Series: “Behold the King”
Today’s Message: “As One Door Closes, Another Opens”
Passage: Matthew 15:21-39
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 the 9:00 AND 10:45 AM services! Click HERE.
OFFERING — Your contributions can be made online by going here: Online giving.
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–They can also be mailed to the CBC post office box that was retained for security purposes such as giving: CBC,PO Box 1522, Cleburne 76033, with “Attention: Financial Clerk” under the PO Box line or at the bottom left corner of the envelope.
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CBC Kidz – Children’s Ministry
OPERATION CHRISTMAS CHILD – Time to shop! It’s time to start collecting items for this year’s Operation Christmas Child shoeboxes. Back-to-school items are on sale now, so it is a great time to grab crayons, pencils, markers and glue sticks. Go online to www.samaritanspurse.org/occ to learn more about what kind of items to pack.
If you are cleaning out closets and shelves and have “like new” items such as a collection of new Beanie Babies, CBC Kidz love to help pack boxes. CBC Kidz will be collecting new tooth brushes, hair brushes, wash cloths, toys and other items to help fill boxes this year. Watch for more about this soon! Rachel Hillman will be coordinating OCC for CBC. Collection week will be November 16-23; mark your calendar.
THE HUB – Student Ministry
PROGRAMMING – Student Ministry is continuing to meet on Sundays and Wednesdays, with modifications for social distancing and more. Updates are being sent in a newsletter each month. For more information, please contact our Youth Pastor, Kevin Sale.Email Kevin
CONCERT OF PRAYER – Wednesday, 6:00 PM
WALK FOR LIFE – Save this date for the Annual Cleburne Pregnancy Center Walk for Life – Saturday, September 26!! Check-in is at 8:00 AM with the walk beginning at 9:00 AM at Hulen Park. The Pregnancy Center is supported 100% by members of this community. The Walk for Life is one of the annual fundraisers that helps provide protection for the lives of unborn babies and support and guidance for the moms.
FOLLOW THE STAR – Have you ever imagined being there the night that Jesus was born? What would that have been like? Follow the Star is a live, outdoor Christmas experience that will take you back on a journey through the birth, crucifixion and resurrection of the Lord Jesus Christ. The iServe Leadership Team is working now on the details for this amazing opportunity to share the Good News with our community. The production is set to take place in December on CBC property, but preparations and sign-ups must begin now. We need your help! Find more information on our Follow The Star page or through the Events Page on the Church Center App.
What’s Happening at CBC
PATHWAY TO MEMBERSHIP – The CBC Discovery class is a series of sessions that will introduce you to Cleburne Bible Church. Discovery meets in Room 101 at 9:00 AM and is led by Kevin Bentley and Stephen Burdett. Sign up at the kiosk in the Community Area for the next available series of Discovery.
FIRST STEP – is a starting point for building relationships and finding common ground with others at CBC. First Step normally meets on the FIRST and THIRD Sunday evenings of each month at 5:00 PM in Room 101 and is led by Kevin Bentley. First Step kicks off again on Sunday, August 16, 5:00 PM in Room 101.
LADIES BIBLE STUDIES – Three ladies Bible studies begin in September.
On Thursday, September 3, at 9:30 AM there will be A Study of Galatians: Freedom in Christ, led by Wendy Elliott. This is an 8-week study; books are $5.
Also Passion Pursuit, a 10-week study for married women only will be led by Beth denHartog. This study discusses topics like: what’s okay and not okay in the bedroom, temptation, forgiveness, and how and why to pursue passion. You will be amazed at how much God has to say on these topics. Books are $14 and the class is limited to 12 ladies.
Beginning on Thursday, September 10, the Precept study of Genesis Part 3, will be led by Sunny Quinn. If you are new to this study you will need to order the book on your own. The cost is approximately $13.50.
A Wednesday evening study will begin on September 9, at 6:30 PM, meeting on the AWANA schedule. This 7-week study of The Daniel Prayer explores the desperate kind of prayer uttered by the prophet Daniel that storms the gates of heaven and brings results here on earth. It will be led by Yvonne Looper. The class will be limited to 30 ladies.
LADIES PLEASE NOTE!!! There is limited space for Children’s Ministry, so if you have children that you will be bringing you MUST reserve their space at the same time that you sign up for your chosen study.