Sermon Series: Behold the King
Today’s Message: It’s War.
Scripture: Matthew 5:8; James 4:1-10
WELCOME to Cleburne Bible Church. If you haven’t made a decision to trust Christ as your personal Savior, our hope and prayer for you is that you will make that decision. “And this is the testimony, that God has given us eternal life and this life is in His Son. He who has the Son has the life; he who does not have the Son of God does not have the life.” (1 John 5:11-12)
LIVE STREAMING – Live Streaming is available for both worship hours! Click HERE.
OFFERING BOXES – are located at the front and side entrances to the building and just inside each door to the worship center. Online giving is also available, as is text giving. For the phone number and/or directions, please click HERE, or you may pick up directions at the Kiosk.
BAPTISM – Will take place again on Sunday, May 20. If you desire baptism at that time, please call the church office to schedule an appointment with one of the pastors.
MEMBERSHIP – Would you like to become a member of CBC? Do you desire to serve in one of the many areas of ministry offered by CBC? If so, then we invite you to sign up for Discovery Class, which will be required should you desire to serve. Discovery Class meets for four consecutive Sundays each month at 9:00 a.m. Sign up at the kiosk for the next available class sessions. NOTE: Discovery will not begin new sessions until January.
PINE COVE Camp in the City – for kids who are going into first THROUGH going into sixth grades is set for July 9-13. Online registration is available at https://www.pinecove.com/city/cleburne-bible/. Register by April 15 (TODAY is the last day) and be entered into a drawing for reimbursement of your fee! Registration will remain open until June 23. Scholarship applications are available. If your child needs help raising funds contact Karen Sarver for information on “Pop for Pine Cove!”
Student Ministries: THE HUB
SENIOR BANQUET – The Senior Banquet for this year’s high school graduates is right around the corner! Parents/Guardians, we are excited to host the event again this year to honor your graduating senior. It’s coming up in May, but we need a few things from you before then to help us plan. We need 4 pictures, ranging from babyhood-childhood-to the present, to be turned in no later than April 29 for the slideshow. You can bring hard copies to the church office (these will be returned to you if you give us an address, phone number or e-mail address) or you can e-mail digital copies to Matt at firstname.lastname@example.org. If you plan to attend the banquet, please contact Matt or Kevin to receive more details.
Here’s what’s happening THIS WEEK with the SCIENCE EVENT!
Tonight (Sunday) – Josh arrives and Don Hunt’s team will help him unload and set up the stage. Strong back? Call Don and join the load up and out team!
Monday – Wednesday – CISD elementary schools are scheduled to come to the S.T.E.M. stage show from 1:00 – 2:00 PM at CBC.
Thursday – We will begin to set up the building for the Family Science Day on Saturday. We will also be moving the stage to Marti Elementary and setting up the classrooms at 4:00 PM for Friday.
Friday – Volunteers will arrive at 7:15 AM at Marti Elementary and pick up materials in the library. We will spend the day with the kids. If you have not signed up yet, there’s still time! At the end of the day we load up the stage and the classrooms and bring it all back! If you are available at 4:00 PM, come help us!
Saturday – Volunteers will arrive at CBC at 8:30 AM and find their spot. Doors open at 9:00 AM for the Family Hands On Science. First stage presentation is at 11:00 AM, second one is at 2:00 PM. We’ll wrap the day up around 3:00 PM, depending on the lingering crowd. Again we will be packing up, cleaning up and getting ready for Sunday. If this is the only time you can help us…we will need you!
Sunday – Be prepared for some new faces to begin visiting in the days ahead. We want to over-staff our children’s area in hopes of having additional kids and families. Are you available? Contact Vicki Neutzler (817.980.9091) or Barbra Valerio (817.648.9878).
THE PRICILLA SHIRER SIMULCAST – The Priscilla Shirer Simulcast is scheduled for Saturday, April 28, at CBC. Tickets are available at the Women’s Ministry table in the Community Area. Online purchase is also available on the CBC website, www.cleburnebible.org. We also need women and men volunteers. Sign-ups are at the ticket table. Online purchase is also available by clicking the green button below.
iSERVE MISSIONS OUTREACH – We need your help to be a blessing in and to our community. Please join us on Thursday, April 19, from 5:00-7:00 PM at Harvesting International Food Bank. We will be handing out groceries, praying for those that need and want prayer, and sharing the Gospel with those who come to receive help. The address is 1521 E. Henderson St. in Cleburne. If you can’t make it at 5:00, please come when you can. Hope to see you there!
CHURCH POTLUCK LUNCH – of Sunday, April 22, for an all-church lunch after second service to celebrate one of our own, Dean & Wendy Elliott’s daughter, Charissa, and her new husband, Travis. They are CBC’s newest missionary couple who will be returning to their mission field. Bring a meat and a side dish. A basket will be at the door for notes or prayers of encouragement to prepare their lives for ministry. If you would like to receive their newsletters, please add your e-mail address.