New Fourth Degree Knights!- June 2017

​New Fourth Degree Knights: From left, Richard Roberts and Lawrence Franzoni; far right, Richard Ames and to his right, Joe Cox, Membership Director, KofC Council 12240.   Congratulations to each for completing this Exemplification on June 10 at St. Elizabeth Seton Catholic Church in Coral Springs. 

Father Frank’s Blog-May 2017

Images courtesy of Wikipedia, (left) St. Philip, by Peter Paul Rubens, from his Twelve Apostles series (c. 1611), at the Museo del Prado, Madrid |(right) Statue of St James at the Church of the Mafra Palace, Portugal. Dear Brother Knights, On Wednesday, May 3, we celebrated, with red vestments, the Feast of Saints Philip and James, Apostles….

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…

Coming Soon!

Please standby for upcoming posts from this category. St. Bonaventure Knights of Columbus Council 12240 Davie, Florida U.S.A.

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

Is Earth Visited by Celestial Beings?

There is the Bible view and the secular view. Hardly a day goes by without television shows on this subject. The interest in extraterrestrial life and contact is universal. Bible accounts of who visitors are and why they come are also very prolific. Jude 1:6 refers to angels who left their ‘first habitation’ (heaven) and came to earth….

ROI – God expects it. How does our part look?

ROI is Return On Investment. God endows capabilities, so we can give back to Him when He returns. In Matthew 25:14-25, Jesus said, ‘It is like a man about to go abroad who summoned his servants and entrusted his property to them. To one he gave five talents, to another two, to a third one,…

How Far Away is Your Temper?

For those with a short fuse a temper tantrum is a second away. All it takes is blocking our objective. Conquering that trait is a lifetime of work. Behaviors are ingrained through heredity, interaction with situations in our environment and through time. The longer a behavior is ingrained, the deeper it embeds; the longer it…

Giving Precedes Getting

We are driven to satisfy our own needs and desires. That’s what is on our minds when we begin praying. But that is not what God advises us to do when we approach Him. Exodus 23:15: ‘No one will appear before me empty-handed.’ Oops! We came to get, not give. Psalms 100:4 says, ‘Come within…