Orlando Gil of the Harlan council 3900 invited me to answer this question. here is my response:
Why am I a Knight of Columbus?
Duc in Altum!
Simply put because of Russ Hensing and Richard Dole. In 1984 I moved as a recently married man from Nebraska to Iowa Falls Iowa for work. We were alone in the community and I was looking to make connections. Russ and Richard showed up at my apartment with evidence of an organization of men helping others while…Continue
~ State Deputy's 2014 Fourth of July Message! ~
As you all know, our principles are charity, unity, fraternity, and patriotism. Independence Day is a good day to reflect about patriotism.
As you celebrate the Fourth of July with family and friends, remember to pause for a moment to think about our freedoms and how much we owe those who came before us and shaped our country into what it is today. We should especially keep in mind…Continue
Added by Michael P. Gaspers on July 3, 2014 at 10:40pm — No Comments
Many of you are familiar with the book “Knights to Christ”. It has been available on e-book for a couple of years. The Colorado council is offering FREE download of the book onto your Android/iPhone smart phone from Amazon. Go to the following link and follow through. It will never (of course) ask for any credit card info – it’s FREE
Here’s the catch: only to this Sunday March 23rd – pass the word and act quickly!!!!…Continue
Added by Michael P. Gaspers on March 21, 2014 at 11:00pm — No Comments
Don Steil former District Deputy reports:
Dickie Smith passed away on Monday Feb. 17/2014. Her Funeral Service will be on Sat. Feb. 22/2014. At Sacred Heart Church. Visitation will be on Friday, Feb. 21/2014 from 4-7:00 PM at Goettsch Funeral Home, 514 West First St., Monticello, IA.
You can find the obituary online at; Goettsch Funeral Home, Monticello, IA, …Continue
Added by Michael P. Gaspers on February 21, 2014 at 5:53am — No Comments
From Columbia Magazine:
Assisted by the Knights of Columbus Ultrasound Initiative, Women’s Care Center helps women to choose life
by Alexandra M. Wright
In 1984, a college student approached her favorite professor at the University of Notre Dame with a concern greater than the grade on her latest exam. She had received the results of a different kind of test, and she feared what a baby…Continue
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