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We are so glad you are here today! We invite you to sit back, relax and enjoy the service. We want to make your visit to LIFEPOINTE Church very special – and here’s how: You can trust your children (from birth – grade 6) to our AngelPointe and KidzPointe teams. AngelPointe provides quality, loving care for your little ones from nursery to preschool. An atmosphere of fun and belonging has been created in our KidzPointe classes to make your child feel welcome. Any of our greeters can direct you to the children’s area. If you decide to keep your infant or young child with you during the service, please note that the restrooms are outside the back door of the auditorium on the left.

October 7, 2012 Today Is The Day Audience Marvelous Light Audience I Can Only Imagine Audience

Take advantage of the message notes on the back page of this program. You can use these outline notes to follow along with today’s message.

Our God Is Greater Audience

LifeGroups are the best part of LifePointe and we want you to join a group. LifeGroups are about connecting people with each other and learning about God together. You can sign up today at the LifeGroups table. If you have any questions or want more info, contact Pastor, Michael Cranford. Email: or Phone: 817-944-5883.

OUR CURRENT LIFEGROUPS STUDY No matter how skillfully you play it, a time arrives when the game of life comes to an end. Now all the pieces go back in the box. Game over. The question is: “WHAT DID YOU WIN THAT YOU GET TO KEEP?” This new LifeGroups study will help you to live with an eternal perspective, keeping your eyes on the true prize – the one that unlocks the gate to God’s kingdom. GROUPS MEETING THIS WEEK TODAY @ - 5:00pm Hosted by Pat Banda & Debbie Cypert BENBROOK - FACILITATOR – JON W EST

Wednesday – 10-10-12 - 7:00pm - Hosted by Mike & Sandy Slimmer NORTH CROW LEY HIGH SCHOOL AREA FACILITATOR – M IKE SLIM M ER

10.14.12 – Controlling The Pest Of Fear 10.21.12 – Controlling The Pest Of Anger

Please use the WELCOME card to request any further information about our church or to communicate with us. You can drop it in the offering basket at the end of the service. Please have confidence that no one will drop by your home or call you without being asked.


Life is tough and it is not getting any easier for any of us. At one time or another all of us will face financial struggles, job worries, family problems, health issues, and relational concerns. These “bugs” can get into our lives, kill our enthusiasm, take away our peace and destory our joy. But we don’t have to let them take over. We invite you to join us for 8 messages that will help you to exterminate the emotional “PESTS” that can make our lives miserable.

11.04.12 – Controlling The Pest Of Inferiority 11.11.12 – Controlling The Pest Of Guilt 11.18.12 – Controlling The Pest Of Loneliness 11.25.12 – Controlling The Pest Of Discouragement 12.02.12 – Controlling The Pest Of Failure


Message Pastor Chuck Bernal Offering Hosanna Reprise Today Is The Day

NEXT WEEK – NEW FALL MESSAGE SERIES Join us next weekend as Pastor Chuck continues his new message series titled, “PEST CONTROL”. The second message is titled, “Controlling The Pest Of Fear”. This is an issue that all of us struggles with at one time or another and this is a amessage that everyone you know needs to hear. Please bring someone with you next weekend.

REGISTER TO VOTE! The 2012 election is about a month away and we want to encourage everyone at LifePoine to exercise their freedom as Americans and vote. Eligible Texans who are no registered to vote must register by October 9th in order to vote in the November 6th election. LifePointe has Voter’s Registration cards available today. You can complete the card and send it off to become a registered voter.

MOSAIC: LIFEPOINTE’S RECOVERY MINISTRY CONTROLLING THE PEST OF STRESS This is the age of the half-read page. The quick hash and the mad dash. The bright night and the nerves tight. The lamp tan in a brief span. The plane hop and the brief stop. The brain strain and the heart pain. The cat naps till the spring snaps. And the fun’s done.


is an ______________________________________ part of our lives


___________________________________ us in many different ways


can be very ______________________________________ if we let it


can never be totally _____________, but it can be _______________ OUR WORRIES AND STRESS BECOME A "PEST"

2 Sides of the same coin: ___________________ & ___________________ Don't worry about anything . . . (Philippians 4:6 - LB)

MOSAIC is the Recovery Ministry of LifePointe Church. Mosaic offers prayer, support, teaching encouragement and ongoing accountability for those struggling with difficult issues. Mosaic meets each Tuesday evening at 6:30pm. For more info or if you need someone to talk to anytime, contact Bob Pelton at: or 817-269-8070

ART FROM GOD’S HEART – NEXT SATURDAY, 10/13/12 SATURDAY, OCTOBER 14TH – 10AM Everyone is invited to join us for our next “ART FROM GOD’S HEART”art class with Staci Danford. If you want to create a masterpiece and make some new friends in the process, we hope you will come and have some fun with us.

Assuming ______________that God never ______________ for me to have


___ % never happen ___ % concern the past ___ % needless about health ___ % insignificant/petty issues

___ % legitimate concerns

(Jesus) "Therefore do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will worry about itself. Each day has enough troubles of its own." (Matthew 6:34 - NIV)

OUR GOD CAN TURN YOUR STRESS INTO R - E - S - T It is senseless for you to work so hard from early morning until late at night... God wants his loved ones to get their proper rest. (Psalm 127:2 -LB) Then Jesus said, “Come to me, all of you who are weary and carry heavy burdens, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you. Let me teach you, because I am humble and gentle at heart, and you will find rest for your souls. (Matthew 11:28-29 - NLT) vRealize

Come spend Halloween with us. We will have tons of candy, food, drinks, pony rides, bounce house and much more! KidzPointe – the LifePointe Children’s Ministry will be sponsoring this community wide outreach event on Wednesday evening, October 31st called Trunk. We will have an opportunity to meet the community, give out candy and promote our church.

how much you are _____________________________________

God decided to give us life through the word of truth so we might be the most important of all the things he made. (James 1:18 - NCV) ...your heavenly Father feeds the (sparrows), you are far more valuable to him than they are. (Matthew 6:26 - LB) God says, "I have engraved you on the palms of my hands". (Isaiah 49:16 - NIV)

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what you already ________________________________________ All of us should...enjoy what we have worked for; it is God's gift. (Ecclesiastes 3:13 -GNB)

Voice: 817-886-8486 - Fax: 817-350-4344 Email:

"It is better to have only a little, with peace of mind, than be busy all the time..." (Ecclesiastes 4:6 - GNB) vStop

______________________________ and take a break! (THE 4 R'S)

Only someone too stupid to find his way home would wear himself out with work! (Ecclesiastes 10:15 - GNB) What good is it for a man to gain the whole world, yet forfeit his soul? (Mark 8:36) vTake

Chuck Bernal, Lead Pastor Melora Cranford, KidzPointe - Mike Cranford, LifeGroups Jon DeGuzman, Worship - Virginia Werlwas, Administration Debbie West, AngelPointe - Jon West, Students

all of your stress, worry and pressure and give it to the ___________

Give all your worries and cares to God, for he cares about you. (1 Peter 5:7 - NLT) Are you tired? Worn out? Burned out on religion? Come to me. Get away with me, you'll recover your life. I'll show you how to take a real rest. (Matthew 11:28 - Msg)


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