Meeting started at 7:30 after meal of Chili provided by Chris and Darren. Started meeting with prayer.
Grand Knight Report: Winter Dinner Dance is Feb 9th.
Chaplain Report: Christ Renews His Parish Tom Spoke. Third Tuesday of every month is Adoration.
District Deputy Report: January 23rd is Support our veterans night. 4th Degree Council in Council Bluffs will be held. Bishop’s Blitz is in full swing. Troy needs to set date with Father to discuss.
Treasurer and Financial Secretary Report: Need to pay our dues in the next couple of weeks. Will send out address so people know where to send money. Balance is $6,635 in Checking, $11,225 in CD and outstanding we have $422.00 to Supreme Council and $800.00 for coats.
Old Businesses: Free throw next step is districts held at Assumption Feb 3rd at 12:15. Knights voted to cover the cost of snacks and drinks. Was mentioned at Fish Fry not to publish price and Free Will. Winter Dinner Dance is Feb 9th . Dowling will help Serve. Coats for Kids went to Polk City, Dallas Center, Grimes, Woodward.. We still have jackets but sizes are limited. Pancake Breakfast on the 27th with money going to School. Discussion on Squires and Dan is going to talk to Jodi to see if he might head it up. Movie is October Baby on Friday.
New Business: Steve our insurance representative spoke. 23rd we have an opportunity to meet and discuss how we can get help in recruiting. Tom spoke and asked knights to go on the retreat Christ Renews His Parish. Joe motioned and was seconded to give $100.00 to the Men and $100.00 to the women to support weekend. State Convention is coming up and Ken and Tony will be our two delegates and Knights will give $100.00 to each person to cover expenses. Voted for Family of the Year and will send out an email to other Knights for their votes. Fish Frys left using paper plates up to the men that organize it.
4th Degree: Ken reported that in December they delivered the food and spent day at Iowa Veterans Cemetery. Would recommend others getting 4th degree to take part in these very moving activities. Also presented Vestments, Chalices, and Scripture Reading books. Joe Spoke on Inner Visions and that 85 babies have been saved and just this day twins. That Sat the March for Life will start at the State Capital. We should go and show we care for the rights of the unborn.
Good of the Order: