Forrest Burdette Memorial United Methodist Church



Welcome to Children’s Outreach Ministries! We hope you find our website helpful and informative when deciding upon a quality childcare program. COM is a licensed childcare center through the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources. We are also inspected and registered with the State Fire Marshall, Putnam County Health Department, and Department of Education, Office of Child Nutrition.

We encourage you to explore the opportunities of our programs. If you would like to tour our facility, please contact the Director to schedule an appointment. 304.562.9170.



The Children’s Outreach Ministries encompass the Early Education and School Age Programs. These programs operate as non-profit programs through Forrest Burdette Memorial United Methodist Church under the direct governance of the Children’s Outreach Ministries Board of Directors.

The Children’s Outreach Ministries programs are licensed by the State of West Virginia, meeting the health and safety standards as required by the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Services and the State Licensing Board. Our licensing capacity is for 155 children. We have liability insurance through a local agency. The Children Outreach Ministries does not provide medical coverage.

This facility is operated on a non-discriminatory basis, and the practice of this policy is demonstrated through equal treatment in regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, and age or marital status of parents. If a child with extenuating circumstances or needing special care wishes to enter the program, his/her case will be decided at the discretion of the Program Director. Depending on the particular situation, it may be referred to the Children’s Outreach Ministries Board of Directors.

Home Church E- Connections and News!

E-Connection September 21, 2015

E-Connection September 21, 2015

     The new school year brings fall school sports and activities. One of the joys of being a pastor is going to such events and cheering for young men and women of our congregation who participate whether it is football, soccer, cross country, fall baseball, cheer squad, dance team, band, or show choir. The […]
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E-Connection September 14, 2015

Pumpkins. Pumpkins EVERYWHERE! As we continue our last few days of the Summer season, there’s a few indications of the change in seasons that takes place. Before the dip in temperature, we see the transformation of everything-pumpkin. From the aisles of the grocery store, to the milkshakes at the fast food
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E-Connection September 8, 2015

Children’s children are a crown to the aged, and parents are the pride of their children.” Proverbs 17:6 Children’s Outreach Ministries will be celebrating our grandparents on September 10th & 11th with a luncheon. If you are a grandparent of a little one in our program we hope to see you
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