Monthly Archives: June 2008

Developing the Patrol at Camp.

The Patrol method is at the foundation of Scouting. It is through the Patrol method that execute everything else in attaining the three Aims of Scouting; Character Development, