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The Scoutmaster’s Corner: The Methods of Scouting – Advancement (Feb 2018)

The Scoutmaster's Corner: The Methods of Scouting -- Advancement (Feb 2018) Here at the beginning of the year is a great time to talk about Advancement. First, let me recap the methods of Scouting: Advancement, Ideals, Patrols, Outdoors, Adult association, Personal growth, Leadership development and the Uniform. Advancement has been of particular interest to me … Continue reading The Scoutmaster’s Corner: The Methods of Scouting – Advancement (Feb 2018)

The Scoutmaster’s Corner: Methods of Scouting – Association with Adults (Nov 2017)

I would like to share with you again about the Methods of Scouting. You may remember there are 8 "Methods" in Scouting. This is how we accomplish our goals. The methods are: The Ideals The Patrol Method The Outdoors Advancement Association with Adults Personal Growth Leadership Development Last month, I wrote about the uniform. This … Continue reading The Scoutmaster’s Corner: Methods of Scouting – Association with Adults (Nov 2017)

The Scoutmaster’s Corner: Reverence toward God (Jun 2017)

“A Scout is reverent toward God. He is faithful in his religious duties. He respects the beliefs of others.” ~ Boy Scout Handbook, 12th edition The last point of the Scout Law can really be said to have three parts. A Scout is reverent toward God. A Scout is faithful in his religious duties. A … Continue reading The Scoutmaster’s Corner: Reverence toward God (Jun 2017)