Health of the Business Discussion

Health of the Business Discussion

This week (Jan 9th) during our Regular Communication (956th) of Eastern Star Lodge, we will be discussing the health, vitality and sustainability of the Lodge. Throughout the discussion, we will be reviewing financials, recruiting / new membership, active and inactive...

New year – new you? Or… is this like every other year?

Each year, with New Years Day, comes the daunting task of creating a resolution or resolutions. Countless times in the past, we have observed others and ourselves direct our short term focus with aspirations for creating change. As we often embark on that journey, we...
Happy Thanksgiving from Eastern Star Lodge A.F. & A.M.

Happy Thanksgiving from Eastern Star Lodge A.F. & A.M.

To my Brothers, Friends and Family On behalf of Eastern Star Lodge A.F. & A.M. we would like to wish everyone a Happy Thanksgiving!  As  Freemasons, we are thankful for the opportunity to serve our community.  We are thankful for the experiences, development and...
Fort Revere (Independence)

Fort Revere (Independence)

Fort Independence was recorded, built and fortified in 1776 during the American Revolution. Perched upon the hills of Hull, MA this bunker was charged with protecting the Boston Harbor. After the war, the camp’s name was changed to Fort Revere, which it remains...
From the East

From the East

Brethren, It is time that again to use the summer relaxation to approach the next Masonic year with gusto. I am honored to have been elected Master of this great lodge for a third year in a row. We have already seen a change in our regular meeting. Now we are seeing a...
Why Memento Mori matters…

Why Memento Mori matters…

Memento Mori is the ancient practice of reflecting on our own mortality. In his Meditations, Marcus Aurelius wrote that “You could leave life right now. Let that determine what you do and say and think.” In other words, continue living a life of virtue NOW, and not...