over 2.5 million people in the UK and 15 million people worldwide have now attended an Alpha course. There are seven thousand churches in the UK running the course.
Part of the teaching looks at the importance of the Bible and in this new venture, people will be encouraged to join the online community and read the Bible through in one year together. The Alpha Bible In One Year is the resource that will be recommended. Using the fully revised and updated NIV Bible text, this clear and easy-to-read layout will give the reader a specific parts of the Bible to read each day.Readings start on 1st January but are accessible at any time of year. Each day the founder of Alpha, Nicky Gumbel, offers his insights into that day's readings via his blog.