Kids Ministry

Kids Ministry is available on Sundays. On Communion Sundays children are invited to stay in worship and help set the communion table; clipboard activities are always available for those who want to engage during the service. If you have any questions or concerns please email Jess at

SNC Kids Update - June 2023

Jess Duncan, SNC’s children’s coordinator, will be enjoying time away from June 11th- July 10th to celebrate her wedding. Please contact Amanda Rabourn at with questions or concerns about kids ministry

Upcoming Events

Pride, Pastries and Paintings:  Let’s celebrate the beginning of Pride month on June 4th at 8:30am (before worship). We will be creating posters for the Pride Parade later this month, eating pastries and learning about God’s love for all people. Adults are welcome to join us or enjoy a coffee in the Short North! 

VBS 2023: July 17-July 21, 9-12pm at North Broadway UMC. Register HERE

SNC Middle School Youth Group: Students beginning 6th grade up to 8th grade are invited to a youth group meet up on July 27th from 6:30-8pm. Please RSVP to for the address!

Sunday Summer Fun: Join us on July 23rd before worship at 8:30, for a morning of arts and crafts to prepare for next Sunday’s worship in the park! 

General Kids Ministry FAQ's

Our SNC Kids (birth – 5th grade) program offers engaging spiritual experiences and worship opportunities designed to deepen each child’s relationship with God.

Questions about our Nursery or Children’s Ministry opportunities, contact Children’s Coordinator Jessica Duncan at

Meet Jess

SNC Children's Coordinator

Jessica is the Youth Coordinator at Short North Church and an English teacher in South-Western City Schools. Jessica graduated from The Ohio State University with a Masters of Education in 2017. Click HERE to read her full bio.