Now available online at APCEnet.org are all nomination and scholarship forms.
The CONNECT, EMPOWER, and SUSTAIN Life Achievement Awards as well as, the application form for the Global Partnership Scholarship have a June 1 deadline.
All other scholarships and the ENRICH Educator of the Year have October 15 deadlines. (note the ENRICH nominations are for 2020).
Please read the criteria for each of the awards as you give thought to nominating a deserving person in educational ministry to be recognized with an award at the 2019 Annual Event
Follow this link for the resources from your favorite 2018 APCE ANNUAL EVENT workshops! Handouts Powerpoint Slides Apps Prayers Etc…
written by: Jorge Sayago-Gonzalez, M. Div., is the director of youth ministries at Second Presbyterian Church in Louisville, KY. He is a worship leader with special interest in multicultural, contemporary and emergent worship. With diversity growing at rapid rates, churches are now facing new challenges of engaging the ever-changing needs of their surrounding communities. […]
The Martha May Holman Scholarship Fund was established in 2002 by the SOAP (South Atlantic & Puerto Rico) Region of the Association of Presbyterian Church Educators (APCE) to honor the life and ministry of Martha May Holman. Martha May Holman, a lifelong Presbyterian, served Christ with distinction as a church educator. Martha served a […]
WHAT IF you no longer had Sunday School Before Worship?* WE ARE in a church that lives between what was and what will be. How shall we “sing the Lord’s song” in this ever-changing landscape? Whatever answers we find, we know the answers will NOT Be found in a box of curriculum or In a closed off classroom or In […]
WHEN: November 2-4, 2017 LEADERSHIP: Featured Speaker: Rev. Dr. Rebecca Davis Worship and Music: Rev. William Carter Liturgical Artist: Rev. Pressley Cox Youth Ministry Coaching Cohort: Rev. Mark DeVries You are invited to join Ministers/Educators/Youth Directors/church leaders. Thursday evening – Saturday afternoon as we ask: • Why is innovation in Ministry so important? • How […]
About seven years ago, Memphis Theological Seminary asked me to be their “artist-in-residence” for the year. Their ironic invitation made me laugh out loud. I am a third-generation Sybil; my mother and grandmother, for whom I am named, were fine artists–oil painters and sculptors. For me visual art has always been a source of deep […]
Laurie Farquharson loves her ministry as the long-time (27 years) Director of Christian Education at Wekiva Presbyterian Church PC(USA) in Longwood, FL. Laurie was a “home-grown” educator, receiving a call to ministry in her own local church after a short career in elementary education and years of church volunteer work. She began as a cradle […]
God of new life, We give you thanks for this day: the first in a new year of life and faith. If we have learned from the lesson of years past, We can guess what this year might hold. There will be joy, and there will be heartbreak. There will be mistakes, and there will […]
by Von Clemans Teachable Moments I live in Charlotte. Last week, on the national news and social media, we became another in a long list of cities which have experienced a violent death, protests, and even riots. Some of you know what we’ve been through. One of the images that will stick with me is […]