February 2021 Knight of Columbus 7079 Newsletter Knight of the Month - January John Gehlsen Knight of the month for January was John Gehlsen. John has been a Knight since September of 2008, since joining 7079 John has been an active member of the council. He is also a member of the 4^th^ Degree Assembly here in Rapid City. Johnny has held various officer positions including: Deputy Grand Knight, Grand Knight, and currently is a Trustee.
Memorial For Unborn Children In July 2013, the Knights created a memorial for the unborn in the prayer garden of Our Lady of the Black Hills. \ Bricks are available to inscribe and place in the garden. Please fill out the sumbission form and return to a Knight. Click the link to download a submission form. Brick Form \ A big thank you to all those who were involved in creating such a beautiful prayer garden!
Join the Knights for the 3rd Annual Handlebars & Hot Rods Fun Run Saturday June 1, 2019. Starting from Black Hills Harley Davidson Registration - 9 AM - Rolling at 10 $20 per vehicle, $10 per each additional passenger (to win prizes) Route: 134 miles Black Hills Harley -> Knuckle Saloon, Sturgis -> VFW, Deadwood -> Cheyenne Crossing, Spearfish Canyon -> Neighbors Grub & Pub in Summerset $1000+ in Door Prizes!
View the Our Lady Help of Persecuted Christians at OLBH. The 2018-2019 Marian Prayer Program presents the 18th Marian image sponsored by the Knights of Columbus, this time of Our Lady Help of Persecuted Christians. Each Knights of Columbus jurisdiction receives several Marian images, which serve as the centerpieces for prayer services conducted in churches and council meeting places throughout the Order for the duration of the initiative. Since its inception in 1979, the Knights of Columbus Marian Prayer Program has held more than 166,900 local council and parish prayer services with some 20 million participants.
Join us for an evening of prayer on December 7th at OLBH. The Holy Family Prayer Program is the 17th Mariam Prayer Program sponsored by the Knights of Columbus, beginning with the first program honoring Mary under her title of Our Lady of Guadalupe in 1979. These Order wide programs of Marian Prayer have gathered more than 16 million people in prayer servers all over the world. This years program began August 4th at the 133rd Knights of Columbus Supreme Convention.