December 8 | Children’s Activity Center Party, 1-3 pm in Bellaire
December 9 | Handbell Concert “The Gift of Carols” 3 pm Sanctuary
December 14 | Jazz Concert, 7 pm, Sanctuary
Lakewood United Chamber Ensemble and Fellowship of the Swing
December 16 | Advent Cantata “Christmas Oratorio” by Camille Saint-Saens
9:30 am and 7 pm, Sanctuary
Parent's Day Out, 12;15 - 3 pm
December 19 | Quiet Christmas, 6:30 pm Founders Ct
December 21 | Jester 3 Concert with Music Ministries
December 24 | Christmas Eve Services
3:30, 5:00, 6:45, 8:30 and 11 pm
December 25 | Merry Christmas
Offices Closed December 25 and 26
December 9, our handbell groups will present “The Gift of Carols,” featuring JuBellation, Hands of God, The Lakewood Chimes, and a special guest appearance by The Houston Chamber Ringers. HCR, as it’s affectionately known at Lakewood, is a professional rehearses at Lakewood. Directed by Stevie Berryman, HCR has developed a national reputation for excellence. Our “Gift” concert will present arrangements of many familiar carols, and feature a carol singalong with the audience. The concert is free and will be presented at 3:00 pm in the Sanctuary. Lakewood’s handbell groups are directed by Denise Stephens and Greg Gathright.
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Join us for "And the Mountains Echoed Gloria" Christmas Concert on Friday, December 14 at 7:00 pm in the Sanctuary at Lakewood United Methodist Church. The Lakewood United Chamber Ensemble (LUCE) and Fellowship of the Swing (FOTS) Jazz Ensemble will present their seasonal offerings, led by Todd Burrer. This is a free community concert.
December 16, the combined Lakewood Chancel Choir and Lone Star College, Tomball Choir will present “The Gift of Music.” Camille Saint-Saëns “Christmas Oratorio” will be the work, sung in English with orchestra. This piece is a 35 minute gem that is not as well-known, but is filled with stunning soloists and a 100 voice choir! There will be two performances – one at the 9:30 am service in the Sanctuary and the second, that evening at 7:00 pm. The evening concert will also feature seasonal music from the Lone Star College Choir, under the direction of Dr. Lisa Morales.
Special Guest Speaker:
Dr. Sandra Richter
Author, Chair of Old Testament at Westmont College,
Author of Epic of Eden, Epic of Isaiah, Epic of Ruth, and more
9:30 and 10:50 am Sanctuary Services
4:00 - 5:30 pm Bible Study - Please Register
Light Dinner and Childcare
(provided upon registration)
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Lakewood United Methodist Church | Houston, Texas
SHALOM SERVICE OF PRAYER & COMMUNION 9:00 am
TRADITIONAL WORSHIP IN THE SANCTUARY 9:30 am & 10:50 am
NEW SONG CONTEMPORARY WORSHIP IN ASBURY HALL 10:50 am