Monthly Archives: October 2011

Devotional – “Obey the Scout Law…”

The Scout Oath consists of three parts:  Duty to God; Duty to Others and Duty to Self.  The phrase “obey the scout law” follows “duty to country” and precedes “help other people at all times”.  While the positioning of the … Continue reading

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Practice Eagle Board of Review (10/25/2011)

Last night, several of our leaders and scouts participated in an inter-troop event.  This event was hosted by Troop 777 of Montville, NJ and was designed to offer tips and advice to Life scouts who are working on becoming recognized … Continue reading

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Devotional – “Help other people at all times…”

Part of the Scout Oath says that we’ll help other people at all times. At its’ face value this is very simple and easy to understand. Helping other people at all times is the basis for our Scout Slogan – … Continue reading

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Sandy Hook National Park 10/21 to 10/22

The troop took four dads and 15 scouts to Sandy Hook National Park on Friday afternoon.  We camped near Horseshoe Cove on the Bay-Side of the park at campsite #2.  There were two other scout units camping at the park … Continue reading

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Columbus Day Campout at FBC

On Sunday, October 9th, several members of our troop gathered at our Chartering Organization – First Baptist Church (FBC) of Hackensack.  We attended the evening worship service and then held a campout in the Gym! One of our younger scouts … Continue reading

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Scoutmaster Minute: Translating goals into valuable actions

Who enjoys scouting?  Can I see a show of hands? That’s great! Scouting is supposed to be fun.  It’s also designed to teach us some stuff along the way, too.  The aims of scouting are expressed in three areas: Character … Continue reading

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