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Conversation about "Streamlining the Ritual." Counter to the Dedicated Members for Change's opinion.

A Facebook conversation about a post by the Dedicated Members for Change.

There is so much more that could be discussed on this topic, but hopefully this will get a discussion from both sides going. 758 more words

Famous American Odd Fellows of the Mid-1800s Digital Painting

by Ainslie Heilich

Several months ago I was commissioned by Louie Blake Saile Sarmiento to create an image depicting a specific list of famous American Odd Fellows of the mid-1800s for his upcoming book on the Odd Fellows.   230 more words

I.O.O.F. Certificates: A Lost Art by Scott Robinson

I.O.O.F Certificates
A Lost Art

By Scott Robinson
Lewisburg, PA, Lodge No. 96

​The Independent Order of Odd Fellows is steeped in traditions and a rich history. 808 more words

Part II: Bro. Page of SC GUOOF Shares His Journey

Again FLT to Bro. Ainslie for allowing me the opportunity to ultimately get the word out about Oddfellowship as a whole! I joined the Grand United Order of Oddfellows for a multitude of reasons. 482 more words

Bro. Page of SC GUOOF Shares His Journey

(Editor’s note) To learn more about the Grand United Order of Odd Fellows please check out GUOOF.org and guoofamerica.com -Ainslie

When Bro. Ainslie asked me to post it came as an honor to be included amongst the rest of the great articles on the blog !!! 402 more words

Quote of the week: Week of May 15, 2017

Feet on ground

Heart in hand

Facing forward

Be yourself

—Jann Arden, lyrics from “Good Mother”


The Odd Fellows as a Business -by Scott Robinson

The Odd Fellows as a Business

As a new member to the Odd Fellows (February 2017), it never ceases to amaze me that when I talk to someone about the IOOF, I always hear, “wow, I didn’t know they are still around.” Believe me, I talk to a lot of people about the IOOF! 1,569 more words