We encourage you to follow our Facebook page for the most recent preschool application and current preschool events. If you have any questions, please call the church office at 740-694-5806 Ext. 4.

Cornerstone Community Church
123 Columbus Rd.
Fredericktown, OH 43019
(740) 694-5806

Melissa Rinehart, Director/Teacher
Emily Carter, Curriculum Director/Teacher
Heather Canter, Teacher
Shelly Rogers, Teacher

The primary goal of the preschool is to provide a child-centered, Christian environment for 3-5 year-old children in which to socialize with other 3-5 year-olds. The age-appropriate activities will promote physical, social, emotional, spiritual, language, and cognitive development of the children.

  • Good Literature
  • Bible Stories
  • Creative Art
  • Music
  • Large & Small Muscle Activities
  • Field Trips
  • Dramatic Play
  • Dad’s Night
  • Mom’s Night
  • Christmas Program
  • Grandparent’s Day
  • Picnic/Graduation

Monday and Wednesday: 3 year olds, 8:50am-11:30am
Tuesday and Thursday: 3 year olds, 8:50am-11:30am and 1pm-3:30pm
Monday through Friday: 4 and 5 year olds, 8:50am-11:30am and 1pm-3:30pm


FREE Community Meal
Wednesday evenings from 5pm-6pm

A hot meal is served in the dining room and curbside. Visit our Facebook page for the weekly menu.

Following the meal is our Ignite Service. We invite you to worship with us from 6pm-7pm.

Buddy Break

This is a special respite care ministry for families who have children who live with disabilities. The church will have monthly programs with volunteer buddies to partner with VIP kids who live with disabilities. The programs will last about 3 hours so that parents will get a break and kids will have a good time. Our Buddy Break program is one of hundreds across the country. Learn more about Buddy Break.

Contact Mary Elder at buddybreak@cornerstonefredericktown.com to register your child.

2023-2024 Buddy Break Schedule
Saturdays (10:00am -1:00pm)

  • September 23- Team Jesus/Fall Sports
  • October 28- Superheroes/Firefighters
  • December 9- Christmas-Making Memories
  • January 6- Detectives/Mad Science
  • February 3- Game Day/Forts
  • March 2- Dr. Seuss
  • April 6- Creation Light & Dark/Solar Eclipse
  • May 4- Cinco de Mayo

Evangelizing Through Missions

With Christ Jesus as the Cornerstone, we will support and equip people of all ages and locations for ministry with a shared goal of bringing people closer to the Lord to glorify His name.

Kids Ark International Camp

Since 2019, Cornerstone Community Church has sent multiple mission groups of people to Honduras to evangelize by demonstrating the love of Jesus. The teams have been able to meet the physical and spiritual needs of many Honduran families. Visit kidsarkintl.org.

Center of Hope

We serve Knox County, Ohio and nearby communities in rural Ohio. Free groceries for those who qualify. Pick-up is from 5pm-6pm on Wednesdays in the rear parking lot of Cornerstone Community Church. Visit hopeinohio.org.

Fredericktown Area Church Association

Our church is actively involved with other churches in our community. We participate in the FACA Bake Sale/Pie Auction during the annual Christmas in July event, donate to Habitat for Humanity, and administrate the Community Relief Fund.

Lifewise Academy

LifeWise Fredericktown kicked off in fall of 2023. The program is currently serving over 130 Fredericktown elementary students with over seven local churches participating in the program. Please visit LifeWise.org to sign up your child or donate to the program. LifeWise also invites you to visit their Facebook page for current happenings and ways you can volunteer.


Our congregation supports Fredericktown Interchurch financially and by participating in “The Tree of Sharing” that assists local families at Christmas time. For more information, visit interchurchknox.org.

Starting Point

Starting Point is a free pregnancy resource center in Mount Vernon, Ohio. The center is a safe, non-judgmental place to find out if you’re pregnant, learn about your options and what to do next. If you think you may be pregnant or you are considering abortion, we’re here to help. Start here for help with an unplanned pregnancy. Visit knoxstartingpoint.com.

Ways You Can Serve

At Cornerstone Community Church we have many opportunities for our congregation to serve within our church and within our community. We believe God moves in and through us as we serve together and as individuals. If you are feeling led to serve in one of our existing ministries or have an idea for a new way to serve, please contact our pastor, Jerry Ernst.