THE DOOR IS OPEN – Knights are Catholic men, 18 years of age and older, who are committed to making their community a better place while supporting their Church and protecting and enhancing their family life. All the good works we do are based on our four core principles of Charity, Unity, Fraternity, and Patriotism. Contact Rich Anderson (659-3523) for more information about joining this great organization or visit our website at www.kofc12992.com.

All Councils throughout the state will soon be conducting its annual Drive for Persons with Developmental Disabilities. Knights from our Council, Helias Council 1054, and Monsignor Pleus Council 14906 will be soliciting donations and passing out Tootsie Rolls at local grocery stores on Friday/Saturday, October 10/11. Brother Knights, please call Steve Daniels (893-4753 to volunteer. All parishioners are invited to contribute to this worthwhile cause.

All Knights and Ladies are encouraged to attend the “Seeking Christ for our Nation” Mass being held at the Cathedral on Wednesday, October 15, beginning at 6:30pm.

Parishioners – Since 2003, the Knights of Columbus have sponsored over 45,000 wheelchairs to children, teens, and adults who needed one, but couldn’t afford one. Please join the Knights of Columbus, Chris Lewis (son of Jerry Lewis) and Msgr. Kurwicki to learn how $150 can purchase and deliver a free wheelchair to someone in need. “WHEELCHAIR SUNDAY”, October 25th and 26th.

Respectfully Submitted,
Rich Anderson, Grand Knight

Here are the minutes from our September Meeting.

September Meeting Minutes

THE DOOR IS OPEN – Knights are Catholic men, 18 years of age and older, who are committed to making their community a better place while supporting their Church and protecting and enhancing their family life. All the good works we do are based on our four core principles of Charity, Unity, Fraternity, and Patriotism. Contact Rich Anderson (659-3523) for more information about joining this great organization or visit our website at www.kofc12992.com.

The Samaritan Center Food Drive on September 19/20 was a resounding success! Our Council, Father Helias Council 1054, and Monsignor Pleus Council 14906 along with the Ladies Auxiliary collected 6,086 pounds of food and $2,757 compared to 6,265 pounds and $1,530 last year. Thanks again to Gerbes Supercenter, Gerbes West, HyVee, Moser’s Discount Foods, Schulte’s Fresh Foods, Schnucks Supermarket, and both Wal-Mart stores for allowing us to solicit these contributions on their premises. The money collected will go a long way toward the purchase of turkeys for Thanksgiving. This is truly a joint effort about which we can all be proud!

All Councils throughout the state will soon be conducting its annual Drive for Persons with Developmental Disabilities. Knights from our Council, Helias Council 1054, and Monsignor Pleus Council 14906 will be soliciting donations and passing out Tootsie Rolls at local grocery stores on Friday/Saturday, October 10/11. Brother Knights, please call Steve Daniels (893-4753 to volunteer. All parishioners are invited to contribute to this worthwhile cause.

Parishioners – It is estimated that over 100 million children, teens, and adults worldwide lack mobility due to birth defects, war, disease, accident, natural disaster or advanced age, and are in need of wheelchairs but cannot afford one. The Knights of Columbus invite you to a very special event, “WHEELCHAIR SUNDAY”, October 25th and 26th, where you can learn how you can help.

Respectfully Submitted,
Rich Anderson, Grand Knight

THE DOOR IS OPEN – Knights are Catholic men, 18 years of age and older, who are committed to making their community a better place while supporting their Church and protecting and enhancing their family life. All the good works we do are based on our four core principles of Charity, Unity, Fraternity, and Patriotism. Contact Rich Anderson (659-3523) for more information about joining this great organization or visit our website at www.kofc12992.com.

Our Council is sponsoring a youth soccer competition. All boys and girls ages 10-14 are invited to participate in this local/district competition for the 2014 Knights of Columbus Soccer Challenge. Similar to our annual Free Throw Competition, winners will receive a medallion and advance on to the Regional and State competitions. Participants are required to furnish proof of age and written parental/guardian consent. For entry forms and additional information please contact Mike Hoffmann (418-6221 or moforester1@yahoo.com).

All Councils throughout the state will soon be conducting its annual Drive for Persons with Developmental Disabilities. Knights from our Council, Helias Council 1054, and Monsignor Pleus Council 14906 will be soliciting donations and passing out Tootsie Rolls at local grocery stores on Friday/Saturday, October 10/11. Brother Knights, please call Steve Daniels (893-4753 to volunteer. All parishioners are invited to contribute to this worthwhile cause.

Parishioners – Please mark your calendars for October 25/26 because the Knights of Columbus and Monsignor Kurwicki invite you to “Wheelchair Sunday”.

Respectfully Submitted,
Rich Anderson, Grand Knight

Here are the minutes from our August Meeting.

August Meeting Minutes

Here are the minutes from our July Meeting.

