From the East – December 2016

My Dear Brother, Something I have heard even before I was a mason was a saying — “On the level” .  Hearing this growing up you might not think of this as a Masonic saying, but that is  exactly what it is. The Level, so the newly made Mason is taught, that it is for... View Article

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From the East – November 2016

My Dear Brother,   As the lodge has recently invested in new officer aprons I find it appropriate to go look up the history and symbolism of the apron as it is the badge of a mason.  When a newly initiated brother receives his apron for the first time this is a very special event... View Article

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From the East – October 2016

My Dear Brother,   As this year continues we have the responsibility of our newly raised brethren to make sure they are well informed and have completed a suitable proficiency.  We have seen our young masons take on large tasks this year.  With each of these completed tasks we know they have had good direction... View Article

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From the East – September 2016

My Dear Brother,   It is with a heavy heart, to honor RW Thomas Wright II, that  I want to spread some light on the Masonic Funeral Services.  The Masonic Funeral is such a special service that a family can ask for our departed brother.  Always remember that a Masonic Funeral Service is the final... View Article

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From the East – June 2016

My Dear Brother,   With our youngest Master Masons finishing their Master Mason Degree we look at the use of the trowel.   Operative masons use trowels to spread the cement or mortar which unites the bricks or stones of a building into a common mass. The trowel is the instrument which is used to distribute... View Article

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From the East- May 2016

My Dear Brother, Contrary to what many believe Freemasonry is not a secret society. It does not hide its existence nor its membership. There has been no attempt to conceal the purposes, aims and principles of Freemasonry. More than 25,000 books have been written about Freemasonry. You may select one or more from your Public... View Article

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