These churches are trying to bring practice into line with doctrine. The Orthodox Church is one, yet they have parallel jurisdictions among their diaspora in the
Recently, the Institute of Orthodox Christian Studies has developed an Orthodox 'Alpha' type course, The Way, launched in October 2010. It uses the basic Alpha idea of meal, presentation, discussion. More information can be found on their website.
THE WAY builds on the understanding of social dynamics and the importance of human relations in transmitting the faith as shown in courses such as Alpha. However, its understanding of key issues is Eastern Orthodox, its emphasis is sacramental, and it integrates teaching with worship.