Tag Archives: Gordon B. Hinckley

By Maria Milligan
Jan 01, 2017

A Scout is Cheerful–12 Days of A Scout Christmas

Traditionally, the 12 Days of Christmas start on Christmas Day and last until the evening of January 5th – also known as Twelfth Night. The 12 Days have been celebrated in Europe since before the middle ages and were a time of celebration. It has been our custom at The Boy Scout to post a Scouter’s […]

By Utah National Parks Council
Dec 17, 2013

Twelve Days of Christmas: Day 8 – A Scout is Courteous

The fifth attribute in the Scout Law is to be courteous. A Scout is courteous. He is gracious. He is respectful. He is considerate. The refiner’s fire. President Gordon B. Hinckley gave this advice: It is amazing what courtesy will accomplish. It is tragic what a lack of courtesy can bring. We see it every […]

By Utah National Parks Council
Oct 17, 2013

Silver Beaver: Gerald Hinckley

Gerald Hinckley, Lindon-UT Jerry has a legacy of Scouting. His ancestor, Bryant Hinckley, brought the Boy Scouts and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints together 100 years ago. Jerry himself has been involved in Scouting for more than 30 years. He spends much of his free time involved in other community and church […]

By Utah National Parks Council
Sep 24, 2013

The Power of Scouting

President Thomas S. Monson “Impossible to measure is the great good which has come from this organization during the past century. … I believe in Scouting. I believe in the goals of the organization. I believe in the power of Scouting to bless and enrich lives for good.”  [1]   President Gordon B. Hinckley I love […]