- Girls' Day at the Richardson's is Monday, Nov. 20th!
- Covenant Men will NOT meet on Tuesday, Nov. 21st. They WILL meet on Tuesday, Nov. 28th at 6am in the FBCC parlor. All men are welcome!
- The FBCC office will close at noon on Wednesday, Nov. 22nd.
- The 150th Anniversary Committee will meet at noon on Sunday, Nov. 26th.
- Sparrow Band will NOT meet again until January, 2018.
- Living Nativity is Friday, Dec. 1st from 7:15pm - 8:45pm in Hulen Park. The Nativity is near the pavilion in the park.
- FBCC will have a float in the Christmas parade at 6:30pm on Dec. 1st to thank the Lord for 150 years of ministry here in Cleburne.
- We will celebrate the Lord's Supper on December 3rd in the morning worship service.
- R.A.s meet Sundays at 5:00pm for boys in 1st - 6th grades in the FBCC gym.
- FBCC Children's Committee meets at 4:00PM on Sunday, December 3rd.
- Our Week of Prayer for International Missions and Lottie Moon Christmas offering emphasis is December 3-10, 2017. Our goal for the church is $20,000, and all of this goes for International missions. Please pray generously and give joyfully!
- The FBCC Deacons' Christmas Party is at the Pastor's house, 1514 Chaucer Dr., on Monday, December 4th at 7:00PM. Please bring finger foods.
- Evergreen will have their Christmas celebration December 5th at 11:30AM in the FBCC fellowship hall.
- Sip-n-Sew meets Thursday, December 7th at 9:00AM at Dianne Johnson's.
- The WEE School Merry Maker's Program is Thursday, December 7th at 10:00AM.
- Family Game Night is Friday, December 8th at 6:30PM in the FBCC Annex.
- We will vote on the proposed 2018 FBCC budget on Sunday morning, December 10th by ballot and without discussion.
- Our 2nd Sunday service project is feeding the residents of the Johnson County Christian Lodge here at FBC Cleburne at 5:00PM on Sunday, December 10th. Please contact Leslie for details or to help with food.
- The WEE School class Christmas parties are Thursday, December 7th at 10:30AM.
- The FBC Choir Christmas Presentation is Sunday, December 17th at 10:30AM.
- We will have worship at 10:30AM Christmas Eve. We will have our Carols & Candles Family Lord's Supper service at 5:00PM. No other activities will meet that day, including Sunday School.
- We will have services at 10:30AM on New Year's Eve. No other activities will meet that day, including Sunday School.
- Evergreen will meet on Tuesday, January 2nd at 11:30AM.
- We will have our Committee Lunch & Training in the FBCC gym on Sunday, January 7th. All Committee members are urged to attend to elect officers and make plans for the year's ministry.
- Our next FBCC quarterly conference is Sunday, January 28th at 6:00PM, following a covered-dish supper. Agenda items are due in the office by Thursday, January 18th.
Sundays at FBC Cleburne
Bible Study groups begin at 9:15am, with Celebration Worship at 10:30am. Mission Cafe (coffee shop) will be open for fellowship and coffee at 9:00am each Sunday morning. Special events happen on various Sunday evenings. Griefshare meets at 6:00PM in the Fellowship Hall for anyone who has lost someone. A Bible study and meal for Young Adults though 23 years is at Todd & Jessica Richardson's home each Sunday at 6:30PM, 201 Ryan Street in Joshua, TX. Second Sunday "Service" is hands-on practical ministry each second Sunday.
Read the Bible with FBC Cleburne in 2017
FBC Cleburne is using a 5-day per week reading plan to read through the Bible this year. You can CLICK HERE to see and download the reading plan.
"the reminder" is now online
"The Reminder" is FBC Cleburne's monthly newsletter and is available online HERE. An electronic copy can be emailed to anyone requesting it. A printed copy can be mailed to anyone requesting it. To request a printed copy and/or to confirm your current email address, please contact the church office at 817-645-6684. Printed copies will also be available at Grand Central and in the church office each month.
Evergreen for senior adults
Evergreen is the monthly lunch meeting of our senior adults. These meetings consist of a special program or speaker and a delicious lunch (RSVP is appreciated). Evergreen meets the first Tuesday of every month at 11:30am in the Fellowship Hall. To RSVP for the next Evergreen meeting, please contact the church office at 817-645-6684. Evergreen is open to the public. Some of the meals require a $5 payment to cover expenses (contact the church office for more information).
- Young Family Fellowship gathers on the 1st and 3rd Thursday at 6:30PM. Contact Leslie Ayuko for location information.
- WEE Moms (moms of children enrolled in our WEE School) meet every Tuesday at 8:30am (as soon as you drop off your little one). This group meets in the Parlor (directly across the hallway from the drop-off area for the younger WEE School children).
- FBC Cleburne's 150th Anniversary Celebration - Saturday, May 5, 2018 (next year) starting at 10:00am. Save the date!
- Celebrate Recovery - every Tuesday at 6:30pm in the Annex to help anyone with habits, hurts, or hang-ups!
- Covenant Men's Breakfast - Tuesdays at 6:00am in the Parlor. All men are welcome, and you'll enjoy the fellowship and Bible study. LouAnn Potter cooks a made-to-order breakfast for us, too! You can CLICK HERE to see the Scripture verses Covenant Men are memorizing.
- You can view our Celebration Worship services live each Sunday morning starting at 10:30am on Facebook Live. You can also go back and watch the service at your convenience. Simply go to "First Baptist Church of Cleburne, TX" on Facebook. "Like" our page and you will receive notifications when we're going live.
FREE Videos for kids
FREE access to video for children like VeggieTales, McGee and Me!, What's in the Bible?, Theo, Adventures in Odyssey, Paws & Tales, Kingdom Under the Sea, Boogabooga, Amazing Bible Series, Little Angels, Storyteller Cafe, and many more! For all members of FBC Cleburne, just email and ask for access to RightNow Media!
FREE online bible studies
FREE access to video Bible studies by David Platt (including all 15 past "Secret Church" teachings), Matt Chandler, Francis Chan, Dennis Rainey, Andy Stanley, John Ortberg, Eric Mason, Mark Batterson, and others. For all members of FBC Cleburne, just email and ask for access to RightNow Media!
support Operation blessing
If you would like to help support our monthly food distribution to Operation Blessing, you may indicate that on your check as "Project Hunger - Red Wagon Fund." Thank you for supporting this ministry above your regular tithes and offerings!
You can now give your tithes and offerings to the FBC Cleburne Budget online. You can give a one-time gift or set up a recurring gift. Check it out on our homepage HERE.
Parents: Please escort your child
We are asking parents to go with their child anytime they need to leave the worship service, just as an extra precaution. It is always best to see to their needs before worship begins, but thank you for helping us see our little ones safe.
Church office hours
The church offices are in the Annex of FBC Cleburne, 414 N Main St., Cleburne, TX 76033. Office hours are 8:30am to 4:30pm, Monday through Thursday, and 8:30am to noon Friday, excluding lunchtime.
FBC cleburne adopted budget
You can view the current adopted "bridge" budget of FBC Cleburne HERE. The Stewardship Committee's recommendation for the 2018 FBCC budget is HERE. Our budget forum was on Wednesday, November 15th. We will vote by ballot without discussion on the Stewardship Committee's recommendation on December 10th in the 10:30 AM service.