1)You swore you played an instrument even though it was the pandero.
2)You couldn’t wait to be in the jovenes to hang out after Friday services.
3)Some of us girls had to wear skirts to church so we were the ones responsible for that denim skirt sneakers look of todays fashion (yep we did that)
4)When you would hear hip hop on the low cause you weren’t allowed to hear secular music.
5)You were going to church on Sunday even if you had both legs broken.
6)When you was nasty at espadas ( finding a verse the quickest)
7)Your church friends were your best friends.
8)When Kirk Franklin dropped his first album you were lit!
9)When you dressed up every Easter cause it was tradition.
10)When you had your pastors as your emergency contact for school.
11)Bijilias were the best since you could play with your friend till 2 am.
13)When you had a special and your forgot all the words to the song.
14)We all knew that one hermana who sang the loudest and the worst.
15)You gave your life to christ at church camp.
16)You felt fly every time you had to put your uniform on for kids service.
17)You had a crush on the pastor’s son/daughter. (yes I married the pastors son hehe)
18)You attended Escuela Dominical with your expositor.
19)Your church family was your extended family.
20) When you would get comfortable cause el hermano Jose had to preach which was always more than an hour.
21)You knew all the Marcos Witt songs.
22)Alabare Alabare Alabare A Mi Señor
23)When your non Christian friends didn’t get you, but you didn’t care cause you knew you were saved
24)When the worship group played that song that always tugged at you heart.
Growing up in a church is one of the most wonderful memories I have. This post is to bring cheer and laughter to all those who can relate growing up in a spanish christian church. I wouldn’t want it in other way!
Did I miss any? Let me know which ones I missed!