25 Steps to Become Succesfull in 2014

These 23 ingredients will help with the recipe for a more productive life in 2014.

Who doesn’t want to strive and become successful? Exactly, no one. Deep inside all of us, we have our own personal reasons for striving for success, and really, we all define success in very different ways whether it is for financial freedom or mere sense of accomplishment.

When you go to the bookstore, there is a reason that there are six thousand different books proclaiming to know the recipe for success; it’s one of the most sought after things on the planet. Ironically, we tend to think that the most complicated solutions are the most effective and we subsequently ignore the simple facts. Simplicity is what makes everything possible and with every great feat, there were hundreds of small, simple decisions that had to take place first. Look at Google and their simplistic homepage; did simple work for them? (more…)


Time To Travel



The North Carolina Jurisdiction will be traveling to the following out of state jurisdictions for their Grand Session. If you are interested in attending, please email the Grand Secretary so you can be included in the count no later than September 25.  Additional information will be sent regarding the hotel, etc.

1. St. Matthew’s Grand Chapter

State of Delaware

November 1-2, 2013

Bus Cost: $65.00

Bus will pick-up in Wilson, Durham and Oxford

Registration: estimation $65 to $70


2.  Myra Grand Chapter

State of Maryland

November 15-16, 2013

Bus Cost: $65.00

Bus will pick-up in Durham and Oxford

Registration: estimation $65 to $70


3.  Georgiana Thomas Grand Chapter

District of Columbia

December 13-14, 2013

Bus Cost: $55.00

Bus will pick-up in Wilson, Durham and Oxford

Registration: $65.00

2010 grand Lodge group pic2

See You in Winston Salem…

I hereby set forth to extend an official invitation to the members of the Jurisdiction of North Carolina; to Concordant and Appendant bodies of North Carolina; and to its Sister Jurisdictions to attend our 112th Annual Grand Session in 134 years of existence.

The 112th Grand Session will begin on September 5, 2013 concluding on the night of September 7, 2013 at the Twin City Quarters that include the Benton Convention Center, the Marriott Hotel, and the Embassy Suites located in downtown Winston-Salem, NC.

The Grand Worthy Patron and I are deeply honored and appreciative of the love and joy shared with us. We have been privileged to witness the tremendous effort and hard work you have put forth to bring the very best you have to offer to the communities in this Jurisdiction.