CHILDREN'S MINISTRIES

Patty Singhass is the Director of Children's Ministries here at Braddock Street. She is devoted to blessing all of the children from infants to pre-teens. She is the staff liaison to our Early Learning Center. 

It's that time again!

SCUBA needs you June 24- 27 Monday - Thursday 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM and Sunday 30th at 10:00 AM Worship service.  Many hands are needed to make this special week amazing every year. You don't want to miss this fun ministry. Can't be with us the week of VBC? Sign up to help with all the fun preparations at the VBC table in the Gathering Space or click here to sign up .


Any needs or questions contact: Patty@braddockstreetumc.org



  • We meet after the Children’s Message during the 10:00 AM Worship Service. Children ages 3 through 5th grade start in worship for the children's message and then walk to the Education building with their teachers. Parents pick up their children from their classrooms. 


    3 yr - 5 yr. old: Room 202

    K - 2nd grade: Room 206

    3rd – 5th grade: Room 201


    2024 Children's Ministry Coordinator/Chairman - Jeannette Wenzinger

  • The Blessing Place Nursery is available for the 10:00 AM and 11:15 AM Worship services for ages 12 weeks through 3 years old. Our Nursery is supervised by a trained adult each week and supported by our Babysitter Club each week. Background checks, Safe Sanctuary training, and CPR training is maintained for adult nursery leaders. 

  • Matthew 17:20 tells us that our faith can move mountains. Mountain Movers is a bridge from Children's Ministry to Youth Ministry.


    Mountain Movers are led by Patty Singhass and Jed Markwood. This group is for 4th and 5th graders. They meet on Mondays every month from 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM in Room 201. They have fun games, devotions, Bible lessons, and hands on activities at each meeting. 

  • SAVE THE DATE! The 2024 Vacation Bible Camp will be held from June 24 -27,  from 9:00 AM to Noon for children ages 4 to rising 6th graders. This year's theme is SCUBA, Diving Into Friendship With God. Kids will dive deep into an amazing undersea adventure where they'll experience the ever-flowing, never-ending  love of God.

  • The Early Learning Center is a ministry of Braddock Street UMC. We care for children from 6 weeks - to 4 years old. We currently have approximately 100 children enrolled. Find out more!  Contact Director Jenny McKenney at (540) 667-8915 or jenny@braddockstreetumc.org.