Gray Lodge News

Help with Philippine Hurricane Relief

To relieve the distressed is a duty incumbent upon all men; but particularly on Masons, who are linked together by an indissoluble chain of sincere affection.  Our Masonic brothers in the Philippines are distressed. I have reached out to Solidarity & Freedom lodge to see what we can do to

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Salute to our Veterans

To our brothers who served – we salute you. And especially on this day to William Simmons who gave his life on the battlefield of Europe October 8th, 1918 – just one month and two days before the Armistice we celebrate now as Veterans Day. [youtube_sc url=”http://youtu.be/8S3ToVRX1nY”] [pe2-image src=”http://lh4.ggpht.com/-DvBp6Hl5k00/UoERRhOA-5I/AAAAAAAADSQ/tjFt4Iqcyo0/s144-o/Simmons.jpg” href=”https://picasaweb.google.com/104797807737867467361/GrayLodgeVets02#5945051975778368402″

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Education Night Falls on Halloween!

Our regular education night happens to fall on Witch Hallow”s Eve this year. The lodge was open as usual, but we weren”t quite prepared for the arrival of our unusual visitor. By some strange wrinkle in time – the King of Tyre dropped by to check on the progress of his

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Bikes Available Oct 22, 2013

We have bikes available for Small children, teens and adults,  We ask  for donation of $50 for children and teen bikes and $75 for adult bikes, but in all cases, a bike will be provided for anyone who needs one.  Donations help support our Humphrey Benevolent Fund and Gray Lodge. For

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Gray Lodge Work Party Oct 13th

Brethren – We have several projects underway and we need your help  Sunday October 13th starting about 10AM. 1)      Power to the “bike” shed.  Ladders, expertise and helping hands  (see Billy). 2)      Have new bike arrivals that need “make ready” work  (See Chris) 3)      Need to run cable and begin

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Grand Masters Visit – A.S. Richardson Lecture

Most Worshipful Walter W. Rogers, pictured above with our Past Master David Pupo, delivered our annual A.S. Richardson lecture at our October stated meeting.   With seventy members and guests in attendance, the address was very well received and marked by a rousing standing ovation. The evening started out with

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Masonic Memorial Service in Glenwood Cemetery

At noon on September 7, 2013,  Members of Gray Masonic Lodge #329, accompanied by Knights of Ruthven Commandery #2 conducted a Masonic Memorial Service at the graveside of Past Grand Master, Past Grand Commander and first Master of Gray Lodge,  A.S. Richardson. [youtube_sc url=”mHGDOZmFVP8″] (click HERE to download original video –

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Fraternal Visit to Memorial Lodge – Fellowcraft Lesson

Eight brothers visited  Memorial Lodge Thursday, September 5th and was treated to an excellent lecture of the Fellowcraft Stairway.    Topics new to us involved the connection with the modes of music – notably the Doric (Dorian) and Ionic (Ionian) The lecture also included fascinating references to Greek Allegories – most especially

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Sept 4 Stated Meeting Summary

The Four Cheese Ravioli was delicious! The open program greeted a visiting past master, and celebrated the REAL birthday of a couple of our good brothers.   A slide presentation previewed the upcoming tour of Glenwood Cemetery The tour begins this Saturday, Sept 7 with a breakfast at the lodge.   We will begin

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Masonic Readings – “Truth” as told from a 1932 Essay

Truth Short Talk Bulletin – Aug. 1932 Masonic Service Association of North America It is an odd fact that Freemasonry’s direct teaching in regard to Truth is less important than her indirect teaching. In the entered Apprentice’s Lecture we learn of Truth as “the foundation of every virtue. To be

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Grand Lodge of Texas

The Grand Lodge of Texas is located at 715 Columbus Avenue, Waco, Texas and is the sole governing body of all regular Masonic Lodges in the state.   Learn more from their website. . .  United States

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Scottish Rite

The Scottish Rite is one of the appendant bodies of Freemasonry that a Master Mason may join for further exposure to the principles of Freemasonry.   Learn more about the organization and this magnificent building in Washington D.C.  http://scottishrite.org/headquarters/about-the-temple/

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Booth at Winterfest Dec 8th

Gray Lodge has been invited by  the Sugarland Skeeters to set up a booth at their stadium for their December 8th Winterfest.   http://www.sugarlandskeeters.com/ We will have a 10×20 space in which to sell Christmas trees, our bikes and whatever else we like. It should be fun!  We need volunteers to

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Fraternal Greetings from South Africa

(Brother Wally Rowles is on the right above) Right Worshipful Sanchez received the below correspondence from Brother Rowles.  Some may remember that he gave an excellent Table Lodge lecture for Gray a few years back.   We wish him God speed in his recovery and our sincere wishes to see him again

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EA Degree August 22 Very Well Attended

This degree was very well attended with 30 members and visitors present.  Congratulations to the new member@    It was our great pleasure to host a visitor from Serbia and his daughter. He is a member of Brother Kleber’s plural lodge.  

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Gray Lodge Site Launch – with Facebook Link

We are happy to announce that the new Gray Lodge website is now operational.   Here are some of the improvements: For all Facebook users: Facebook box on the Gray329 main page featuring likes and subscribers Postings on Gray329 can be duplicated on our Facebook page with just a click For

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On the Level Car Show a Big Hit

Our joint 2013 “On the Level” Car Show with the Houston Masonic Library was a tremendous success!  Proceeds benefited the Shriner’s Hospital for Children – Houston and the Scottish Rite Hospital in Dallas. [youtube_sc url=_ncaQFQnTZs width=500] [pe2-image src=”http://lh3.ggpht.com/-ragmCjf5JEE/UVsr-1r8HhI/AAAAAAAAAdM/kGEKJiVXoMI/s144-o/62347_571388396218646_1080394215_n.jpg” href=”https://picasaweb.google.com/112633963635074835251/2013OnTheLevelCarShow#5862327698516090386″ caption=”” type=”image” alt=”62347_571388396218646_1080394215_n.jpg” ] [pe2-image src=”http://lh4.ggpht.com/-BmdRxe_jIW0/UVw2-G6PRiI/AAAAAAAAAjI/9oRv32o5rFI/s144-o/photo6.JPG” href=”https://picasaweb.google.com/112633963635074835251/2013OnTheLevelCarShow#5862621255564215842″ caption=”” type=”image” alt=”photo6.JPG” ] [pe2-image

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April stated meeting

Please join us for the Gray Lodge Stated meeting on Wednesday April 3rd at Gray Lodge. Dinner will be served at 6 pm and the meeting start at 7 pm as usual. Our adjunct steward, David Vukovic, will prepare a feast consisting of King Ranch Chicken with vegetables and black

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