Monthly Archives: July 2012

Leadership – What Is It?

Tonight, while we’re painting the classroom, I would like our scouts to think about leadership. We’ll have a five question survey to complete before everyone heads home.  It asks the following questions: Name five people that you consider to be … Continue reading

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A Little More Work…..

Scouts:  please come Monday evening prepared to finish up the final classroom (the one we worked on last week).  We have to finish some trim work, provide a second coat on the walls and clean up the floor of any/all … Continue reading

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Originally posted on Bryan on Scouting:
What is an “Eagle Scout”? The question seems deceptively simple. I mean, we know an Eagle Scout when we meet one. But coming up with an eloquent way to define Scouting’s highest honor is…

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Churches’ scout troops teach children & youth value of service – Florida Baptist Witness

Here’s a link to a nice article about how local churches are leveraging the scouting program to benefit young men and their local communities through service efforts: [Link] Churches’ scout troops teach children & youth value of service – Florida … Continue reading

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Service Project – Painting Classrooms (#101)

Last night, instead of our planned merit badge workshop, we dedicated ourselves to painting another classroom.  This one will take a bit of extra work since there are many windows, exposed pipes and tight corners demanding brush work and multiple … Continue reading

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Devotional – Summing Up the Attributes of Godly Men

Over the past several months, we’ve examined a list of attributes taken from the Bible to describe a godly man. We’ve examined several of these qualities in detail: the need to be well rounded (growing in maturity); above reproach, morally … Continue reading

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Service Project – Painting Classrooms

Troop 113 was asked to paint two classrooms at Hackensack Christian School.  Despite short notice, several families showed up to clean, prep and paint.  One room was completed this afternoon, and another is waiting to be started. Since we’ve gotten … Continue reading

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