Sermon text: Luke 2: 41-52
Christmas Eve here at Lakewood is already a bit of a blur to me. The hours leading up to the 5:00 family service were about the most intense of any in my ministry. The days leading up to the service involve volunteer recruitment, costume organization, bulletin proofreading, music rehearsal, building the stable, finding the manger, assigning parts to shepherds and angels, wisemen, Mary and Joseph, and locating a baby Jesus. ... Read full sermon here (PDF).