Sin is Serious

David denHartog teaches from Leviticus 4:1-5:13.  There are lots of things we do that unintentionally hurt another person.  The offering in this passage is the ‘sin offering’ or ‘purification offering.’  Its purpose was to restore fellowship with God.  What does the offering cover?  What does this offering mean for us today? Additional Scripture references:  I […]

Turning on the Power

David denHartog, for Easter Sunday, teaches from Romans 5:8-10.  Easter is about transformed lives.  How do you experience such a life?  The same power that resurrected Jesus from the grave is available to you and I to transform and change our lives.  How does one turn on that power? Additional Scripture references:  Romans 3:23; Romans […]

Becoming a God-Pleaser

David denHartog teaches the first in a new series on Leviticus: HOLY HOLY HOLY Lord God Almighty.  Through Leviticus, we can greater understand the work of Jesus Christ.  The dominant theme in Leviticus is holiness and how to maintain fellowship with a holy God.  In Leviticus 1:1-9, we see the offering of the burnt offering.   […]

Anchors of Truth in Uncertain Times

David denHartog teaches from Ezekiel 38, as an epilogue to the series: What in the World is Happening?  The world is changing at a rapid rate and we live in very uncertain times.  What we need are some anchors of truth that will keep us strong and steadfast.  As believers, we are not to be […]

State of the Church 2022

In Psalm 136, we see a recount of God’s loyal love through creation and the story of Israel.  We are called to celebrate God’s loyal love, His “hesed.”  Cleburne Bible is required by its constitution to share a ‘state of the church’ every year.  David denHartog, Dean Elliott, Tom Worthley, Kevin Bentley, Kevin Sale, and […]

Living in a World That is Falling Apart

David denHartog teaches from 2 Thessalonians 2:1-12.  Our world is indeed falling apart.  God is setting the stage for “The Day of the Lord,” which commences with the tribulation period.  We are not there yet, but it could happen at any time.  What should be our response to all of this?  In this passage, we […]

Things to Come

David denHartog teaches the first in a new series, What in the World is Happening?   We live in a changing world, and there is much misinformation that you and I are subject to.  When there is misinformation, there is often misapplication on we should live our life.  The Thessalonians didn’t know what was happening in […]

Has Messiah Been Here Before?

On Christmas Eve, David denHartog teaches from various Old Testament prophecies.  When Christ comes again, the Jewish people will ask: Has Messiah been here before?

Do You Know Him?

David denHartog continues the Christmas story, from Luke 2:21-38.  There are times in life when we think we know someone, but think of them better than they actually are or think them worse than they actually are.  When it comes to our knowledge of our Jesus Christ, sometimes we think little when He is much, […]

Not So Silent A Night

David denHartog begins the Christmas series teaching from Genesis 3:14-15, Luke 2:1-14, and Revelation 12:1-5.  Like the beachhead on the Normandy coast that led to the victory of the Allies in World War II, so Jesus’ birth established a beachhead and victory for the heavenly realms.  In Genesis 3:14-15, we see God’s declaration of war […]