"We need to ramp up our educational efforts."
The fiesta has now turned into a tradition nearly 80 years old.
"I was totally surprised and elated."
The ministry is simply about being present to others during times of struggle.
It started when two pastors got together more than a year ago.
"I never thought this would be a lifelong mission."
“The deacon has a ministry of the word, liturgy and charity or service."
It was a moment more than a century in the making.
"Everything has a meaning behind it."
The exchange student from Paris had never seen anything like it.