The goal of our Sports and Fitness Center is to build healthy bodies while encouraging spiritual growth. All classes and camps are open to the community. Scroll down to find answers to some frequently asked questions.
All sports leagues, camps, open gyms and fitness classes are open to the general public.
Church membership or regular attendance at Bright Christian Church is required for access to the Weight Room & Gym membership (regular attendance is defined as attending worship and preferably a Life Group at least 2 times per month). Guests, accompanied by Bright members or regular attenders while in the facility, are welcome to work out with a member. We encourage our members to invite their friends & neighbors to come with them. Youth under the age of 16 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian outside of organized youth events. Members/regular attenders and their guests in order to use the weight room must be 16 years or older.
You must attend an Orientation and then may acquire a Sports & Fitness ID/Key card for gym membership. Bright Christian Church members & attenders are eligible for access to the Sports & Fitness Center upon completion of Orientation. Your Orientation may be arranged at the church office, or by calling (812) 637-3388.
Yes, for weight room/gym participants. No food or drink allowed (except water) in the workout area. You will need to bring your own towel and toiletries if you wish to shower in our locker room.
At this time, we do not offer child care for any classes or during open gym. All children need to be supervised by an adult while in the Sports & Fitness Center.
Athletic clothing only (i.e., no jeans, slacks, or button-down shirts). No exposed mid-sections, sports bras, or spaghetti-strap tank tops, please. Apparel with inappropriate messages or advertisements are not acceptable. Athletic shoes must be worn at all times (no open-toed shoes or boots). Please be modest with all clothing choices and help maintain a safe, comfortable environment.
Our orientation class will cover all the uses of the equipment, access to the building, regulations and procedures. We do have security cameras in operation that record 24/7 that protect the Sports & Fitness Center, as well as other parts of the building. You are responsible for following the procedures.
The annual membership fee for the Sports & Fitness Center (including access to the Gym, Weight Room, & Locker Room) is $65.00 a year per person/$120.00 a year for a family membership. General fitness classes are priced individually, with seniors 65+ usually free.
They are all Bible-believing Christ-followers who love the Lord and support our mission of Connecting people to Jesus and one another through sports and fitness & building relationships to encourage spiritual growth. They have received training and have experience in their area of expertise. All our coaches and fitness instructors will work with a Sports Ministry mentor to ensure the absolute best teaching/coaching in the sport and spiritual guidance
Only Bright Christian Church sponsored ministries can rent the facility outside of normal working hours. The vision of this
space from inception has been for the Ministry Purpose of…
Connecting people to Jesus and one another. Building relationships to encourage spiritual growth. Providing a safe and comfortable way for Bright Christian Church members to introduce friends and families to church. Offering activities for family members of all ages.
We will always be evaluating to make sure we are staying on task to fulfill our mission for this ministry.