Members of Decorah Knights' Council 4208 are leading and participating in a new Faith Sharing (Fellowship of the Church) group, meeting each Thursday after the 5:15 pm Mass in Saint Benedict's parish. Click …Continue
Mon 28 December is the day in 1846 when Iowa became the 29th State to join the United States of America. Click here to read and learn more about our heritage.…Continue
Added by Davis Assembly on December 28, 2016 at 5:43pm — No Comments
The Decorah Knights of Columbus distributed prayer cards, some examples of which are shown in the photo below, after 2016 Christmas Masses.…Continue
Added by District 8 Knights on December 25, 2016 at 12:24am — No Comments
LEGISLATIVE KICKOFF WEBINARS
One of our top priorities during the upcoming legislative session is to encourage passage of a flexible Education Savings Account (ESA) program in Iowa. In preparation for the session, our partners at Iowa Alliance for Choice in Education are offering 30-minute “Legislative Kickoff” webinars at two convenient times – Tuesday, Jan. 10 at noon and Thursday, Jan. 12 at 6:30 p.m.
The webinars will
present a refresher on the legislative…Continue
FROM: Al Cala Director of Membership Development
DATE: December 12, 2016 [Feast of our Lady of Guadalupe]
SUBJECT: Spiritual Component to Recruitment
As we approach the midpoint in the month of December it becomes clear that membership…Continue
Click here for important District Mid-Year Meeting Resources.
Added by District 8 Knights on December 11, 2016 at 7:42pm — No Comments
Daniel Ossian, a Past Grand Knight of Msgr. J.M. Hanson Council 5038 based in Ankeny, was honored by…Continue
Every District was encouraged to schedule and host a formation degree between October 9th and October 16th in commemoration of Columbus day.
Those district deputies who were successful in scheduling the degree AND getting a new member earned $40 and if additional new members the DD could earn additional $40…Continue
Tail Gate Promotion - recruit a minimum of 3 new members in October and December
We have new leaders and with first and second place coming from the same first degree. The top three leaders are the result of well executed Church Drives.
What are you doing to motivate your recruiters?
The Iowa Knights of Columbus State leadership (State Family) convenes…Continue
I wanted to let everyone know that we loss a great Knight last week. Many of you remember Scott and his family as Family of The Year 2 years ago. Please keep Scott's family in your prayers and if anyone or a Council would like to honor Scott please see the info below from Informed Choice. Thank you, Wes Dammann GK of Scott's home Council 12438.
There is a $30,000 matching gift made by the Knights of Columbus in Memorial of Scott Halbur. Many of you have meet Scott he was the…Continue
Added by District 8 Knights on December 1, 2016 at 9:43am — No Comments
Please note: Iowa Right to Life has cancelled the Midwest March for Life on Jan. 14, 2017. The Mass for Life with the four bishops of Iowa has been rescheduled for 5 p.m., Sunday, Jan. 15 at Saints John and Paul Church in Altoona, IA at the conclusion of the first day of the Iowa Institute for Social Action. Bishop Martin Amos of Davenport will be the homilist. (To be clear, no sign-up is necessary for the Mass!)
We hope you had a blessed Thanksgiving. Time to get back to work!
One of our top priorities during the upcoming legislative session is to encourage passage of an Education Savings Account (ESA) program in Iowa. Click here for a very short video about how ESAs work for families.
ESAs will help all parents pay for the learning environment that best suits their child’s needs,…Continue