Author: Jorge Ruiz

06
May
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We Met on a Tuesday

We Met on a Tuesday Our council’s first in-person general membership meeting since the pandemic was declared, finally took place on Tuesday, May 4th, 2021 at the Duncanville Fieldhouse. We met there because Holy Spirit Catholic Church is just entering the initial phase of opening back up, and it looks like that process will take […]

05
May
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Prayer Requests – MAY 2021 (1)

Prayers for Robert Hoholick, Field Agent May 5, 2021 Yesterday our Field Agent Robert Hoholick, joined our meeting virtually and when I greeted him, he revealed to me that he was recently diagnosed with suffering from Acute Pancreatitis and will be going into the hospital for surgery in the next 2-5 weeks. As you might […]

05
May
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May 2021 General Meeting Transcript

May 2021 General Meeting Transcript Brothers, Thank you for attending our council’s first in-person general membership meeting last night. We had a great turnout, with about 34 in attendance in person and 4 attended virtually. The Duncanville Fieldhouse did an outstanding job in setting up our large room, providing connectivity and catering a light meal […]

23
Apr
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Prayer Requests – April 2021 (3)

Prayers for Ochoa Family April 23, 2021 Today we learned from our brother SK Efrain Ochoa that his dad, Mr. Guadalupe Ochoa, passed away last night in the hospital in South Texas, he was 91. Efrain is joining his family in south Texas as they gather to finalize the funeral arrangements. Brother Efrain and the […]

16
Apr
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Annual Storage Shed Cleanout

Annual Storage Shed Cleanout This week the Knights took time out between events to do a little housekeeping duty in the Holy Spirit Church storage sheds. First on Monday morning, James Smith and Jack Ramsden did quite a bit of work on their own and then on Thursday a few more knights joined in to […]

13
Apr
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Spring Baseball Season In Full Swing

Spring Baseball Season In Full Swing Brothers, The 2021 Spring Cedar Hill Baseball season started on Saturday, March 27 and is now in full swing. Although we expect the number of games this year to be lower than two years ago, for obvious reasons, nonetheless we should do well enough. Keep in mind that operation […]

06
Apr
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April 2021 General Meeting Transcript

April 2021 General Meeting Transcript Brothers, Thank you for attending our council’s general membership meeting tonight. If you did not have a chance to join us please follow the link below for the meeting transcript and recording. Thank you, Jorge Ruiz, Grand KnightKnights of Columbus Council 8157

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Mar
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Prayer Requests – March 2021 (3)

Prayers for Taylon Webb March 25, 2021 Please pray for the young grandson of our brother Knight Ernest Alvarez, who is really sick and will probably need a liver transplant. Taylon, brother Ernie and the rest of your family, please accept the prayers from the Knights of Columbus. May God bless you. Prayers for Alyssa […]