Getting to Know You: Pat Morales

a column dedicated to the folks in the pews Written by Dale Buchanan Pat’s family has lived for six generations in Watsonville. Her ancestors—the  Chumash and the Salinan people—have lived a thousand years along the Central Coast of California. When the Europeans first arrived, the Spanish immediately enslaved these ancient

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Beating the Bounds

By Pastor Raygan Of the many ways I could jump into this work at Big Red, I want to start with relationships. All of the work of the church is grounded in relationships. In many English, Irish, and Scottish parishes, there is an annual tradition known as “Beating the Bounds,”

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