July Meeting Minutes

Knights are Catholic men, 18 years of age and older, who are committed to making their community a better place while supporting their Church and protecting and enhancing their family life. All the good works we do are based on our four core principles of Charity, Unity, Fraternity, and Patriotism. Contact Rich Anderson (659-3523) for more information about joining this great organization or visit our website at www.kofc12992.com.

Our next Council meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, July 9, at 7:00pm in the Undercroft. It will be preceded by a meal beginning at 6:15pm.

BROTHER KNIGHTS WE NEED YOUR HELP. On Saturday, July 12 at 8:00am our Council will be picking up litter along Highway 179 from Route C to Christy Lane. This activity takes just a little investment of your time to clean up our environment; give you the opportunity to mingle with fellow Council members; and get a little exercise to boot. We will meet at Highway 179 and Christy Lane. With 8 to 10 volunteers we’ll be done by 9:30am. Contact Dale Highfill (659-7208 or dghighfill@mchsi.com) for more information.

LADIES’ AUXILIARY – There is no meeting in July. Please join us at our next meeting on Thursday, August 7, at 6:30pm in the Mary Room. Contact Kathy Anderson (659-3523) for more information.

Respectfully Submitted,
Rich Anderson, Grand Knight

Here are the minutes from our June Meeting.

June Meeting Minutes

Knights are Catholic men, 18 years of age and older, who are committed to making their community a better place while supporting their Church and protecting and enhancing their family life. All the good works we do are based on our four core principles of Charity, Unity, Fraternity, and Patriotism. Contact Rich Anderson (659-3523) for more information about joining this great organization or visit our website at www.kofc12992.com.

Our next Council meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, July 9, at 7:00pm in the Undercroft. It will be preceded by a meal beginning at 6:15pm.

BROTHER KNIGHTS WE NEED YOUR HELP. On Saturday, July 12 at 8:00am our Council will be picking up litter along Highway 179 from Route C to Christy Lane. This activity takes just a little investment of your time to clean up our environment; give you the opportunity to mingle with fellow Council members; and get a little exercise to boot. We will meet at Highway 179 and Christy Lane. With 8 to 10 volunteers we’ll be done by 9:30am. Contact Dale Highfill (659-7208 or dghighfill@mchsi.com) for more information.

LADIES’ AUXILIARY – There is no meeting in July. Please join us at our next meeting on Thursday, August 7, at 6:30pm in the Mary Room. Contact Kathy Anderson (659-3523) for more information.

Respectfully Submitted,
Rich Anderson, Grand Knight

Knights are Catholic men, 18 years of age and older, who are committed to making their community a better place while supporting their Church and protecting and enhancing their family life. All the good works we do are based on our four core principles of Charity, Unity, Fraternity, and Patriotism. Contact Rich Anderson (659-3523) for more information about joining this great organization or visit our website at www.kofc12992.com.

Our next Council meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, July 9, at 7:00pm in the Undercroft. It will be preceded by a meal beginning at 6:15pm.

BROTHER KNIGHTS WE NEED YOUR HELP. On Saturday, July 12 at 8:00am our Council will be picking up litter along Highway 179 from Route C to Christy Lane. This activity takes just a little investment of your time to clean up our environment; give you the opportunity to mingle with fellow Council members; and get a little exercise to boot. We will meet at Highway 179 and Christy Lane. With 8 to 10 volunteers we’ll be done by 9:30am. Contact Dale Highfill (659-7208 or dghighfill@mchsi.com) for more information.

Congratulations to the following officers who were elected to serve our Council during the 2014-2015 fraternal year: Paul Hinman, Grand Knight; Doug Smentkowski, Deputy Grand Knight; Doug Porting, Treasurer; Al Rush, Chancellor; Bob Heald, Recorder; Larry Dusheke, Lecturer; Ken Gartner, Advocate; Mike Stansfield, Warden; Denis Gladbach Sr. and Rob O’Hanlon, Inside Guards; Mike Wilson, Outside Guard; Lew Hancock, 1yr Trustee; Brian Johnson, 2yr Trustee; and Rich Anderson, 3yr Trustee.

In addition, Steve Daniels will continue to serve as Financial Secretary; and we bid a fond farewell to Father Dylan Schrader and give a special welcome to our new Chaplain, Father Christopher Aubuchon.

LADIES’ AUXILIARY – There is no meeting in July. Please join us at our next meeting on Thursday, August 7, at 6:30pm in the Mary Room. Contact Kathy Anderson (659-3523) for more information. Congratulations to the following officers who have been elected to serve the Auxiliary during the 2014-2015 fraternal year: Tina Sellner, President; Kathy Anderson, Vice President; Ellen Richardson, Secretary; Arlene Taylor, Treasurer; Linda Dunbar, Sergeant at Arms; Pat Dowd, Parliamentarian; Karen Rush, 1yr Trustee; Alice Schell, 2yr Trustee; and Verna Luebbert, 3yr Trustee.

Respectfully Submitted,
Rich Anderson, Grand Knight

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