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01.24.22New USBs: All the Music and Twice the Space
01.22.22In Memoriam: Rick Servocky
01.22.22Influential Albums: 617-623
01.22.22Two Cool Christian Parody Things to Check Out
01.22.22Bible-Reading Update: Nahum 1-Matthew 12
01.22.22How to Donate Online or by Mail
01.22.22Get Multiple Downloads for One Donation
01.21.22The Stories Behind Our First Single of 2022
01.20.22Keith Haynie to Have Surgery in February
01.19.22New Single: Late 70's, Early 90's
01.18.22How to Donate & How to Get Multiple MP3s
01.15.22New CD BOGO Ends Sunday Night
01.15.22Influential Albums: 610-616
01.15.22Clues for 2022 Single #1
01.15.22How to Donate & How to Get Multiple MP3s
01.15.22This Week's ApX Radio Show
01.15.22Another ApX Top 10 from Fort Wayne IN
01.15.22Prayer Request Updates on Three Friends
01.10.22This Week's News Bulletin
01.07.22No New Single Till Next Weekend
01.07.22Influential Albums: 603-609
01.07.22Another ApX Top 10 from Athens GA
01.07.22Another ApX Daughter in the Studio
01.04.22This Week's News Bulletin
12.31.21Influential Albums: 596-602
12.31.21Good News for Bill Turner
12.31.21Update on Richard Sadowski
12.30.21The Stories Behind the Songs on Our 22nd Single
12.29.21New Single Is Great and Fabulous
12.27.21Get Over 1440 Tracks for $100 This Week
12.25.21How to Get Multiple Singles or Our Complete Library
12.25.21New York Fan Lists His ApX Top 10
12.25.21What's on the Apolog80s: Back from the Future CD?
12.25.21What's on the Apolog80s: Back from the Future CD?
12.25.21Clues for 2021 Single #22
12.24.21Influential Albums: 589-595
12.19.21This Week's News Bulletin
12.18.21Serious Prayer Request for the Jennings Family
12.18.21Influential Albums: 582-588
12.18.21Gettysburg Fan Lists His ApX Top 10
12.18.21The Next ApX CD: What's It Called, When's It Coming?
12.18.21The Stories Behind the Songs on Our 21st Single
12.13.21New Single: The 70's Are Back at Last
12.11.21Influential Albums: 575-581
12.11.21Two ApologetiX Members Release New Christmas Song
12.11.21More Memories of CVB from His Wife
12.10.21In Memoriam: Chris VonBartheld
12.09.21More Goodies from Micah: Everybody Loves Cookies
12.04.21Good News Prayer Update for ApX Fan Bill Turner
12.04.21New Single: '83 & '84
12.04.21CVB of ApX Needs Much Prayer
12.04.21Go Christmas Shopping with an ApologetX Alumnus
12.03.21Influential Albums: 568-574
12.03.21Improvements Made on Another Recent Single
12.03.21The Stories Behind the Songs on Our 20h Single
11.27.21Christmas Playlist: A Month's Worth of Parodies
11.27.21Influential Albums: 561-567
11.27.21Kansas Fan Lists Her ApX Top 10
11.27.21How to Help the Studio Where We Record (It's Free)
11.27.21New USBs Include New CD and Latest Single
11.23.21This Week's News Bulletin
11.20.21How to Get the New ApX Digital Interactive Songbook
11.20.21How to Donate & How to Get Multiple MP3s
11.20.21Wyoming Fan Lists Her ApX Top 10
11.20.21Prayer Update on Bill Turner
11.19.21Influential Albums: 554-560
11.16.21This Week's News Bulletin
11.13.21Influential Albums: 547-553
11.13.21New CD BOGO Extended by Request
11.13.21The Stories Behind the Songs on Our 19th Single
11.08.21New Single ('80 & '84)
11.06.21We Changed Two Songs on Our Last Two Singles
11.06.21Serious Prayer Update: Bill Turner
11.05.21Influential Albums: 540-546
11.03.21This Week's News Bulletin
10.30.21Happy Prayer Request Update: Bill Turner
10.30.21The Stories Behind the Songs on Our 18th Single
10.30.21Influential Albums: 533-539
10.25.21New Single: '86 & '89
10.22.21Four Members Celebrate ApX Anniversaries
10.22.21Sad Prayer Request Update: Angela Walker
10.22.21Influential Albums: 526-532
10.21.21Clues for 2021 Single #18
10.16.21Prayer Request Updates: Angela Walker & Bill Turner
10.15.21Another Rieger Daughter Becomes a Bride
10.15.21Influential Albums: 519-525
10.14.21The Stories Behind the Songs on Our 17th Single
10.13.21New Single: '85 & '86
10.09.21Updated on Three Prayer Requests from Last Week
10.08.21Influential Albums: 512-518
10.08.21What's on the Never, but Then Again Before CD?
10.04.21This Week's News Bulletin
10.03.21Important Prayer Requests from Three Fans
10.03.21Influential Albums: 505-511
10.02.21The Stories Behind the Songs on Our 16th Single
09.30.21More Info on the Upcoming ApologetiX CD
09.28.21New Single: 80's Solo Superstars
09.25.21Next CD Coming Next Month
09.25.21Influential Albums: 498-504
09.25.21New USB Flash Drives Include New CD & Single

Last Weekend: OH, IN & Karl's Birthday
Thu., Mar. 24. 2005 1:49am EST

You know, it blows us away to think that about a month ago, our March calendar was empty. Then, a week or so after we made those dates available to promoters, we had eight concerts booked for the month!

Even more amazing is the fact that all of those concerts have been capacity or near-capacity crowds, even with such little time to promote and prepare. Last weekend's shows in Tiffin OH and Union City IN were no exception. Furthermore, they were larger venues, so the crowds were even larger.

Most amazing of all is the fact that ApologetiX superfan Beth Davis appears to have attended every ApologetiX concert (or almost every one) from Elburn IL on February 25 through Union City IN last Saturday. And her dad, Larry, seems to have been at every one since Irwin PA on February 26. They even coordinated our concert in Columbiana OH two weeks ago. ApologetiX lead singer J. Jackson was so impressed to see them in the crowd again in Union City that he altered the closing lyrics in "We're in a Parody Band" from "Will this hilarity end" to "There's Beth and Larry again!"

Special thanks to Cheri, Dave, Lisa & Katie Breidenbach, who worked so hard to make last Friday's concert in Tiffin OH such a success. Here's a follow-up email we received from Dave and Cheri:

"THANK YOU SOOOO much for the awesome job you did for our kids!!  They loved it!!  You can be sure that my kids - all several hundreds of them - will be checking out your web site & keeping track of where you guys are playing next. God bless you all & your ministry & thanks again so much!!"

Thanks also to Trena Schwartzkopf, who so impressively coordinated last Saturday's concert in Union City IN, which enlightened ApologetiX members now know is just across the state line from Union City OH! Here's a nice email we received this week from Nick Poling, who headed up the sound crew for Trena:

"We cannot possibly thank you all enough for ministering to this community and setting a fine example for the youth. Hope to see you all again soon. The pictures on the website are great."

By the way, we neglected to mention in last week's newsletter that Monday was ApologetiX lead guitarist/producer Karl Messner's birthday. We were planning a little surprise party for him when we returned from our road trip early Sunday afternoon, and in our eagerness to make Karl think we'd forgotten his birthday, we forgot to tell you about it! If you wish to email Karl, his email is his first name at our website address.