Thursday, January, 2021: Stated Meeting

Gulf Beach Lodge held its latest Stated Meeting yesterday with sixteen members and visitors present.

Some highlights:

L – R: W∴ M∴ Sawa-Szostak with Br∴ Cahall; Br∴ Burkett II with Br∴ Cahall.
  • Br∴ Chip Cahall returned his Master Mason catechism led by Br∴ Bobby Burkett II.
  • Br∴ Bobby Burkett gave the Apron presentation.
  • Br∴ Chip was also installed as Junior Steward by Worshipful Master, Mark Sawa-Szostak.
  • The Craft voted to donate $100 to the Suncoast Master Mason Association’s (SMMA) Scholarship Fund.
  • Brother Jim Wittstruck delivered a summary of our highly successful Holiday Gift Baskets initiative. W∴ Mark Sawa-Szostak and all in attendance thanked Br∴ Jim for his dedicated service every year to this important endeavor.
  • Our Junior Warden, Br∴ Joe Sosa, stated that our first Sunday Breakfast of the year is scheduled for Sunday, February 7th from 8:30 AM – 10:00 AM. It will be a Take-out only breakfast with a preset menu. We are hoping for a good turnout! Also, any Brothers wishing to help out are asked to contact the Worshipful Master or Junior Warden.
  • W∴ Mark Sawa-Szostak delivered a striking Masonic Education lecture on the Ancient Landmarks of Freemasonry.

All in all, it was a great evening and we hope to see you at our next meeting, a FC Degree, next Thursday night!

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Gulf Beach Masonic Lodge, No. 291, F & A M