Our Stated Communication tonight had important events. The DDGM official visit was preceded by the ceremony of bestowing a 25-Year pin and certificate upon Brother Kenneth A. Barlow Jr. (video below). We had a presentation from Brother Mike Seeley, the Grand Musician, about Freemasonry in the War Between States (video below). We also had the […]
On Saturday July 27th we had 6 brothers raised to the sublime degree of Master Mason. Mack Shannon Kendall Tabor Jason Hajek Jared Gilbreath Tiago Magalhaes Griffin McKee
Yesterday on our stated communication, M.’.W.’. William Thomas, Past Grand Master of the Grand Lodge of New York, bestowed upon W.’. Neil Tish a 75-year pin and certificate from the International Order of DeMolay. W.’. Tish, who is 87 now, has been a DeMolay for the last 75 years. Great job W.’. Tish. […]
On June 14th we passed two E.As. to the degree of Fellowcraft. Brothers: Jared Gilbreath Griffin McKee
Brothers, we had an excellent St. John’s Day Breakfast this morning, followed by a tiled meeting, in honor of our new Grand Junior Warden, R.’.W.’. Robert Lambert. We had the presence of the Grand Master of Florida, M.’.W.’. John W. Westerman, III and several Past Grand Masters, District Deputies and District Instuctors. I counted more […]
Fifteen Brothers of Oviedo Masonic Lodge No. 243 traveled to Winter Park Masonic Lodge No. 239 to successfully obtain the District 16 Traveling Gavel! Way to go Brothers of Oviedo!!
Last night our soon to be graduate was presented with her scholarship award at Winter Park Lodge from the FMDRA. Great job Rachel Smith, you make us so proud. Also we presented the certificate of Mason of the Month of April 2019 to Brother Sam Johnson. Here are some photos:
Last meeting the Worshipful Master Jonathan Cotto presented the Grand Lodge 25-Year certificate and pin to Brother Thomas J. Martin, and W.’. Jay Cebollero presented him the Scottish Rite 25-Year certificate and pin. W.’. Chet Tokar received the certificate for Mason of the Month of March 2019. Here are some photos:
Last night on our Stated Communication, Brother Spencer Munjone, our Junior Steward, received the certificate of Mason of the Month for February 2019. Congratulations Brother ! Keep up the good work !
On Thursday February 26th, prior to the regular meeting, members and their guests gathered in the Winter Park 239 lodge room to honor the Masonic accomplishments of one of the lodge members, Harry Eisenberg, by placing his portrait on the wall and underneath a plaque showing his Masonic accomplishments. This was met with a standing […]
Tonight we had a special presentation before the meeting where we presented a picture and a plaque to W. Harry V. Eisenberg showing his accomplishments in his Masonic Life. He is the first Most Excellent Grand High Priest of the Royal Arch Masons of Florida that came from Winter Park Lodge. Congratulations M.E.G.H.P. Harry Eisenberg, […]
An inquiry into the designation of the Saints John as Patron Saints of Freemasonry One of the primary purposes of Freemasonry is the education of its members. Unfortunately, as the pressures of time and business conspire to constrain the intellectual activity of our Lodges, real Masonic education and inquiry are among the first pursuits to […]
Posted by M.W. Bill Thomas
Last meeting we had the non-official visit of R.W. Ryan Kilmartin, DDGM and R.H. Eric Romano, DI. W. Jay Cebollero received his certificate and card of Perpetual Membership. Brother Juan Pablo Carrero from Venezuela visited us, invited by W. Carlos Lopez. Here are some photos.
I was going through some older photos and came across this. On a lighter note: How times have changed. 😃 On a serious note: Every Master Mason we raise has the potential to become Worshipful Master, if we treat and train them accordingly. W.’. Justin McDonald