Recreation Ministry

BSUMC’s Recreation Ministry seeks to serve all people by sharing the good news of Jesus Christ to the world through sports and recreation.


Tom Buchanan 
Phone: (864) 373-6461

Children & Youth Basketball

Registration for the children’s basketball program begins in the month of September and practice begins mid-October. Games are played mid-November through mid-February.

For more information on our Children & Youth Basketball program and to register for this season, follow the link below:

Play at B-Street

Adult Basketball

Men’s Monday Night Basketball League

This in-house league is for all adult men (18 years and up) and is played from March – October at the Downtown Campus. This league plays three seasons annually, and the cost is $50 per person or $375 per team per season. Contact coordinator Tom Buchanan for more information.

Men’s CLBBY League Thursday

This church-wide league is for adult men (18 years and up) and is played on Thursday evenings from early November through early March. The cost is $75 per person. Contact Tom Buchanan or Wahid Dennis for more information.

Register Here

Women’s CLBBY League Thursday

This church-wide league is for adult women (18 years and up) and is played on Thursday evenings from early November through early March. The cost is $75 per person. Contact Megan Heidlberg Hoffman or Tom Buchanan for more information about women’s basketball.

Register Here


Tuesday Night Par 3 at Crosswinds

Play nine holes each Tuesday night from mid-April to late September beginning promptly at 6:00 PM. The cost is $9 per night. Join us for a bite and social time after the round!


Older Adult Fitness

BSUMC offers two fitness classes with a targeted focus on balance and flexibility. These classes meet throughout the year.

Advanced Class 9:15 AM Tuesdays & Thursdays
Beginner Class 1:15 PM Tuesdays & Thursdays

Fitness Room

For weightlifters and folk who want to tone up, we have the place for you! Our Fitness Room features:

  • 1,600 Pounds of Free Weights
  • Weight Bench
  • Abdominal Machine
  • Lat Pull
  • Squat Machine
  • Various Dumbbells
  • Elliptical Machine
  • Stair Climber
  • Fitness Cycle

The fitness room is available for use during weekdays and can be opened any weeknight. After signing a liability waiver, you can pick up the key at the office between 8:00 am and 5:00 pm. You need to call the church office if you would like to use the room very early or at night.

Indoor Walking/Jogging Track

If you want to improve aerobically, we can help! The church has an indoor walking and jogging track for all of you who like to walk or run, especially in air conditioning, or in times of inclement weather. This track is located on the second floor of Sisk Hall.

Trinity Art Group

The group is made up of watercolorists who meet every Thursday from 10:00 AM until noon at the Trinity campus. The group paints at all experience levels, and each artist works on their own project. There is minimum cost ($8 per month per member) and maximum fun! Stop by if you have an interest or contact Lynn Mangum with questions (864-233-8114).

Day Trips and Other Travel

We offer many different activities and trips throughout the year. These will be posted on the events page of the website.

Upcoming Events

Get Out and Explore South Carolina!

Buncombe Street United Methodist Church encourages people of all ages to get out and explore our great state. For information on South Carolina, consider a visit to where you can find great information about upcoming events across the state.

Inclement Weather | For games canceled due to inclement weather, please monitor church-closing information on WYFF News Channel 4. Cancellation of practice due to inclement weather is up to the discretion of the coaches. Please contact your coach for inquiries about practice or game cancellations.

News & Events