Monthly Archives: November 2007

The Point is…

I received a comment re: You are who you are…An Anonymous reader says:“dude, Your analogy does not work at all on Sean, rewrite it for Vic the Dog Killer. THAT guy was bad and hanging with creeps. We don’t know … Continue reading

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You are who you are…

But how do you get there?Have you ever heard the term “Guilt by association”? In short it means you become like those you hang with. Or you shape yourself by the values and virtues that those around you live. The … Continue reading

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A Game of Character

This Saturday perhaps the very best game of the year will be televised.As you all know I am a huge Football fan. And I love to use analogies using sports to relate back to Scouting.So this weekend is the absolute … Continue reading

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and on the heals of….

My last post regarding Eagle Scouts. Tonight I had the pleasure of sitting and having three Scoutmaster Conferences.The first two were young men that are completing the Arrow of Light. They came to our Troop meeting tonight to ask for … Continue reading

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Aims, Methods, and Eagles…

I recently had a discussion with another Scouter that boasted about the amount of Eagle Scouts their Troop had produced. I could not help but think… great but are they really Eagle Scouts?Well then I started to feel bad, what … Continue reading

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A great time to serve

Yesterday I spent 6 hours with 5 Scouts at the Portland International Airport. Horizon Airlines sent a plea for help during what was to be a pretty busy day at PDX with all the holiday travelers heading home.Horizon Airlines wanted … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving 2007

Wishing you all a Happy Thanksgiving! Today, spend time with those you appreciate and love.Today, give thanks for all you have, our harvest has been bountiful.Today, give thanks for those have cleared the trail and set an easier path for … Continue reading

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