So we, as Central Plains November/December 2011, met this past Thursday, November 3rd. We sat down, got to know each other, set up, and rehearsed. Friday we did work, performed at a nursing home, had dinner, an XP and a lock-in. Saturday we met up, tore down, drove, set up, had dinner, did another XP, tore down, loaded out, and went to host homes. Sunday morning we met, did an hour of Sunday school, led acoustic Sunday worship, loaded out, drove, set up, had dinner, did another XP and went to host homes. Talk about diving in. We barely had time to breathe.
Amazingly, though, we have pulled it off.
God has pulled it off.
It's crazy how things have been working out. Churches have been hugely gracious in allowing us time and space to do what we've needed to do. Music was incredibly smooth; we learned roughly a dozen songs our first day between program music and worship songs. We managed to put on three solid XP's, the first of which was 28 hours after we first met; Between Lindsay, Justin and I, we have experience in 9 of the 10 team jobs that aren't Max and Veronica's...
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