Children’s Ministry

Our goal is to help kids discover Christ and explore a relationship with God. The Ark provides age-appropriate experiences through story-telling, singing and interactive activities. View our safety guidelines for our nursery currently open at limited capacity. 

The Ark Nursery

For kids ages 0-4.

The Ark Children's Church

For kids ages 5-8.

*Meets 1st and 3rd Sundays

Rules for the Ark

  • Speak and act with kindness
  • No running
  • Obey the first time
  • Use furniture and supplies correctly
  • Help keep the class clean
  • Keep hands, feet and objects to yourself
  • Help one another
  • Raise your hands


We help kids to learn why obedience is important. We provide a simple guide to help serve them every day.

  • Obey the first time
  • Obey all the way
  • Obey the right way
  • Obey with a happy heart


  • When wanting to speak
  • When asking to leave the seat
CUF Rules for Ark

About Jamila

We’re excited to welcome Jamila Russell as director of the CUF children’s ministry. Jamila moved to Florida from Dallas, Texas and is currently a post-graduate student at Reformed Theological Seminary in Orlando, Florida. She grew up in the Presbyterian Churches of America and brings seven years of experience teaching youth from Pre-K to ninth grade in public and charter schools. Her clear love for God and concern for children make her perfect for the CUF family.

Children's Ministry Photos