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By Makenzie Wistisen
Mar 01, 2018

Program Feature Series: Nature and Environment

In this article we are featuring the program module for nature and environment from the Program Features for Troops, Teams and Crews Volume 3. (You can also read this article for more information on how to plan using the program resources.) Taking Care of Our Home “Few Americans spend more time in the outdoors than Scouts. Whenever you camp, […]

By Joyce Olesen
Dec 14, 2017

#LightTheWorld Day 14

Jesus taught: “For where your treasure is, there will your heart be also.”—Matthew 6:21 Let’s first and foremost understand that your treasure does not refer to gems and jewels, or silver and gold, not that Scouts have tons of it anyway.  Your treasure is that closest to your heart. It could be your family, your […]

By Community Submission
Dec 05, 2017

Bruce Alger, in Memoriam

Peter Alger, Bruce’s son, read this at his father’s memorial service, held last Thursday: My dad always liked to say, “Giving a talk in church is liking throwing up.  We feel kind of crappy before it happens, you feel crappy while it’s happening, but you feel fantastic once you’re done.” Something tells me that I still […]

By Tony Woodard
Oct 23, 2017

Visit Kandersteg International Scout Centre – Summer 2018

As with most great Scouting ideas, the idea to take a group of youth to Kandersteg International Scout Centre came out of a simple conversation between two Scouters.  It went Something like this: Scouter 1:  “Hey, Tony. When you were at the World Jamboree in Japan did you ever hear about Kande….” Me: “Kandersteg!? Yes, […]

By Darryl Alder
Oct 14, 2017

Where to Go Camping: Whitings Campground

Whitings Campground is one of those unexpected treasures, tucked just outside of town. In fact, it is just 3 miles east of Mapleton, up Maple Canyon Road. Because the roadway ends at the Left Fork Maple Canyon Trail there is limited traffic making this a quiet campsite for your troop or family.  My first experience at […]

By Darryl Alder
Sep 24, 2017

Take the HOV Lane—a Scouter’s Minute

Two weeks ago Elder Gary E. Stevenson addressed members from more than 200 stakes in the Utah South Regional Conference. The centerpiece of his message was that our journey in life is to develop Christlike attributes. He suggested that we work on three of those traits from Preach My Gospel  using the acronym HOV.  On a freeway, HOV stands […]

By Tyler North
Jul 02, 2017

Dejarlos Dirigir: Resolviendo Problemas

Una lección sobre la autosuficiencia de Ven, Sígueme explica: “La autosuficiencia incluye la capacidad de encontrar soluciones a nuestros propios problemas y desafíos. Muchas de estas soluciones se encuentran en el evangelio restaurado de Jesucristo. Nuestro Padre Celestial es consciente de los desafíos que enfrentamos. Nos ama y quiere ayudarnos.” Presidente Thomas S. Monson nos […]

By Tyler North
Jun 11, 2017

Dejarlos Dirigir: Fijando sus Metas

Fijando metas implica más que simplemente desear o soñar. Como el presidente Thomas S. Monson ha enseñado: “El sólo desearlo no lo hará realidad. El Señor espera nuestro razonamiento; nuestra acción; nuestro trabajo; nuestros testimonios; nuestra devoción” (“Al rescate”, Conferencia General Abril 2001). Prepararse Espiritualmente Las metas significativas y la planificación cuidadosa pueden ayudarnos a […]

By Tyler North
Jun 04, 2017

Dejarlos Dirigir: Comunicación Eficaz

Para hacer el trabajo que el Señor tiene para usted, usted necesita saber hablar, y aprender a reconocer qué mensajes envía con su lenguaje corporal y la inflexión de la voz. “Nuestro Padre Celestial nos ha dado un don inestimable en nuestra capacidad de comunicarnos unos con otros. Nuestras comunicaciones son el núcleo de nuestras […]

By Tyler North
May 28, 2017

Dejarlos Dirigir: Reflecciones principales

Tomar tiempo para reflexionar sobre las actividades ayuda a los jóvenes a sentir el espíritu, expresar sus sentimientos y encontrar sentido en las cosas que están experimentando. Elder Neal A. Maxwell enseñó: “Podemos entonces hacerlo. . . Lo que hizo Nefi al estudiar las escrituras, a saber, ‘comparar todas las Escrituras” con nosotros mismos (1 […]

By Tyler North
May 21, 2017

Dejarlos Dirigir: Hallando su Visión

Con el fin de alcanzar su potencial eterno y hacer el trabajo que el Señor tiene para usted, necesita tener una visión de su destino eterno y como se ve el éxito a los ojos del Señor. Tener esta visión es el primer paso para alcanzar sus metas y heredar la vida eterna. El Presidente […]

By Utah National Parks Council
May 09, 2017

Meet This Year’s Influential Women in Scouting

Mothers. Sisters. Daughters. Wives.  They all help us in our daily efforts. Even now, my mom’s there when things get rough, offering quiet, regular assistance with multiple aspects of my life. Don’t ever forget the roles of women in Scouting. If you think you earned your Eagle Scout Award on your own, think again.  This […]

By Darryl Alder
Feb 03, 2017

Scout Re-dedication for Anniversary Day

February 8th is Anniversary Day. You might find this special presentation of the Scout Law and Oath as a great ceremony for your Scout Meeting or use it at your next Scout banquet. It works well for all four groups in Scouting, I know, I have used it often. Equipment:  a small table, a simple […]