- Last Call for Durham Bulls Tickets!
On Friday, Aug. 22, at 7 p.m., the Chancel Choir will sing the National Anthem at the Durham Bulls game. We have reserved a block of tickets; contact
to reserve yours today! Deadline is Aug. 1!
- College Tailgate:
All college-age students, including the high school class of 2014, are invited for fellowship, food, corn hole and more! Wear your college t-shirt, bring your friends, and join us on Saturday, Aug. 2, from 4-5:30 p.m. in the Crossroads circle. Contact
for more information.
- Adult Appalachia Service Project:
Our fall mission to Jonesville, Va., is scheduled for Oct. 23-25. Sign up online. The non-refundable $180 fee, which covers ASP donation, meals, lodging and transportation, is due at registration. Deadline is Aug. 15. For more information, contact
- Adventure Kids Training:
This year's theme is ASCEND: the motion of moving upward while using specific tools to climb to greater heights. Join us on Sunday, Aug. 17, from 5:30-7 p.m. in the CLC gym and help make a difference at Apex like never before. Both childcare and dinner will be provided upon registration. To be a part of this FREE training sign up by following the Online Registrations link in the right column of this page.
- Save the Date - Fall Kickoff!
Make sure to mark Sunday, Sept. 7, on your calendar for the Apex Fall Kickoff! We will have two worship services at 10 a.m., plus food trucks, games and giveaways! Stay tuned for more details! For where your treasure is, there your heart will be also. (Luke 12:34)
- Financial Update:
The financial results through May 2014 have been positive for our Family of Faith Communities. Giving has exceeded our budget by $58,008 and expenses spent so far are below budget by $144,184. The first five months of the year, the net result (giving minus expenses) has been better than we planned by $172,192. The finance committee monitors the results monthly. A detailed report can be viewed on page two of this week's Crosspoints.
- Eat With 8!
Looking for a way to connect? Join an Eat with 8 Group and get to know others over a casual meal. We now have nine couples and need seven more; groups will begin in August. Interested? Contact
- Apex UMC Summer Hours:
The church office will be open from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday-Thursday, and 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Fridays. These hours will run through Sept. 8.
Other Campus News
- Fiesta Cristiana Office Administrator:
The Apex Family of Faith Communities is seeking a part-time (20 hours per week) office administrator to serve at our Fiesta Cristiana faith community. The ideal applicant is a mature Christian with a passion for hospitality and superior interpersonal, administrative and communication skills. Applicants must be bilingual (Spanish/English), possess a solid grasp of Microsoft Office products and Google apps, as well as the ability to maintain databases and update a website. Applicants should have a desire and ability to work as part of a team but also be a self-starter with the ability to take initiative. A minimum of one year of work experience in an office or similar environment is preferred. Resumes accompanied by a cover letter should be sent to
no later than Aug. 7.
Community News and Events
- Jobs For Life Class in Apex this Fall:
Open to anyone seeking employment or looking to improve their employment options. Centered on the Bible, the course covers lessons learned from the lives of characters such as Joseph, David and Ruth, the teachings of Jesus' parables, and examples of real world heroes. In addition, the class equips the students with core work readiness skills. Along with the training, every JfL student has a JfL champion - a mentor or a group of mentors - who provides the student support both during the training and once the student is employed. Hosted by Western Wake Crisis Ministry, the next Jobs for Life class will be on Mondays and Wednesdays, Sept. 29-Nov. 19, from 6-7:30 p.m. in DC 403. Please print the JfL Application and submit to Western Wake Crisis Ministry, in person, by
or by mail. Deadline to apply is Sept. 15.