Central Baptist Bearden
Saturday, February 25, 2017
recreation ministry
As followers of Christ, we are called to be whole both spiritually and physically. Central provides a variety of recreational opportunities for all ages to develop physical wholeness. The Recreation Ministry offers activities for all ages, experience and abilities. We invite you to take advantage of our gym, cardio/weight room, racquetball courts, spacious game room, and lounge. The Family Activities Center (FAC) is available to rent out for parties and activities. To request rental, a Facility Request Form must be submitted to the Director Burl Lambert.    
                                                                                                                                                      FAC Information Line: 865.450.1000 ext. 810
View our calendar                                                FAC Hours
Refit with Nic  
Refit with Nic
Join us on Thursdays @ 6:30pm in the FAC gameroom for this fitness experience. Refit welcomes all sizes, shapes, ages, and backgrounds. It is a program meant to not only offer fitness but with faith and values infused into every class. Cost is $5.00 per class.
Pilates Class  
Pilates Class
The Pilates class meets in the gym on Tuesdays and Fridays from 9am till 10am. This is a moderately intense class focusing on strengthening the core muscles, flexibility, balance and stretching. Participants must be able to go to the floor, and personal mats are needed. Cost: $3 per class. Class is sponsored by Covenant Health.
Stability Ball Class   Stability Ball Class
This class meets on Monday mornings from 9am till 10am in the gym. Participants must provide their own stability ball, mat and weights. Working with the ball is an effective way to strengthen core muscles ...abdominals, thighs, and buttocks... in a way that protects your back and improves balance. Cost: $3 per class. Class is sponsored by Covenant Health.
Keola Yoga


Keola Yoga Alternative
This class is offered Tuesdays @ 6:30pm - 7:30pm in the game room. Cost is $5.00 per class.  For more information about Keola Yoga Alternative, visit 

Men's Pickup Basketball   Friday Men's Pickup Basketball 
Age 25 and older - 11:00am - 1:30pm
Under age 25 - 1:30 - 4:00pm
Men's Basketball League  
Men's Basketball League 
2016 Fall league begins in August. Fast Break, Slow Break, and Over 40 leagues are available.
Racquetball League   Racquetball League
The FAC has two racquetball courts which are available when the gym is open.  Tournaments may be planning at various times during the year. Racquets and balls are available at the front desk. Click here for league information.

Upward Soccer   UPWARD Soccer
Youth Upward Soccer (fall) is for children ages 3.5 through 4th grade. Registration begins in July. The league starts shortly after Knox County schools begin and runs through mid-October. Our vision is to see Upward Soccer players develop mentally, athletically, spiritually, and socially, into total athletes who excel both on and off the field.

For more info and registration
Upward Basketball   UPWARD Basketball
For children kindergarten through middle school. Registration begins in the fall with by practices starting after Thanksgiving. Games begin in January and continue every weekend through the end of February. Players receive equal playing time and are encouraged through group devotionals. We want players to develop mentally, athletically, spiritually, and socially, into total athletes who excel both on and off the court.
For more info and registration
Mega Sports Camp   Mega Sports Camp Epic Moments - Summer 2016
Want to learn a new sport or better your skills? Rising 1st thru 6th grades can join us for Mega Sports Camp, June 20-24. Choose Basketball, Flag Football or Soccer as your focus. Mon. thru Thurs., coaches will work with you & challenge you to become a better player. On Friday, a sports jamboree for the entire family with fun games, activities & food. Mega Sports Camp - Tennis Edition - May 31, June 1 and 2. Beginners & intermediate players alike can learn new skills at this Tennis camp for ages K5 - 6th grade. Watch for Mini Mega Sports Camp Preschool Edition coming again July 25-27, 2016 - a 3 day introduction of soccer, basketball and other team sports for preschoolers age 3 thru 5.

Click here for more information and register
Card Players   Game Day - Join game enthusiasts in playing Hand and Foot and other games in the lounge.
Tuesdays - 11:00am - 4:00pm
Thursdays - 10:30am - 5:00pm

Recreation Ministry Staff
Burl Lambert
Director of Family Activities Ministry
865.450.1000 ext, 120
Debbie Reed & Brook Hanks
Recreation/Missions Ministry Administrative Assistant
865.450.1000 ext. 142