Shortly after I wrote the Masonic Manifesto last September, I happened to attend a local Masonic meeting. Afterwards, a group of Brothers stopped by a local watering hole to have a drink and shoot the breeze. One of the Brothers there caught me off guard when he asked me, "Why do you hate the … [Read more...] about Seeking Further Light
"If its a choice between attending a Grand Master's official visit and attending a Masonic Town Hall meeting, I'll take the Town Hall meeting any day of the week." - Tim Bryce Next week I celebrate my 10th year of service in Freemasonry. Although it doesn't seem that long, I have had the … [Read more...] about Town Hall Meetings
"Evil (ignorance) is like a shadow - it has no real substance of its own, it is simply a lack of light. You cannot cause a shadow to disappear by trying to fight it, stamp on it, by railing against it, or any other form of emotional or physical resistance. In order to cause a shadow to disappear, … [Read more...] about The Politics of Freemasonry
Undoubtedly, the most visible benefit associated with Freemasonry is the friendship, morality, and Brotherly Love we learn simply by attending Lodge and interacting with the members. It is not unusual for Freemasons to develop lifelong friendships and bonds with other Masons. This should not be … [Read more...] about How Does Freemasonry Add Value to Our Lives?
It's difficult to maintain a positive perspective in these troubling economic times. People are frustrated, despondent, even angry. But I have learned over the years, that no matter what disaster I may be faced with, there is always someone in worse shape than I am, such as a starving, uneducated … [Read more...] about Count your Blessings