Category: Secretary’s Corner

  • Masonic Lodge Charlotte NC – June 2021

    From the East Greetings from the East, Brothers, we are in an exciting time of change for our lodge. In our last stated communication the bylaws were amended to adjust our monthly meeting place to the York Rite (1229 N. Sharon Amity Road) just about a mile east. There is much to do in order […]

  • Masonic Lodge Charlotte NC – April 2021

    From the East Greetings from the East! Brothers I pray that you are well. During these challenging times we have been working to resume a semi-normal meeting and practice schedule. Also, large changes have been in the works. Your lodge is at a crossroads. Soon the Joppa lodge building we have called home for more […]

  • Masonic Lodge Charlotte NC – March 2021

    From the East Greetings from the East, Brothers, we are seeing light at the end of the proverbial tunnel. We have a ways to go until the global pandemic is no longer a primary driver of caution and daily life. I encourage you to stay safe as long as it takes. The lodge is attracting […]

  • Masonic Lodge Charlotte NC – Feb 2021

    From the East Greetings from the East, Brothers I pray that you and your families are well. I have been anxiously awaiting the return to the lodge. We have our February stated next Tuesday and hope to see you there. We are following safe practices and requiring members to adhere to the guidelines of our […]

  • Masonic Lodge Charlotte NC – Dec 2020

    From the East Greetings from the East, My brothers, December is going to be a busy month for our lodge. With the current COVID environment, procedural issues and my being called out of town at the last minute, I canceled the November stated communication. I apologize for the last minute notice and I contacted all […]

  • Masonic Lodge Charlotte NC – Nov 2020

    From the East Greetings from the East, Brothers, I am looking forward to opening the lodge at our November Stated communication. I have only received a few RSVPs for the meeting. We may only have a limited number of people allowed into the lodge, so please let me know if you plan to attend. You […]

  • Masonic Lodge Charlotte NC – October 2020

    From the East Brethren I hope you are well and have taken good care of yourselves during these last few months. Since we have not been able to have any stated or emergent communications this has been the main portal of communication for our lodge. I have good news. We are planning to have our […]

  • Masonic Lodge Charlotte NC – March 2020

    From the East Hello my Brothers, The year is off to a great start and we are anxiously awaiting the arrival of Most Worshipful Master Shawn Bradshaw, Grand Master of NC Masons. We will be hosting the Grand Master Wednesday April 1st for the 32nd District Official Visit. I hope that you will mark your […]

  • Masonic Lodge Charlotte NC – July 2019

    From the East Greetings from the East. Summer is a time of vacations and picnics. Brothers, seize that time with your families. Accordingly, your lodge will not meet in July, and practice night is suspended until August. Fraternally, Glenn R. Sigmon – Master From the West It being the month of July, in this Trestle […]

  • Masonic Lodge Charlotte NC – May 2019

    From the East Greetings from the East! Hello my brothers, hope you are well. If our Entered Apprentice bears up, we intend to confer a Fellowcraft degree in June. On June 1st, I expect the officers to attend our required Lecture Service. If you are unable to drive, it’s not a bother to ask for […]

  • Masonic Lodge Charlotte NC – January 2019

    From the East Welcome to 2019. Sat in this chair for Meridian Lodge #728 in 1987. Today, we have some of the same “opportunities”.  (The aforementioned phrase is attributed to Col. Earl Taylor, when we had a big day ahead.) I would love to see more of our members at our meetings, but I know […]

  • Masonic Lodge Charlotte NC – October 2018

    From the East Brethren, Greetings from the East!! I have just returned from the Annual Stated Communication of the Grand Lodge of North Carolina where WB Bob Braswell, WB Glenn Sigmon, and I represented Phalanx Lodge #31. Attendance was down this year due to the hurricane that ravaged the eastern part of the state. Not […]