I went to DC Fest last weekend with one of my best friends and my mom. We were able to worship right along with some of the greatest names in Christian music.. Steven Curtis Chapman, Michael W. Smith, Matthew West, Kutless, Big Daddy Weave, Sidewalk Prophets and Jonny Diaz. It was a pretty incredible experience! Knowing almost every song and screaming like a fifteen year old girl all night had me thinking I would wake up on Sunday without a voice. (Thankfully that wasn’t the case..)
During the concert, there was this one lady that was quite eccentric with her hand motions and movements while the bands played. At first we thought she was doing sign language, but soon realized she was just moving her arms and body in random motions. My first reaction was to be thankful I wasn’t the person sitting behind her. And the more she did it, I just got more and more irritated. To be frank, she was quite rude and obnoxious. She was blocking the view of people behind her and was completely distracting throughout the evening. Security eventually came and told her she needed to limit the amount of times she did these motions.
Now, as I sit here and think back to the evening.. maybe I was a bit too judgmental. Continue reading