Share Your Faith

Alpha at SFA

The purpose of Alpha is to help bring people into a relationship with Jesus Christ by sharing the good news of the gospel. Alpha sessions include a meal, video, and open discussion. Participants meet for 11 weeks, with a day-long retreat between week 7 and 8. Alpha is open to all adults...invite a friend of any faith or no faith!

Fall 2019
Registration opens July 1. Click here to register.
Thursdays, Aug 29-Nov 14, 6-8pm
Retreat day, Oct 19, 8:30am-4pm
Need childcare? Child registration here.

Spring 2020
Sundays, Jan 12-Apr 5, 5-7pm
Retreat day, Mar 7, 8:30am-4pm

Coordinators: Alison Zirbel and Mary Wieser. For more information, email or contact the Adult Faith Office at (515) 440-1030.



Men's Faith Sharing


Some groups discuss the Sunday readings. Others hear and share faith stories. No registration required.

Tuesdays from 9-9:45pm in the Assisi Room. (Please use the north circle drive entrance.)
Coordinators: Bryon Bootman and Tim Mead.
Wednesdays at 6:30am in the Serra Room. Group meets 2nd Wednesday of the month.
Coordinators: Dan Nielson and Chris Doud.

Saturdays at 8am in the Assisi Room.
Coordinator: Jim Henscheid.

For more information about any of these groups, contact the Adult Faith Office at (515) 440-1030.



Women's Faith Sharing 

Based on the Ignatian prayer reflection process and the examen, this weekly group follows Sacred Space: The Prayer Book. No registration required. 

Mondays at 8pm in the Assisi Room.
Coordinator: Jennifer Scheck. For more information, contact the Adult Faith Office at (515) 440-1030.

Click here for more information on the group's format. To learn more about Ignatian prayer opportunities, visit Emmaus House Ministry's website at this link.