Health, Wellness & Sports Ministry

Epiphany offers a number of sports and recreation opportunities focused on Christian fellowship, family leisure, and maintaining overall health. From weekly exercise classes to seasonal sports, there are many opportunities.  

Fitness Classes

Please contact the Church Office for more information and to get connected if you are interested in any of the following fitness opportunities.

REFIT Classes

refit-revolutionizing-300x175Mondays & Wednesdays
7 PM, Far Hills Lower Level
REFIT is a dance fitness class that incorporates Christian music as well as other positive-themed music into exercises. REFIT is designed to create community through the shared experience of fitness. Classes are free with donations accepted. 

Faithfully Fit Women’s Exercise Class

Saturdays, 7 a.m.
Far Hills Room 16

Offers circuits of strengthening exercises combined with cardio exercises throughout. All fitness levels welcomed and encouraged to join. 


6:30 PM, Austin Classroom
REFIT is a dance fitness class that incorporates Christian music as well as other positive-themed music into exercises. REFIT is designed to create community through the shared experience of fitness. Classes are free with donations accepted. 

Parkinson’s Adaptive Exercise Class

Thursdays, 10:30 AM, Austin Multi-Purpose Room
The Parkinson’s exercise class utilizes the latest research in regards to Parkinson’s disease and exercise, and aim to target the specific symptoms commonly experienced by persons with Parkinson’s. This class is designed for mild to moderate disease severity. Participants should be able to walk without external assistance, but may utilize assistive devices as needed, and should be able to sustain activity for one hour at a moderate level. Occasionally we do floor work (mats provided if needed), and while we encourage everyone to attempt these exercises, they can also be modified for the chair if necessary. Contact Physical Therapist, Katie James (937-626-2997).
Sports & Recreation
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A Swing & A Prayer

May – September 
Thursdays, 6:45 AM (Dayton Mall Panera)
7:30-8:00 AM (Golf Course TBA)
Breakfast devotions, fellowship and golf with Pastor Charlie Woodward. Typically runs May – September each year.

Open Sand Volleyball

April – September, Tuesday & Thursday, 7-10 PM

Austin Campus, Weather Permitting

All are welcome for both open and team sand volleyball. We have four lighted courts with fantastic sand. We have a hose off/with spray area and shower, and there are cool climate restroom accommodations. Don’t miss the great sunsets!

Anyone age 13 and over wishing to play volleyball may play, so long as they adhere to the skill level being played on that particular court. Parental supervision is required for anyone under age 13. Questions? Email the Church Office, or call 937-433-1449.


Men’s Basketball Resumes in the Fall

Tuesdays, Fall through Winter
40 & Over: 7-8:00 PM; 39 & Under: 8-9:00 PM
Far Hills Celebration Center
All men are welcome! Simply show up to enjoy the fun, friendship, and camaraderie! Pace of play is appropriate for a wide variety of players with different skills and athletic abilities. Contacts: Church Office (937-623-5600).
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Men’s Softball Done for the Season


Thursday evenings beginning late April (Spring/Summer)

Delco Park

Epiphany’s team plays in a league that is purely for fun, recreation, and fellowship. 

Questions? Contact Pastor Jay Shailer.

Golf League

Epiphany Golf League

Tuesday evenings, 5:30 PM starting first Tuesday in May (16 weeks)
Heatherwoode Golf Club, Springboro, OH

Shotgun start for 9 holes is 5:30 PM (arrive by 5:15 PM)

The Epiphany Golf League provides an opportunity for the people (men and women) of Epiphany to enjoy great Christian fellowship in a casual, sporting environment. The league is open to players of all abilities. Players who are unable to commit to 16 weeks are welcome to join the league as subs. Email the Church Office, or call 937-433-1449. 


Run For God

An inter-generational program for current and new runners or walkers paired with Bible Study and runner’s education. Participants commit to three 30-minute interval walk-job workouts per week to prepare for a 5K. There are also 10K and half-marathon opportunities available. This is an excellent fellowship opportunity that prepares people to be better witnesses for Christ physically, mentally and spiritually. 
Contact Kathy Whited.

Health & Wellness 

Epiphany’s Health & Wellness Team offers monthly blood pressure screenings at both campuses, as well as flu shots in the fall, periodic eye tests, and informational brochures. Registered nurses are encouraged to join this team. Please contact for more information or to join this team. 

What is the Faith Community Health Care Ministry Program? Epiphany, along with many other local area churches, is part of Good Samaritan Hospital’s Health Ministry Program, a cooperative effort in which local hospitals and other health agencies support the faith community. Healing, health, and wellness are promoted among the members and the people in the community the congregation serves. Health Ministries provide education, information, and resources in the areas of disease prevention and wellness promotion.

Flu Shots: When possible, Epiphany makes arrangements with a local pharmacy to provide flu shots in the fall of each year.