By Utah National Parks Council
Aug 01, 2013

Alpine 8th Ward: How Cool is Scouting, or The Awesomeness of Scouting

Jesse Armitage, Michael Spencer, Garrett Vance, Aaron Miller, Camden Fry, Nathan Shattuck, Cameron Miller, David Hatch – Eight Young Men in the Alpine 8th Ward who together worked on their Communications Merit Badge got together to write a blog article. They came up with the title, and each contributed the reasons they think Scouting is so cool.

1- Going camping with all your buddies.

2- Building friendships.

Alpine 8th Ward Scouts, Varsity, and Venturers working on Communications Merit Badge

Alpine 8th Ward Scouts, Varsity, and Venturers working on Communications Merit Badge

3- The desserts are great.

4- Getting your Eagle Scout is great for your life.

5- Sense of Accomplishment.

6- We go on fun adventures.

7- We learn helpful skills.

8- We become a better neighbor or citizen.

9- I learn obediance and prepare for a full time mission.

10- We come to Scouts because our mom’s want us to.

11- We become the men we want to be.

12- We feel the Spirit of the Lord around the campfire.

These are the things that we came up with. Why do you think Scouting is cool?

Authors: Jesse Armitage, Michael Spencer, Garrett Vance, Aaron Miller, Camden Fry, Nathan Shattuck, Cameron Miller, David Hatch – 8 Young Men in the Alpine 8th Ward who together worked on their Communications Merit Badge and wrote this blog.

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