Les Clemens
December 19, 2021
Les Clemens
Lead Pastor

Sermon Notes:
1.  Two Words - Sorrow and Joy
2.  Two Texts  
   - Jeremiah 31:13 - I will turn their mourning into gladness; I will give them comfort and joy instead of sorrow.
   - Luke 2:10 - But the angel said to them, “Do not be afraid. I bring you good news that will cause great joy for all the people.
3.  Two Examples 
4.  Two Lessons 
   - Jesus’ birth reminds us that God is in control and is working to bring true joy to his people 
   - Jesus’ birth reminds us that the pathway to true joy must go through the painful trial of sorrow.