Child Enrichment Center (CEC) is an outreach ministry of HOPE Church. We are excited about the opportunity to introduce you to our child care ministry. CEC’s Purpose is to TEACH children to love God and others. NURTURE individual, intellectual development and CREATE a safe, loving environment. We begin offering curriculum at the age of 2. We offer daily bible stories, weekly chapel worship for three years and up during our school year, organized after school activities and a summer program. The CEC is located at the back of HOPE Church. Our offices are located in the breezeway to the left through the double doors by the playgrounds. To learn more about CEC or if you have questions please contact CEC at 205-631-0433 or email

Jessica Shirley
Director of Child Enrichment Center

Ms. Jessica has her Bachelor’s in Early Childhood from the University of Alabama and her Associate’s in Child Development from Jefferson State Community College. She has worked in Child Care for the past twenty years and has loved every minute of it. She has been an infant teacher, preschool teacher and worked in administration.  In her spare time she loves spending time with family and friends. She also loves being involved at her church. Ms. Jessica loves the Lord and loves teaching young children. One of her greatest joys is seeing a child smile!

Forms and Documentation

Make sure to complete all documents and forms provided below.

CEC Waiting List