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

Children’s Church provides a Christ-centered environment to prepare children in kindergarten through 5th grades for congregational worship. Children’s Church meets on 1st & 3rd Sundays in the Fellowship Hall, 9:30 am – 10:30 am.

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 nursery provides infant and toddler care during worship services and Bible study. Temporarily located in room 101.
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. We tutor youth and adults from the church and surrounding community in all subjects, including preparation for ACT, SAT, Exit and GED exams. Services are currently unavailable.

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

Registration for Summer at the Sixth 2024 is now open for rising kindergarten through 6th grades. Get ready for 6 weeks of friendship, field trips, film-making, culinary arts, character building, gardening, dance, sports, learning, and more! June 17 – July 26, 7:30 – 3:30. The cost is $125/week with a non-refundable $25 registration fee. This year, there is an extended day option (3:30-5:30) for an additional cost. To register, visit

Sibling Discount

Additional siblings will receive $10 off weekly tuition (only for weeks both siblings attend). Contact us at for a sibling discount code prior to checkout.

Financial Assistance

The Sixth Avenue Community Development Corporation aims to make high quality out of school programming accessible to all children in our community. Through community grants and the generosity of donors, we are able to provide a limited number of scholarships, based on a sliding scale, to off-set the cost of camp. To submit a request, answer the online financial questions. Our camp manager will respond within 2 business days. Priority is given to children who live in Birmingham or within Jefferson County limits.