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									                                    Knights of Columbus
                                                                                                January 2012

              Oops . . .                               HOME CHURCH                          HELP NEEDED WITH
I apologize for the mistakes in the                 Most Blessed Sacrament                PARISH BREAKFAST AND
                                                         2100 N. Davis
December newsletter. Chancellor Pat                                                      CORPORATE COMMUNION
                                                    Arlington, Texas 76012
Leone was Pate, the name of the                                                      The Council Executive
Treasurer was not Ed Barth and Tony                                                  Committee is asking more
                                                    COUNCIL OFFICERS
Martin was not listed as District         Grand Knight          Justin Yoon          members to step forward
Deputy. Margaret Barth’s last name        Deputy Grand Knight   Bill Pavliska        to help with the Parish
was misspelled too. And, the 5            Chancellor            Pat Leone            Breakfast scheduled for
Tuesday Social wasn’t even held.          Financial Secretary   Frank Oliver         Sunday, January 8. In the
Thank you Tony Fontenelli for reading     Treasurer             Ed Barth
                                          Recorder              Charles Machala      December breakfast, $362 was made
the newsletter and for letting me                                                    after expenses were paid. In January,
                                          Advocate              Art Groff
know about the mistakes. If you find      Warden                William Penton       not only are parishioners from Most
a mistake, send it to                     Inside Guard          Jhovanny Galvan      Blessed Sacrament Church being told
Council9299News@aol.com .                 Outside Guard         Pat McKerring        about the breakfast, the breakfast is
                                          Trustee – 1 year      Alex Trujillo
                                                                                     also being announced at the Catholic
                                          Trustee – 2 year      Tom Smith
 BUSINESS MEETING TO BE HELD              Trustee – 3 year      Jim Mossberg         Center at UT – Arlington and in
  ON THE 3rd DAY OF THE YEAR              Chaplain              Deacon Mike Krempp   bulletins at Saint Mary the Virgin and
A Business Meeting of the Father          District Deputy       Tony Martin          Saint Maria Goretti churches. This
James J. Gillespie Council 9299 will be   Field Agent           Jim Mora             means more people will be served
held on Tuesday, January 3, 2012 at                                                  and more Knights are needed to serve
7:30PM in Classroom 9 at Most                         COUNCIL CHAIRS                 our guests. The timeline is:
                                          Athletics             Joe Wiseman
Blessed Sacrament Church.                                                            7:30-9AM           Setup
                                          Blood Drive Chair     Greg Chestnut
                                          Breakfast Chairman    Open                                    Food Preparation
LIMITED VALENTINE DAY DINNER              Charity               Tom Smith            9:00-9:30          Serving
AND DANCE TICKETS GO ON SALE              Church                Joe Camperson        9:30-11:00         Cleanup
                                          Community             Jim Mossberg                            Food Preparation
Only 276 tickets will go on sale          Council Activities    Buddy Shepard
starting January 15 for our Annual                                                   11:00-11:30        Serving
                                          Council Field Agent   Kurt Tryba
Valentine Day Dinner and Dance            Culture of Life       Pat Leone
                                                                                     11:30-12:30        Cleanup
scheduled for February 11 at 6P. The      Disaster Planning     Tony Fontanelli
ticket price is $25 per person. Only      Family                Pat McKerring        The Corporate Communion and
                                          Fundraising           Dennis Volz          Honor Guard will be held during the
advance tickets will be sold after
                                          Historian             Jhovanny Galvan      10:00 Mass on Sunday, January 8.
mass. Tickets will not be sold at the     Insurance Liaison     Tony Fontanelli
door and seats will not be reserved                                                  Members and their family are invited
                                          Lecturer              Charles Romero
unless the tickets are purchased.         Membership            Tony Fontanelli      to join the Honor Guard in the
More information to follow.               Newsletter Editor     Robert DeAnda        vestibule to process in and sit as a
                                          Program Director      Bill Pavliska        group.
                                          Public Relations      William Penton
                                          Recruitment           Jhovanny Galvan
                                                                                     CHILDREN TO BE FINGERPRINTED
         WEBSITES                         Squires               Buddy Shepard
                                          Vocations             Al Donofrio            AS A CHILD SAFETY EFFORT
Council    www.kofc9299.org               Webmaster             William Penton       During the breakfast on January 8,
Diocese www.kofcfortworth.org             Welfare               Al Donofrio          families can bring their children to get
Texas         www.tkofc.org               Widows Liaison        Tim Moloney          fingerprinted in the event their
                                          Youth                 Jeff Loy
Supreme        www.kofc.org                                                          child(ren) disappear.
