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?Continue reading “Did You Ever Wonder Why We Are Named After Columbus?”
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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
Should We Give Away What Meets our Needs in Order to Meet our Needs?
Each of us is driven to satisfy our needs. But what happens when someone else has a need and we have to ignore it to get our own needs met? In families and in society at large there is perceived competition for need satisfaction. There is also another level to this competition – satisfaction ofContinue reading “Should We Give Away What Meets our Needs in Order to Meet our Needs?”
Enablers versus Developers
Compassion is a true Christian virtue. We should show it whenever someone is in a difficult situation that they have no control over. Enabling is not the same thing as showing compassion, although enablers describe their actions as compassionate. When people are in difficult situations because of irresponsible actions they have taken, they need developmentContinue reading “Enablers versus Developers”
Is a Great Leader Also a Great Servant?
Image by: Christian Servant Leadership | http://www.thehighcalling.org/servant-leadership-christian-leade… Typography: Kelly Sauer “Servant-leadership is more than a concept, it is a fact. Any great leader, by which I also mean an ethical leader of any group, will see herself or himself as a servant of that group and will act accordingly.” M. Scott Peck, Author, The RoadContinue reading “Is a Great Leader Also a Great Servant?”
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