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New candidates can be taken in at the stated meeting throughout the year so they can view these degrees. We will culminate the year with our Fall Reunion in October.
This is the link for the Northern Light
I have long advocated for a digital presence of every Lodge, whether it be Local or Grand, on the internet. This article gives an in-depth view of the pros, cons, benefits, and short-comings to such a presence.
Freemasonry: The Digital Challenge
Ever wonder why the Stairs are Winding and not straight? Do you want to know the true meaning of the Cornerstone? These answers and more can be found in this month's educational paper...
Behind The Symbol
"Masonry exists to make more Masons"! Well, we can't do that if we don't "...give them proper instruction"...
Give Them Proper Instruction
With me struggling to re-learn Illinois ritual over Wisconsin ritual for an upcoming 1st Degree, I thought, this would make for a good topic this month:
Brethren, There is always room for one more member, you just need to know how to educate the perspective member:
With most lodges doing voting and installations within the next couple of months, I felt our incoming dais officers may benefit from this Short Talk from 1928, still applicable today:
Making Interesting Meetings --
Are you a Mason?? Would you like to become a Masonic Geocacher??
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