                                                 PLANNING MEETING                             PRAYER REQUESTS
                                             TO BE HELD ON JANUARY 17th               For the Sick
                                           A Planning Meeting of the Father           Margaret Barth
SQUIRES MEET TWICE A MONTH                 James J. Gillespie Council 9299 will be    Madeline Fontanelli
Our own Knights of Columbus youth          held on Tuesday, January 17, 2012 at       Tony Fontanelli
group meets monthly in Classroom 9         7:30PM in Classroom 9 at Most              Susan Larson
at Most Blessed Sacrament. In a            Blessed Sacrament Church.
                                                                                      Jim Mossberg
December meeting, the Squires                                                         Sharon Nell
elected officers and selected                    ANGEL TREE GIFTS
                                                                                      Charles Romero
representatives who will be attending      BRING SMILES TO FIVE CHILDREN
the Mid-Year conference. The
                                                                                      Gwen Wills
                                           Our council selected a well deserving
organization has twelve members. An        family that consisted of five disabled
installation and name change               children. One of the children is also      Repose of the Souls
ceremony will be held at a later date.     blind. The family received gifts, a        Bill Bishop
In January, the Squires will meet          $250 Walmart gift card and a               Josephine Garbarino
twice, once on Tuesday, January 10         Christmas meal that was personally         Najee Nasir
and again on Tuesday, January 24.          delivered by our fellow Knights.           Jay Shepard
Meetings are from 7:00PM to                                                           Judy Skarbek
8:30PM. Contact: Buddy Shepard.                WELCOME NEW MEMBERS
                                           Welcome Fernando Catano, Josh                   HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO . . .
    SQUIRES WILL ATTEND                    Miller, Ismael Padilla, Rick Rangel and
 CONFERENCE IN SAN ANTONIO                 Dusty Voussine.
The Texas State Columbian Squires
Mid-Year Convention will be held in              SPECIAL THANKS TO . . .
San Antonio on January 13-15 at the        Tony Fontanelli (2), Joey Martinez (2),
Holiday Inn Express Riverwalk. Three       Pat McKerring (2), William Penton (1),
members and two chaperones will            and Buddy Shepard (1) for recruiting
represent us in San Antonio.               new members (number in                     January 3       Donald Steeter
                                           parenthesis) during the first half of      January 4       Ismael Padilla
                                           the fraternal year.                        January 7       James Martone
                                                                                                      Richard Patoskie
                                                     PRO-LIFE NEWS                                    Terry Stoker
                                                                                      January 8       Edward Redmond
KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS EVENTS                                                            January 12      Keith Sampson
   BEING HELD IN JANUARY                                                              January 14      Pasquale LaPosta
Saint Francis of Assisi Catholic Church,                                              January 15      Donald Jensen
861 Wildwood Lane in Grapevine, will       The Pro Life Rally March of Life will be   January 16      William Quinn
host the Mid-Year Diocesan                 held in Austin on January 21. A 2-mile     January 18      Richard Lenz
Conference on Saturday, January 14.        walk ends on the steps of the Capitol      January 21      Raymond Furtner
Registration is from 8-9A and the          where Governor Perry will speak.           January 22      Robert Espino
conference will conclude at 1:15P.                                                    January 25      Alfred Donofrio
                                              BUILDING ON FAITH EFFORT                January 30      Kevin Walker
                  nd      rd
Major Degrees (2 and 3 ) will be              CELEBRATION ANNOUNCED                   January 31      Ray Atayde
held on January 14 in Wichita Falls.       After completing 17 Build a Home and
                                           52 Preserve A Home projects while
On Tuesday, January 24 from 7-9P, a        serving almost 70 families, the Trinity
1 Degree Ceremony will be held at          Habitat for
Saint Jude Catholic Church,      500       Humanity will                                     YOUR NEWSLETTER,
East Dallas Street in Mansfield.           celebrate on
                                                                                                YOUR INPUT
Council 7736 is hosting this event.        Thursday, January 12 at 5:30P at TCU.
                                                                                      Your comments, ideas, suggestions,
                                           If planning to attend, RSVP to
                                                                                      articles, etc. are encouraged and
A Knight in a Day wil be held at the       Miranda Ebersole by phone at
                                                                                      accepted. Send to
Council 1459 Hall in Muenster, Texas.      (817)926-9219, x-111 or by e-mail to
                      st  nd      rd                                                  Council9299News@aol.com .
The event will have 1 , 2 and 3            miranda.ebersole@trinityhabitat.org
                                                                                      Deadline for February 2012
degree ceremonies starting at 8A and       by January 9.
                                                                                      newsletter is January 23, 2012.
ending at 2P on January 28. The hall
is at 403 North Oak Street.

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