Jose Rene Martinez, who recently received a degree in theology, is pastoring at La Divina Trinidad Methodist Church in Uvalde.
Although Martinez previously had a degree in dentistry and orthodontics, he realized he found theology too interesting to not pursue.
Martinez received his theology degree from the John Wesley Seminary in Monterrey, Mexico, in June. He said he has always wanted to learn more about God and the church, so he decided to return to school to study God and religious beliefs.
“I’ve always wanted to learn more about God, because sometimes when I see things, I think they are God inspired,” Martinez said.
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