Pastors

David denHartog

David denHartog became a Christian under the ministry of Campus Crusade for Christ while doing his undergraduate work at the University of Iowa.  After graduation with his bachelor’s degree in 1970 he attended Dallas Theological Seminary, where in 1974 he received a Master of Theology degree.   In 1998 he...

Read more

Dean Elliott

Since 1994, I have served here in a number of capacities including as a Youth Pastor, a teaching pastor, and an administrator.  Now, I split my time between administrative/financial duties and leading the re:generation ministry, teaching, and preaching. I grew up in East Texas in a Baptist church. I went to...

Read more

Tom Worthley

My wife, Leigh and I, were married in 2005 and we now have 4 children. I attended Baylor University and earned my undergraduate degree in church music and a Master’s degree in Social Work. I am the worship leader and also provides counseling for a fee through Hope Restored Counseling....

Read more

Kevin Bentley

My story is one of God’s grace! I was raised by two Jesus-loving parents; a dad who was a pastor and a mom who made the house a home. I believed upon Jesus as Savior at the age of 9. Mindi entered my story, and we were married in 1995....

Read more

Student Ministries

Matt Krause

Hey what’s going on everyone! My family and I moved to Texas in the summer of 2016 as I began working at Cleburne Bible Church. My wife, Allison, and I have two sons named Noah and Beau. My undergraduate studies were done at Colorado Christian University where I received a...

Read more

Children’s Ministries

Vicki Neutzler

I’m best known as “Miss Vicki” at Cleburne Bible Church as both children and adults struggle with such an unusual last name as Neutzler. I have been married to Larry Neutzler for 42 years. We have two grown children with families of their own and soon to be three grandchildren! Larry...

Read more

Web Editor

Sara Bowles

I grew up in Texas in a loving, Christian home and earned an early childhood teaching degree from Midwestern State University.  Ben and I married in 2008.  We moved not too long after #1 was born, and began attending Cleburne Bible in January of 2009 because it felt like “coming home.”  I...

Read more

Office Staff

Catherine Valentino

Catherine has filled in occasionally as receptionist for several years but actually joined the staff in May 30, 2014. She serves as Financial Clerk for the church. Catherine is married to Rick, an X-Ray Technician for Triumph Group of Red Oak. Catherine and Rick have lived in Joshua since August...

Read more

Martha Ely

Martha came to CBC in May, 1999, and serves as secretary/office assistant to the ministry staff. Martha and her husband, Mark, moved to Cleburne in 1991, where he pastored a local church for 25 years and is now retired. They have two children and four grandchildren.

Read more

Wendy Elliott

Wendy is one of our receptionists, having joined the staff in January 2006. Wendy is married to Dean, the Administrative Pastor, and they are the parents of three grown children, Charissa, Travis, and Sam. They have been in Cleburne since 1994.

Read more

Marsa Lee Linkenhoger

Marsa Lee joined the staff in 2009 as receptionist. Marsa Lee is married to Pat and they are the parents of two adult children and four grandchildren. Marsa Lee and Pat are long-time Cleburne residents, having moved here in December 1980 from Plano.

Read more

Brian Goodman

has served as Facilities Manager for twelve years. Brian and his wife, Janet, are long-time Cleburne residents. They have two adult sons and seven grandchildren.

Read more