Sunday, May 20, 2012

Gaither Homecoming Tour~~Moline, Illinois

Would you like to enjoy some of what we enjoyed last night? You need to remember, that I borrowed these videos from youtube, so they are older, but here is just a sampling of the people we saw last night.

The Martins:

The Nelons:

Kevin Williams: Guitar and comedian

Charlotte Ritchie:

Gordon Mote: (piano and singing)

Gaither Vocal Band:

Gene McDonald: Gene did not sing this song last night, but I watched this video and it is powerful. See if you can watch it without a kleenex!

Louie and I had such a good time. We went with our friends Dave and Judy from Fulton, Illinois. We purchased our tickets through their church.

Louie and I met Judy and Dave a few years ago in the Quad Cities. She had been reading my blog, and she recognized us from the picture of us on my blog. Judy asked us if were Louie and Michelle, and I was just blown away. Wow. We emailed every once in awhile, and sometimes we would bump into each other while out junkin’, but in the last few months, we have become fast and faithful friends. We have gone to their church a couple times for special music events, and we have a couple more events on the calendar for towards the end of the year. We really enjoy the times we spend together.

After the concert, we went to Village Inn for breakfast (about 10:30 last night) and then we came home. It was a wonderful evening.

7 comments:

That corgi :) said...

It sounds like a wonderful evening!! Lots of performers there!! I bet it was very moving to be there in person watching it all!!

how neat too how you met and connected with these special friends of yours!

betty

Cynthia said...

Love me some Gaither Homecoming! My mom sent us videos when we lived in Russia...they were a lifeline for us!

Most every week now, I still get to enjoy their shows. Glad you got to see it live! Awesomeness to be sure!

Val said...

Sounds like so much fun!!!!

Amy, a redeemed sheep said...

I imagine it was a fantastic time!! =D

raisingahappyfamily-momof8 said...

lucky you!! everything sounds so delightful!! how fun to connect with fellow bloggers...I would love to do that someday.
I am your newest follower..pls follow back if you can.

Kathryn D. Duke said...

one of my oldest girlfriends treated my last year and they were great!! glad you too had fun...

waggonswest said...

Thanks for sharing the music links!

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