The Cab Ride

The Cab Ride

The Cab Ride Shared with me by M.W.Bro. Stephen Godfrey. Haida Lodge #166  Grand Lodge of BC & Yukon. I arrived at the address and honked the horn. After waiting a few minutes I walked to the door and knocked.. 'Just a minute', answered a frail, elderly voice. I could hear something being dragged across the floor. After a long pause, the door Continue reading

The Wind Beneath Your Wings

The Wind Beneath Your Wings From ‘Soaring With Eagles’ by Bill Newman.  Today we are going to venture into the realm of the eagle – one of the most magnificent and awesome creatures of God’s creation. Few creatures have inspired man to the same extent as the eagle. The bird rarely fails to stir the adrenaline of anyone who has observed it soaring Continue reading

I Wish You Enough

I WISH YOU ENOUGH Author Bob Perks Many of us may have seen this before, but it is a nice reminder. Possibly not a real conversation, but whoever wrote it had good intentions..... Recently I overheard a Father and daughter in their last moments together at the airport. They had announced the departure. Standing near the security gate, they hugged Continue reading

For The Good & Welfare

FOR THE GOOD AND WELFARE By Charles Connolly, J.W. Kitimat Lodge, No. 169, Kitimat, B.C.; Published in Masonic Bulletin, GRBC., Feb., 1972. "Does any Brother have anything to offer, for the good and welfare of Freemasonry, or this Lodge in particular?" You can almost hear a pin drop in the silence that follows, as the Worshipful Master's plea goes Continue reading

The Visiting Brother

THE VISITING BROTHER by: Unknown The Lodge of Antiquity (England) possesses an old Masonic document written during the reign of James II between 1685 and 1688; in it appears the following: “that every Mason receive and cherish strange fellows, when they come over the country, and set the mon to work, if they will work, as the manner is; that is to Continue reading

Fast Eddie Rickenbaker

Fast Eddie Rickenbacker Freemason: Fighting the Flying Circus shared with me by a fellow brother. Author Unknown to me!! He began his career as an auto racer, gaining international fame by competing in the Indianapolis 500 four times, earning the nickname "Fast Eddie." When World War I started, he was sent to France in 1917, becoming the personal Continue reading

God’s Wife

GOD'S WIFE Freemasonry is most definitely a Personal Spiritual Journey, however, there does not seem to be any reason why we cannot enjoy; appreciate & share meaningful stories along the way. The short stories now being shared with you have come from the Author and Lecturer Leo Busgalia and apparently come from a Contest that he was asked to Continue reading

Are you a Keeper; Fixer or Consumer

 ARE YOU A KEEPER, FIXER  OR CONSUMER                                                                                                                            adapted by V.W. Bro. Norman McEvoy  from a circular email message.  I grew up with very practical parents. A Mother, God Love Her, who reused everything she could.    She was the original Continue reading

The Festival of Chanukah

The following is another piece from the Masonic Service Bureau of North America (Dec 2008) and, I believe, presents another opportunity to share the light on a celebration which I had previously known little or nothing about. The Festival of Chanukah (the story of light) Every year, approximately during the month of December, people of the Jewish Continue reading