Fasting and Feasting

  Brothers, A friend of mine sent me this prayer today. It was given to him by his young daughter this morning. I felt compelled to share it. Great reminders as we pray throughout this week. FASTING AND FEASTING May I fast from judging others, but feast on Christ dwelling in them. May I fast…

Our 1st Annual Texas Hold’em Poker charity social | #KofC12240

We held our 1st Annual Texas Hold’em Poker charity social this past Friday night. Special thanks to our leader – GK Felix H. and John P. for setting up this event! This year’s trophy went to Jude, Tom F. and John P. Congrats Gentlemen! Note: All money is being donated to St. Vincent de Paul….

A note from a brother Knight upon taking his 2nd degree

Every moment provides another opportunity to turn things around, to become a better version of ourselves. Love that from a book I’m reading. After 2 1/2 yrs I finally did my 2nd degree and was lucky enough to be present and it reminded me why I’m a Knight. He said “that we lock arms to…

Luau Day with Men’s Org and brother Knights

Brothers, Just wanted to say thank you to all those who came out and worked the church picnic, job well done brothers. The picnic was a huge success and a lot of fun. A big thanks to Mark Demeo for organizing the event and James and Alfonzo for putting together the Knights of Columbus Basketball…

Special Olympics in BROWARD County

Good afternoon Brothers, I want to thank those who came out to support the Special Olympics Picnic this past Saturday. Attendees: Tom Finan, Antonio Rodriguez and wife, John Pisula and wife, Paul Gabe and wife, Joe Cox and Wife, Alfonso Cabrera and wife, Tom Trepanier, wife and daughter. Thank you again for representing our council….

Happy birthday Father Frank!

Father Frank, Council #12240 wants to wish you a very Happy Birthday! We hope that you enjoyed your day Father.God bless you in a special way today for all the love and concern with which you minister to all those entrusted to your care. May your life be filled with God’s good gifts, abundant joy…

May 2017-Columbiettes Highlights and Events

April – Visited the VA, donated jewelry, cosmetics, various toiletries, etc. plus $100 gift cards . April 28-30  – State Convention: St. Bonaventure Columbiettes was assigned the duty of obtaining and decorating the arch for the entry of all participants at the hotel for our convention. Marsha was lead on this project and dedicated much time and…

Upcoming Columbiette Events

April 21st Relay for Life – TBD-Charities – current gift cards to Veteran’s for supplies April 27 – Columbiettes pre-convention outing:  Casino Royale in Pompano April 28, 29, 30  Florida State Convention – Embassy Suites in Boca Raton May 7th Parish Center – Respect Life – Baby shower If you have any questions or would like to know…

Did You Ever Wonder Why We Are Named After Columbus?

Brother Knights, While many know the story about how Fr. McGivney originally wanted to name the order “Sons of Columbus” and that it was James T. Mullen, the first Supreme Knight who suggested “Knights of Columbus” would better capture the ritualistic nature of the new organization.  But, why take on the name Columbus at all?…

Are the Benefits Worth the Costs?

Above article taken from http://church.stbonaventurechurch.com/ For more information on joining the St. Bonaventure Knights of Columbus Council 12240 in Davie, FL, please contact: Grand Knight Felix Hodges | (954) 790-3023 | [email protected] or Membership Director Joe Cox | (954) 614-3209 | [email protected] #kofc12240