Greater Centennial AME Zion CHurch of Mt. Vernon, NY
Children, Youth & Young Adults


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The Nursery Ministry

Nursery Ministry provides care for children (infants - 4 years olds) in a safe and comfortable environment during worship services.

Children’s Church

Children's Church Ministry nurtures children of ages 5-12 by providing a worship service that is a welcoming and loving environment and lays a foundation of faith and biblical knowledge.

Boy Scouts of America

Boy Scouts Ministry through the Scouts of America provides educational programs for boys and teenagers to build character, train in the responsibilities of participating citizenship, and develop personal fitness.

Girl Scouts of America

Girl Scouts of America assists today's girls to become tomorrow's leaders by providing them with a wide variety of opportunities and by encouraging increased skill building and personal responsibility.  We also promote the development of strong leadership and decision-making skills.


Youth 4 Christ

Youth for Christ Ministry empowers young people by training them to participate in the body of christ through evangelistic efforts, biblical principles and fellowship opportunities.

Rising Stars

Rising Stars Ministry ministers to young women (ages 11-15 years) to be led on a journey in the spirit to understand and fulfill God's purposes for their lives.  Through this ministry, the Rising Stars will understand the Bible and their relationship with Christ more clearly.  The luminaries are women of our church who are called by God to lead the Rising Stars to realize their destiny in Christ.  The Luminaries are committed to volunteer their time and resources to support the spiritual, emotional and social development of the Rising Stars.

Bridge Builders

Bridge Builders Ministry mentors to young boys (ages 12-16) through instructional and practical applications of God's guidelines.

Community Bible School

Community Bible School is a summer program that spiritually equips our children and youth to cope with the challenges of growing up through:  Worship, Prayer, Bible Study, Teamwork, Christian Fellowship, Recreational Activities and Field Trips.

Young Adults

College Ministry

College Ministry encourages and guides young people between the ages of 18-22 to grow deeper in their relationship with God, as well as assist and motivate them as they progress through college and other educational endeavors.

Young Adult Ministry

Young Adult Ministry unites the community of young adults ages 18-40, in Christian fellowship and helps to guide them to their purpose.  They strive to empower young adults to use their gifts to glorify God and edify the body of Christ, and to have a deeper appreciation and greater understanding of their relationship with community, Church and Christ.
Ministerial Contact
Bro. Dominique Lester, Minister for Youth and Young Adults
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Sis, Keisha Dixon, Minister for Children
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