Building the Domestic Church While Strengthening Our Parish

THE FINAL STEP UP

By Leslie M. Opat, Past Faithful Navigator of Davis Assembly 0271

--I am the man who proudly became a Knight.

--I am the man who took the oath and payed his dues.

--I am the man who completed all three degrees of the Knights of Columbus.

--I am the man who promised to be loyal and faithful to the Knights of Columbus and to the Church.

--I am the man who volunteers for every activity and works hard to make every event successful.

--I am the man who was asked to lead a Council and became a Grand Knight.

--I am the man who tried to make the Knights of Columbus the best that it could be.

 

But I am also the man who is looking for more. I know there are more than just the first three degrees. A close friend suggested that I take the next step up, the next step up to the 4th degree. I asked what the 4th degree was, and he replied that the theme of the 4th degree is patriotism. I said, “Me in the 4th degree, wearing a hat, cape, sword, tux, chapeau, etc.? Is this the right step for me?” I realized that with the knowledge that I had obtained, the service that I’m willing to give, and the pure dedication I have for the Knights of Columbus, I MUST take the final step up to the 4th degree so that I can become the best I can be, not only for myself but also for my community and my fellow Knights of Columbus.

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Comment by M on June 23, 2017 at 12:11am

I am the Profile Page (website) chairman for IowaKofC.org. Let me know if you have questions about your Profile Page (website) and/or the IowaKofC.org website platform.

Overview of IowaKofC.org:
http://iowakofc.org/page/website-training

If you've got a personal Profile Page (website) here on IowaKofC.org, what do you do with it? Answer: http://iowakofc.org/profiles/blogs/ok-so-you-ve-got-a-personal-prof...

How to enliven your Profile Page and by showing all of the activity from the entire IowaKofC.org website on your own Profile Page: http://iowakofc.org/profiles/blogs/how-to-show-all-of-the-activity-...

Another way to see all of the activity across IowaKofC.org is to click on the Activity tab in the "Update Central" box in the middle column on the main (home) IowaKofC.org webpage.

If you want to get a Profile Page (website) operating for your Council, Assembly, and/or District, go to http://iowakofc.org/video/iowa-kc-council-profile-set-up for an instructional video. For more information and discussion on this issue, go to http://iowakofc.org/forum/topics/set-up-council-profile-page

Catholic gentlemen these days EXPECT to see a council website AND facebook page, and they're not difficult to set up. IowaKofC.org is *THE* place for a council, assembly, and/or district Profile Page (website) because it is easy to use, interactive, and FREE!

Comment by Davis Assembly on June 21, 2017 at 9:10pm

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