Tag Archives: reading

By Advancement News
Jul 22, 2017

Summer Adventures Don’t Have to Break the Bank

I’m sorry if your troop or pack won’t be going to summer camp this summer. I truly am. But that doesn’t mean that you won’t be able to keep the OUTING in SCOUTING. Let’s use the summer time to plan events that will interest and excite the boys. Wait… wasn’t that Baden-Powell’s original idea. How […]

By Paul Tikalsky
Mar 03, 2017

How Seven Merit Badges Prepare Future Missionaries

The end of high school often marks a drastic transition for LDS boys. After tricky tests and part-time employment, the boy accepts his biggest job yet, working for God himself as a missionary.   Some parents may question: “Is my boy really ready? Has he been adequately prepared?” While I can’t answer that for you, I […]