Children’s Ministries

The Children & Youth Ministry at Sixth Avenue Baptist Church aims to:

Equip and prepare our young people to be leaders (disciples for Christ)
Provide an environment for spiritual and personal growth
Instill a sense of brotherly love and community commitment
Offer engaging activities and opportunities to fellowship at the church and in the community

Children's Church

The purpose of this ministry is to provide a Christ-centered environment designed to prepare children ages 5 through 11 for congregational worship. The Children’s Church meet only on the 1st & 3rd Sunday’s in the Chapel during worship. The Children’s Church meets in the Chapel.

If you are new to Children’s Church please complete the following form

Ministries leader, Michelle Chambers,

Boy Scouts

Sixth Avenue Baptist Church holds the charter from the Greater Alabama Council of the Boy Scouts of America for two Boy Scout units: Cub Scout Pack #415 for boys ages 6-10 and Boy Scout Troop 415 for boys ages 11-17. Our purpose is to provide an education program for boys and young adults to build character, to train in the responsibilities of participating citizenship, and to develop personal fitness. The Boy Scouts also encourages spiritual growth.

For more information contact Ministry Leader: Robert Young:

Girl Scouts

Sixth Avenue Baptist Church is the home of Girl Scout Troop #208.They are an affiliate of the Cahaba Council. The aim of Girl scouting is to promote spiritual service, skill building and leadership.Troop 208 is a multi-level troop for Daisies (K), Brownies (1-3), Juniors (4-7), Cadet’s (7-9) and Seniors (10-12).


For more information, contact Ms Frances Faulks or Rev. Rosevelt Morris at 251-5173.

Nursery Ministry

The church nursery provides infant and toddler care during worship services and Bible study. The nursery is open on Sunday mornings from 8:15 am – closes at 11:00a.m. and on Wednesday evenings from 6:20 pm – 7:40 pm.

Ministry leader, Dr. Wanda Ward 477-1023 or  

Tutorial Program

The mission of the tutorial ministry is to lift students academically by lifting Christ first. In an atmosphere of Godly spirituality, we endeavor to tutor youth and adults from the church and the community-at-large in all subjects. We also prepare students to score high on the ACT, SAT, Exit and GED exams.

Tuesday and Thursday Tutoring

Grade 1-35:00 pm -6:15 pm
Grade 4-85:30 pm -7:15 pm
Grade 9-126:00 pm -7:30 pm

ACT Prep

Tuesday and Thursday6:00 pm -7:30 pm
Saturday  (START DATE TO BE ANNOUNCED)8:30 am-12:00 pm

GED Prep

Tuesday5:00 pm -7:00 pm

Students can register on Tuesday and Thursday beginning September 3rd.

Contact the church for further information, 205-251-5173

Summer at the Sixth

Community Development Corporation Summer at the Sixth