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Today we uploaded our newest creation with the help of some test lodges. These videos are a new working tool for lodges to use to reach out to their community.

Click the lodge name below to view each of our test lodge videos:

• Big Bear
• Chino
• Corona
• Evergreen
• Rim of the World


In addition please check out the Cornerstone tutorial video we have made:

Now with chapter bookmarks!

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Upcoming Events

  • August 20, 2018 7:00 pmGuest Speaker Allan Casalou
  • August 21, 2018 8:00 pmDowney #160 Brothers Night
  • August 23, 2018 6:30 pmRetirement Dinner Party for Worshipful Herb Pompey
  • August 25, 2018 5:00 pmAl Malaikah Shrine Cigars Under The Stairs
  • September 4, 2018 7:30 pmYorba Linda Chapter #347 Brother's Night Family Picnic
  • September 8, 2018 8:00 amFall 2018 York Rite Festival Chapter Degrees
  • September 8, 2018 8:30 amAl Malaikah Hot Sands Ceremonial
  • September 15, 2018 8:00 amFall 2018 York Rite Festival Council Degrees
  • September 25, 2018 5:30 pmFuchsia Chapter #425 O.E.S. Round the World Dinner
  • September 28, 2018 7:00 pmDistrict 806 OSI at Chino
  • September 29, 2018 5:00 pmReception Dinner In Honor of Worshipful John Channon
  • October 6, 2018 8:00 amFall 2018 York Rite Festival Commanders Orders
  • October 16, 2018 7:00 pmDistrict 806 OSI at Ontario
  • November 11, 2018 11:00 amSAVE THE DATE
  • November 15, 2018 7:00 pmDistrict 806 OSI at Upland Mt Baldy
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The Enlightened Mind Episode 2

posted by admin
August 9, 2018

The Masonic Initiative is proud to introduce a series of short videos, which are intended to share with you an inspirational thought that you can use on your journey to the light and that you may share with others.   We hope you enjoy, “The Enlightened Mind.”

-Franklin R. Lee

The Enlightened Mind Episode 3

posted by admin
July 22, 2018

Consider Helen Keller: After a horrific illness she contracted at 19 months of age, she was left deaf and blind. However, that did not stop her from becoming one of the most prolific authors, political activists and lecturers. She is known for her campaigns on women suffrage and labour rights, among other achievements. Living in late 1800s – early 1900s in a United States that is so different from what we know today, Keller, despite her disabilities managed to push so much for the causes she held dear in her heart.

To her, a person that does not have strong beliefs, a vision and mission in life, has very little to contribute towards the enrichment of him/herself or those around them. “The only thing worse than being blind is having sight but no vision,” she once said. And this is an idea we should constantly keep reminding ourselves of. So often we get absorbed in our daily tasks – mundane routines, and the need to carry on our work in fear of losing our jobs. How often do we think of our vision? For a better world, but even closer to us, for a better us? How do we justify our everyday actions? Do we have a purpose for what we do? And, taking it a bit further – how selfish are we? Do we only think of ourselves? Do we think of a vision for the place we work at? Do we want to contribute towards the betterment of the establishment? What about our community? Are we thinking of our role in it and how we can help its development into something greater?

A vision makes our actions more meaningful. It makes our everyday lives, our careers and all our interactions contribute towards something. So go ahead and think of yours!

Eva hopes that many more people will aspire to achieve something greater in life – something that can make a difference to the lives of those around us; not just ourselves.

By EVA CHRISTODOULOU

The Enlightened Mind Episode 1

posted by admin
June 24, 2018

 

The Masonic Initiative is proud to introduce a series of short videos, which are intended to share with you an inspirational thought that you can use on your journey to the light and that you may share with others.   We hope you enjoy, “The Enlightened Mind.”

-Franklin R. Lee

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