K of C Council 3956 November 2020 Newsletter

Happy Thanksgiving!. Attached is our K of C newsletter for November, 2020. Please take every precaution necessary to take care of yourselves and your family. We need you. God Bless
Anthony (Tony) Chirco
Proud member and Editor

The Passing of Former Financial Secretary SK Jim Duke

Former Financial Secretary SK Jim DukeIt is with sadness to inform you of the passing of Former Financial Secretary and Sir Knight James (Jim) Duke on October 27th. He will be cremated and a Memorial Mass and Chalice Presentation will be held at St. Mary, Our Lady of the Annunciation Catholic Church in Rockwood on Monday, November 2nd starting at 10:30 am. St. Mary is located at 32477 Church St., Rockwood, MI 48173.

May his soul and all the souls of the faithful departed, through the mercy of God, rest in peace. Amen

K of C Council 3956 September 2020 Newsletter

Happy Labor Day to all our family of Brother Knights and friends. Attached is our K of C Newsletter for September, 2020. Have a wonderful, safe and healthy month. I hope to see each and every one at our next Council meeting on Wednesday, October 7.
God Bless,
Anthony (Tony) Chirco
Editor and Trustee

K of C Newsletter September 2020

FREE Online Membership Deal EXTENDED TO AUGUST 31st! (First step to getting them in OUR Council!)

Join the Knights of Columbus! Click Here!

No one in our Council took advantage of this, but there’s still time! Ask your fellow parishioners, your friends, your family, your friend’s family, your sons, your grandsons, your great grandsons, your neighbors, EVERYONE!!!

  1. Remember, all they need to do is:
    Go to https://www.kofc.org/joinus and click the button on the bottom that says JOIN TODAY
  2. Sign up and answer truthfully, then click PROCEED TO JOIN
  3. On the INFORMATION tab, check off I AM INTERESTED IN JOINING A LOCAL COUNCIL and type in Preferred Council #3956 and click CONTINUE
  4. On the PAYMENT tab, enter the code MCGIVNEY2020, and complete the registration.

THAT’S IT! We will contact them to arrange for their Exemplifications of Charity, Unity and Fraternity online… anytime… anywhere!

Robert Jones Council already signed up 11 Catholic gentlemen into our Order using this… We can at least do half of that, right?

If you have questions, or need someone from the Membership Committee to help ‘close the deal’, send an email to membership@kofc3956.org for assistance!

Let’s get our quota of 6 by August 31st! We have a lot of work to do, and we can use more ‘joyful missionaries’ for our many projects and programs!

God Bless!

Ray Bilyk, Financial Secretary

Join Us for Free Today – In Honor of Fr. McGivney’s Beatification

Knights Logo

McGivney2020 Hero 4.png

Our founder Father Michael McGivney is officially moving one step closer to sainthood. In celebration of Father McGivney’s upcoming beatification, we are excited to offer new members FREE online membership for their first year.

The Supreme Council will pay the first-year dues for every man who joins before 11:59pm tonight (August 5th) . Enter the code MCGIVNEY2020 to take advantage of this special offer.

Join us for free today with promo code MCGIVNEY2020.
(and don’t forget to enter COUNCIL 3956)


July 2020 K of C Newsletter

Brother Knights and Friends,
Attached is our O’Brien Council K of C newsletter for July, 2020. Some normalcy is returning and although we are still quite a ways from the light at the end of the tunnel, it is shining brighter. Your prayers, comments, fellowship and support are always appreciated.
God’s Blessings to all,
Anthony (Tony) Chirco
Your proud Editor

Please RSVP – A SAFE Gathering of our Council 3956 Family – Wednesday, June 17 at 6PM – Behind the Social Hall

Brother Knights and Ladies,

On Wednesday, June 17th, our Grand Knight is hosting a SAFE Gathering of our Council 3956 Family (yes, Ladies, we mean you too!) with some food, socializing and fraternity.

It will be held BEHIND the St. Pius X Social Hall (outside) starting at 6PM.


Please submit your RSVP by clicking on the link below:

We hope that you can join us!

P.S. – If you know of a candidate (and his lady) that is interested in joining our Council, please feel free to invite them to join us!