Tag Archives: Christian Scouts

Oath: “Do my best” (even in adversity)

The BSA Scout Oath begins with these words “On my honor, I will do my best”. Our honor is largely based on whether we are consistent in our actions and can be depended upon to keep our commitments. If I break … Continue reading

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Boy Scouts’ Compromise Happened Long Ago

Boy Scouts’ Compromise Happened Long Ago. (LINK) Repost of an article (from a year ago) by another thoughtful blogger that was pivotal in changing the way I looked at BSA.  It’s not about membership issues for me — now or … Continue reading

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“Walk Worthy!” (Part Two)

In a previous article, we looked at how the phrase “Walk Worthy” applied to living out one’s ideals.  I think that the phrase also applies in a very meaningful way to our interpersonal relationships — not just how we behave … Continue reading

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Christian Youth Ministry “Versus” Interfaith Camping Programs?

When I first approached our current Chartering Organization about a scout troop, one of the issues I had to overcome was their position that “they already had a youth group serviced by a full time Youth Pastor” — so what … Continue reading

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Troop Meeting (04/01/2013)

Good Afternoon, Troop Families! Tomorrow night’s meeting will cover two primary topics:  wrapping up Scholarship Merit Badge signoffs (bring your documents and written report), and introduction of Citizenship in the Nation (requirements 1 and 2). Citizenship in the Nation is … Continue reading

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