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Restricted Funds and Us

January 9, 2018 Restricted Funds and Us What are “Restricted Funds” and why should be concerned about them?       Generally, Lodges control their assets and funds. Chapter XXII of Roberts Code describes the general rules. In Section 2, we learn that the funds and...

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Grand Master Message

                                                                                           Caroling, Caroling When I was growing up, I used to sing Christmas carols. My family would sit around our living room and sing. Sometimes, my friends and I would stroll around...

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Time for Action

October 29, 2017 Time for Action? Over the last two months, we have seen natural disaster after natural disaster wreak havoc with our neighbors and our country men and women. There has never been so much destruction and displacement in our country in such a short...

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Disaster Relief? We Can Help

Disaster Relief?  We Can Help With the fires raging in California, many of our Brothers and Sisters may be in dire need of help. The Grand Lodge Disaster Fund is there to help those who qualify. In order to qualify, (1) you must be a member in good standing, and (2)...

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Goals and Plans

August 2, 2017 Goals and Plans I remember when I was Noble Grand of my lodge. At first, I was overwhelmed with the responsibility. When things went wrong, the buck stopped with me. After a while, I became more and more comfortable working with people, making...

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