To: Iowa Catholic Conference legislative network
Don’t let anyone tell you that you can’t make a difference in the political arena. Especially when your contacts with legislators are combined with those of your friends and neighbors, I have seen many instances where you have had a real impact. Keep your head up looking for opportunities to help, and your head down in prayer!
Right now we’re asking for your help with three items:
1. We are asking for contacts to Congress…Continue
Added by Tom Chapman on October 17, 2014 at 10:27am — No Comments
At the Knights of Columbus College Conference being held 26-28 September 2014, College Councils for the first time were recognized for having earned the distinction of Star Council. The Star Council Award is the highest distinction any Council can achieve. It takes into consideration a Council’s membership and insurance growth, as well as programming activities reported in each of six program categories, which are the…Continue
Added by Jason Follett on September 27, 2014 at 9:41am — No Comments
Worthy Brothers and Sir Knights,
Many within our ranks of the Knights of Columbus have taken the oath to defend our nation, our values, and there are many Knights today that still battle with memories that haunt them – I’m one of them.
Suicide is not how it has to end. I was fortunate enough to talk with a Soldier about a year ago, and help him get through the darkness. He was in the act of committing suicide when I called – that brief interruption…Continue
Added by SFC Michael J. Sullivan "Sully" on September 26, 2014 at 8:49am — No Comments
Added by Jason Follett on September 16, 2014 at 9:16pm — No Comments
In October 2014, the Knights of Columbus launched “Building the Domestic Church: The Family Fully Alive” to help both our families and parishes grow in the faith.
This program will help Knights and their families prepare for the 8th World Meeting of Families to be held next year in Philadelphia, while also offering opportunities for daily…Continue
Added by Jason Follett on September 13, 2014 at 3:38pm — No Comments
Added by Jason Follett on September 1, 2014 at 5:40pm — No Comments
Members of the Iowa Knight of Columbus are continually searching for new ways to enhance our Order’s mission and contributions to the Church, community, and fellowman. Publicity can be a very useful communications tool, advancing Knights of Columbus…Continue
Added by Jason Follett on September 1, 2014 at 5:34pm — No Comments
For the past several years, Msgr. J.M. Hanson Council 5038 of the Knights of Columbus based in Ankeny has been supporting the mission of their neighbor Easter Seals Iowa and its Camp Sunnyside. As a result of this partnership, Council 5038 and Easter…Continue
Added by Jason Follett on August 16, 2014 at 8:06pm — No Comments
Did you know that in 2007 there were 6,500 abortions in the State of Iowa? In 2014, that number is expected to approach 9,000. More than sixteen unborn children are killed every day in Iowa.
The good news is that 91% of women who see their unborn child on an ultrasound machine at the Informed Choices Clinics choose LIFE! YOU can help…Continue
Added by Jason Follett on August 16, 2014 at 4:47pm — No Comments