Who We Are

The International Order of The King’s Daughters and Sons (IOKDS) is an interdenominational, intergenerational Christian service organization.  At the international and local levels, we strive to serve all ages and circumstances of need.

Membership

We welcome new members to join us in service to others. To learn more, email our International Headquarters in Chautauqua, New York: headquarters@iokds.org.  For Circle or Branch membership opportunities, see iokds.org/contact/ KDS on the map.

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Health Careers Scholarship Program
Message from a Health Careers Scholarship Recipient
October 27, 2020

In 2017, I met a wonderful physician during my mother’s many stays at the hospital. She was gentle, kind and wicked smart.  Most importantly, this doctor practiced from the heart. She took the time to explain every treatment, its importance, and the next steps.

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Devotions
Hold Fast to Hope
October 24, 2020

In our present COVID life, we need to hold fast to our confession and to our hope.  We have the opportunity to be a voice of hope to those around us.

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Conference 2020
Meet the 2020 - 2021 Officers
June 29, 2020

With the cancellation of the IOKDS Conference 2020 due to COVID-19, the question of how to replace those officers whose terms were ending was forefront. As you know, our bylaws state that the members at the annual conference elect the officers.   With guidance of the International Parliamentarian, Phoebe McLelland, and under the authority of Robert’s Rules of Order, the following steps were taken.

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Vacation in Chautauqua
Clergy Renewal Week
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Internships
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