APCE Annual Event: Long-Awaited and Much Anticipated

APCE Annual Event: Long-Awaited and Much Anticipated

The long-awaited 50th (plus one) anniversary celebration of APCE took place in Chicago and online this past week – and it was a grand event! Inspiring and challenging worship. Innovative and educational workshops. Insightful plenary gatherings. Reunions with good...

Clouds of Witnesses Blown by the Spirit

by Joyce MacKichan Walker, Princeton NJ Almost a year ago, in an Advocate article titled, “The Role of Advocacy for Educators in the PC(USA),” I wrote: Advocacy is something you do until what matters – what is flawed or broken or unjust or simply “not right” – is...
God Loves Circles

God Loves Circles

Rodger Nishioka, plenary speaker and preacher God loves circles. Look around. Start with the sun and the moon. Envision the planets moving in their orbits. From the grand and expansive universe, focus on the minute spherical nucleus of the atom. God loves circles....

Circle of Faith: 50 years + one and beyond

 “Therefore, since we are surrounded by so great a cloud of witnesses, let us also lay aside every weight and the sin that clings so closely, and let us run with perseverance the race that is set before us” Hebrews 12:1. From an early age, we understand...
From APCE Cabinet to APCE Leadership Council

From APCE Cabinet to APCE Leadership Council

Growing up, I always wanted to be a cheerleader.  Why? Because I so wanted to be part of the “in crowd.”  I would secretly attempt to do cartwheels and splits in my basement, but ultimately ended up being elected the President of the Pep Club instead. As a novice...