Monthly Archives: June 2011

Scoutmaster Minute (6/27/2011) – Setting Worthy Goals

There’s an old list that has been around quite a while. The percentage of Scouts who make Eagle changes periodically. The numbers listed in the story (below) were reported as accurate in 1998 and likely have changed since that time; however, I … Continue reading

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Troop Meeting Recap (6/27/2011)

Last night, our troop conducted its first Court of Honor.   A Court of Honor (COH) is an opportunity to formally recognize the advancement activity of each scout in the troop.  Some troops hold a COH as part of an annual … Continue reading

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Devotional – I will do my best…

I will do my best… These five words commit each scout to strive for excellence instead of settling for easy indifference.  What do I mean by that?  Sometimes it isn’t enough to merely do a job, when it should be … Continue reading

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Troop Meeting Recap (6/21/2011)

Getting ready for a Court of Honor (COH) and Summer Camp in one evening is a daunting task, but we tackled it last night! We awarded several rank patches in advance of the COH so that scouts could put them on … Continue reading

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