Children’s/Youth Ministry Mission Statement:

As disciples of Christ, we nurture and serve the church family and community through intergenerational bonding, missions, and outreach.

Welcome to Children's Ministries at Broadmoor. It is our desire that each child who enters these doors will feel God's love and be nurtured in his word so they will grow into disciples for Jesus Christ. Opportunities for worship, learning, and fellowship are offered on Sundays and throughout the week. For more information, you may click on any of the links below or contact Cheri Coats, Children’s Director at (225) 924-6269.


Broadmoor UMC has appointed a search team to help us hire our Director of Children's Ministries. Ministry Architects is working with us as we seek the person who will help us increase the depth and reach of our children's ministry.

We invite you to pray for the team and those we interview. If you have names of possible candidates, ideas, or questions, please feel free to contact one of our search team members. 

If interested, please read the job description. To apply, send a resumé and cover letter to Kristina at


Search team members are:

Kari Calhoun

Kari Calhoun
Kari became a member of Broadmoor UMC in July 2017 and dived head first into supporting the Children's Ministry in several ways. First, she supplied her four children - Luke (6), Mark (4), Leah (3) and Mary (1.5) - and she also teaches K/1 Sunday School. She and her husband, Mike, are looking forward to serving, worshiping and supporting BUMC for many years to come.


Tiffany Dunn
Tiffany is a long-time member of Broadmoor UMC, growing up in the Children and Youth Ministries. She is happily married to her husband, Desmond, and they have two children, Micah, 12, and Keilyn, 6. Tiffany has been an active youth mentor in the youth group at Broadmoor UMC since 2012 where she helps at Sunday night youth group as well as leads the Girls' Small Group weekly.

Ann Middleton

Ann Middleton
Ann Middleton grew up in Broadmoor United Methodist Church and returned ten years ago after a long hiatus. She is a single, retired high school teacher having taught for 36 years. Ann is presently serving as Chairman of the Staff Parish Relations Committee and of the Congregational Care Team. She also sings in the worship choir and Saints Alive, and is on the steering committee for the annual garage sale that funds many of our missions. Ann is active in her Sunday School class and helps with the church's Outdoor Ministry.

Annette Mire

Annette Mire
Annette is a mother and grandmother, has been a teacher, a principal, and currently serves as Associate Superintendent of Human Resources and Staff Development for Louisiana Connections Academy. She is currently the Lay Leader for Broadmoor United Methodist Church


Sherry Turner
Sherry Turner is a member at Broadmoor Methodist serving in various aspects of ministry such as children, youth, and hospitality. She has been happily married to Robert for 22 years. They have one son, Nathaniel, 13. Sherry has a degree in education, but is currently a full-time mom and wife. 




Click here to read our Children's & Youth Ministries Core Values and 3-Year Goals