As one of the thousands of young people preparing to make the trip to Madrid this year, my excitement continues to build. After all, I have been preparing for this for a year and a half!
When my parish made the decision to take a group to Spain, I had no idea what I was getting into. All the prep, fundraisers, steak dinners, etc. At the time, it is so far away you wonder if it will ever come.
The group I am going with is very small — only 13 people. That’s okay. This is the first time our parish has sent a group. Needless to say, there will be a lot of learning as we go. Thank God we will have a full-time guide the whole time.
Now comes the “fun” part — packing! I am counting on...READ MORE