The First Baptist Jackson Recreation Ministry is open to all of our community! Combine fun, competition, and the love of sports and fitness with an opportunity to connect with others. We desire to see lives transformed through a relationship with Jesus Christ.


Please note the following policies that have been put in place for the safety of our members and staff.


  • Monday-Thursday, 8:30 a.m.-6:30 p.m.


  • When you arrive, please check in at the front desk. Your temperature will be taken; temperature must be under 100.5 to use the CLC.
  • Please answer the health survey honestly.
  • After you are checked in, the front desk will give you the time you are to exit the CLC.
  • One-hour time limit per day.
  • Pick-up basketball games are not permitted.
  • Please respect social distancing, staying at least 6 feet from others.
  • Please wash your hands before and after your workout.
  • Hand sanitizer will be available at the front desk as you enter and exit.


  • Showers will not be available at this time.
  • Common areas will not be open. The gym and weight room are for working out only.
  • Basketball courts will be divided into half courts; one person or household may use a half court for up to one hour. Pick-up games are not allowed at this time.
  • Workout, aerobics, and cardio rooms each have a six-person capacity. If all of the rooms are full, we ask that you don’t wait inside the building. We will take your phone number and call you when space is available. If this becomes an issue, we will start taking appointments.


  • Towels will not be available. Please bring your own towels.
  • We ask if you can, already come dressed in your workout attire to avoid use to the locker room.
  • Childcare is not available at this time.


The Christian Life Center offers a full-service gym with a weight room and workout machines, along with a wide range of classes. Learn more about our facility and find an activity that works with your schedule. You can also enjoy our Walking Track and a Rock Climbing Wall.

Hours of Operation
Monday – Thursday | 8:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Friday & Saturday | Closed


Adult Team Sports at the CLC include basketball, flag football, golf, and volleyball. All team sports are open to both church members and non-members.

Sports for children include Upward Basketball.


Every summer First Baptist Jackson hosts state of the art camps for kids of all ages for the entire summer. Plan on enrolling your child for next summer for the summer of a lifetime!


Use the CLC for your next party! Most parties occur in the following areas: Dining Room, Game Room, and Gymnasium. The Climbing Wall is also available. Reservations must be made at least two weeks in advance. Contact us for a detailed list of party options and fees offered by the CLC.



Recreation & Fitness Director
[email protected] | 601.949.1962


CLC Accounts Manager/Ministry Assistant
[email protected] | 601.949.1947