Back a little over a week ago, on September 22, 2013, we attended our first annual “Round Up Sunday” at our church. We had just started attending last year, but that was after the Round Up Sunday for 2012. So, we were really looking forward to it, especially the kids, and we were not disappointed at all!
Of course, the entire theme was western. Western décor (created by The Ministry Mama), and everyone was invited to dress in western garb.
I went to Savers, a thrift store here in Albuquerque, and found western style shirts for the boys, cowboy hats, and holsters with play western guns to put onto their belts.
As you can see, they were completely into the whole thing!
I also found a western shirt (at Sam’s Club, of all places!) for my husband, and a hat at Savers. For me, I went with a western style shirt I had gotten when I modeled for Christopher & Banks the previous day, along with a jeans skirt and the leopard print cowboy hat the kids talked me into getting at Savers. It went well with my leopard print top and purse, they said! Now, I just need to find leopard print cowgirl boots for next year!:-)
Here’s a picture of the whole family . . .
Our guest speaker was Jorgen Rundquist. He was just so good, we very much enjoyed his singing, but even more importantly, his speaking. I really think it touched so many who were there.
“The Batman” got picked to go up and help when Bro. Runquist did some rope tricks.
Bro. Runquist did some wonderful singing for us as well . . .
After the morning service, we had a great meal of BBQ beef Brisket, and then some activities outside for the kids, including a petting zoo . . .
And a set up to practice roping cows!
During the evening service, the Sunshine Kids Choir sang. “Mr. Loquacious” and “The Puzzler” are both in this choir.
Here is the special skit and song that they did!
As you can see, a good time was had by all, and more importantly, a BUNCH of people were reached for Christ!
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