ST. JOHN'S LODGE # 4 A.F. & A.M.


Trestle Board


Brethren, all meetings have been cancelled per our Grand Master of Masons of NC. When it is safe again to have our meetings we will let you know. Stay home and stay safe. 


Dates of Importance: The 2020 NC Grand Lodge Cathey Scholarship is to be posted marked NO later than March 15, 2020. You an find it located on the Event calendars page. The 2020 10th Masonic District Scholarships is to be posted marked NO later than March 13, 2020. You can also find this Scholarship located on the Event Calendar page. 

Due notices have been mailed, please check your dues card if it doesn’t have 2020 on it you are delinquent.

About this Trestle Board 
The Trestle Board is a news letter sent out every quarter to all members in St. John's # 4 to keep them with up all the latest happens in the lodge. To save money we also email it out, so if you have a new email address or have recently changed you please forward it to Secretary Danny Davis or webmaster Lynn Hill, and they will add you to the email list a way to get the news to you a lot faster.

                                     SEPT BIRTHDAYS
                                             9/12 ~ Robert W.Knotts 
                                             9/15 ~ Samuel K. Rigsbee
                                             9/23 ~ Kermit Lynn Hill, Jr,
                                             9/24 ~ Christopher R. Rains
                                             9/29 ~ Gerald D. Harrison 
                                             9/30 ~ Walter H. Adams
Brothers, the dues cards are in the hands of the secretary and are available. Remember dues are due and payable prior to January 1, 2020. Dues for the year 2020 will now be $130.00. Living your life as a mason helps to keep masonry alive and well in the lodge, in the community and in our country where the qualities of masonry are so much in need.

You may pay your membership dues at anytime by clicking on the "Donate Button" on the bottom of each page. Once it carries you to our pay pal account, please enter the amount for your dues. Please remember when you are paying online to add a extra $4.00 to cover for transferring to our account from PayPal. Should you have any questions please contact Lynn Hill or Danny Davis.


Brethren please keep WB. Sterlin Gillikin, Jr. WB. Lynn Hill and. in your prayers. Both Brothers are home from the Hospital and are doing well. Also brethren Bro. Johnnie A.Smith III, is in the hospital and needs our prayers. Hope all is well and you and your families are safe. Please remember to check on all our elderly Brethren and their wife's. Please try to reduce catching the COVID-19 Virus by keep your hands washed and sanitized. Should you need help with any matter nothing to big or small please contact the Master Chris Raines or Secretary Danny Davis. Have a great week.  


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Would you like to send us a card, just want to drop us a line to say hello or you want more information about becoming a Mason. Our address is PO Box 1134, Kinston, NC 28503. To contact the Master of the lodge he is Chris Raines, Secretary Danny Davis 252-527-0831 or web master Lynn Hill.

To keep our costs of mailing newsletters as low as possible please send me your email address if you’re not getting an email copy of this newsletter. We will try to keep you informed of activities at the lodge and things relevant to masons in our lodge.

Once more if have a email address changes, please email Secretary Danny Davis @ and you will receive it faster.

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