Art Menendez (left) and Javern Carothers, of Costa Mesa, Calif., raise their hands in prayer during the Surf City Alive Easter sunrise service in Huntington Beach, Calif. (Orange County Register via Associated Press)

Art Menendez (left) and Javern Carothers, of Costa Mesa, Calif., raise their hands in prayer during the Surf City Alive Easter sunrise service in Huntington Beach, Calif. (Orange County Register via Associated Press)