late night, sore fingers

Our group is playing music at church this weekend. Guess how many songs we're going to play:


Guess how many of those songs I had ever played before last night's practice:


So, I've been spending some time trying to learn them/distinguish the difference between the 5 similar songs that are all bluring together in my head now. What could have been a pretty relaxing weekend is now a bit more stressful. People often talk about musicians "serving" in a church. When I was younger, I always had trouble thinking of music as service . . . mostly because it was so much fun to play my guitar. Now, I understand. Now it feels like serving, and thats a good thing.

What do you think, Snoop?
Hmmm . . . I wonder who has the other one?