Membership Costs :
- The APCE Advocate--a quarterly journal that offers a forum for current concerns related to church education, listings of continuing education opportunities, and opportunity for exchange of ideas and resources. The resource section in each issue features writers at the forefront of particular topics.
- Discount on Registration Fees for the annual event sponsored by the association.
- Connection to Denominational Structures and active advocacy related to roles and responsibilities.
- Status, Standards, and Educational Opportunities for church educators.
- The APCE Web Site--available to help members and friends get current information and connect with the work of APCE. You can learn about continuing education opportunities, see photos from past events, learn how to nominate people for Life Achievement and Educator of the Year awards, and discover how to help the mission and ministry of APCE grow through the endowment fund.
- The Certification Council is a strong avenue for encouraging and strengthening the role of persons serving in a variety of educational ministries.
- The Endowment Fund and the Val Murphy Scholarship Fund provide financial help to racial ethnic participants and those seeing financial support to attend the annual event.
Membership Costs :
- $80.00 per year for those who serve professionally in the church and or church-related ministries.
- $40.00 per year for volunteers, students, retired, or serve in small churches (100 or fewer in average worship attendance).
- Enriching: Persons employed by or actively seeking employment in the educational ministry of the church.
- Connecting: Includes former categories of Retired, Volunteer, Student, and Small Church.
How to Join or Renew Your Membership
There are two ways to complete your membership and join APCE:
- If you do not wish to complete the online membership form, CLICK HERE to download a printable form that can be filled in and mailed to the address on the form.
- Complete Online Membership: The link below will take you to our new Membership Portal that will allow you to easily sign-up for a new membership, or renew an existing membership.