Texan Mason


A Millennial in the Quarries, Yelling into the Void


Tag: Blue


  1. Elevator Speeches

    There will come a time when you need to explain what the heck Masonry is. Sometimes, you won’t have very long. It’s best to come up with an "elevator speech" for those occasions. My answer is a little dramatic: The world is an awful place, and…

    Freemason, Free, Mason, Masonry, Craft, Blue, Lodge, Elevator, Speech, Quick, Explanation

  2. Funding a Lodge from the Ground Up - V∴I∴ Jason Mitchell

    This was all originally written by V∴I∴ Brother Jason Mitchell in the comments of this post. All I’ve done is format it for easier sharing - many thanks to Brother Mitchell for writing this in the first place. Funding a Lodge/Organization is something that is important…

    Freemason, Free, Mason, Masonry, Craft, Blue, Lodge, Bodies, Finances, Starting, Group, Funding, Jason Mitchell

  3. Sixth Podcast Episode

    I’m actually not sure that I posted the fifth episode of the podcast here. Not a huge deal since that’s an automatic deal! Here is the sixth episode. On this week’s fireside chat, Brothers Rhit Moore, Grant Gates, and Gabriel Jagush are joined by…

    Freemason, Free, Mason, Masonry, Craft, Blue, Lodge, Podcast, Fort, Worth, 148

  4. Handley Lodge Captures the Travel Gavel

    Where the magic happens: Last night was pretty great! Fort Worth Lodge had its stated meeting night, and I was pleasantly surprised to see so many visitors - at first only minorly so, then majorly so. I shared the elevator with three or four brothers from Handley Lodge on the…

    Freemason, Free, Mason, Masonry, Craft, Blue, Lodge, Handley, Travel, Gavel, Fraternity, Competition

  5. Fourth Podcast Episode

    Please join us this week in our fireside chat as we talk about what it means to walk and act as a Mason. What’s the deal with charity? How to you make sure that you’re still in touch with your morals? How do we apply the…

    Freemason, Free, Mason, Masonry, Craft, Blue, Lodge, Podcast, Fort, Worth, 148

  6. Third Podcast Episode

    Third podcast episode is up! Super late on the draw on actually updating my site. It’s been kind of hectic - recent change of employment. Brothers Rhit Moore, Grant Gates, and Gabriel Jagush get to talking about what it means to provide value to a lodge. Are you…

    Freemason, Free, Mason, Masonry, Craft, Blue, Lodge, Podcast, Fort, Worth, 148

  7. Second Podcast Episode

    Second episode is up! It’s a triple-threat this week at the Fort Worth 148 Podcast as Brothers Rhit Moore, Grant Gates, and Gabriel Jagush talk about guarding the West Gate. It’s not fun to say, but masonry isn’t for everyone. How do you best…

    Freemason, Free, Mason, Masonry, Craft, Blue, Lodge, Podcast, Fort, Worth, 148

  8. The Quest for Judas Maccabeus

    Founder of the Order of Judas Maccabeus, Brother Herman Sarachan: My latest obsession is one that I’ve touched on before in the article I shared by R∴W∴ Raymond Beardsley. For those of you that have not yet heard of the Order of Judas Maccabeus, it was an…

    Freemason, Free, Mason, Masonry, Craft, Blue, Lodge, York, Rite, Jewish, Knights, Knight, Templar, Alternative, Judas, Maccabeus, Judah, Maccabee

  9. First Podcast Episode

    Well then, here we go. Jumping into the deep end with my lodge brother, Rhit Moore. We have decided to revive the Fort Worth 148 Podcast. Let’s see how this goes! Our goal is to do good work, spread news for the Craft, and get nerdy as hell…

    Freemason, Free, Mason, Masonry, Craft, Blue, Lodge, Podcast, Fort, Worth, 148

  10. The Traveling Gavel

    The Grand Lodge of Texas (AF&AM) 64th District Traveling Gavel: Tonight we had the privilege of visiting Handley Lodge. It was a pretty great experience! They had, up to this point, been the holders of the GLoTX 64th District Traveling Gavel. This was a program that was originally…

    Freemason, Free, Mason, Masonry, Craft, Blue, Lodge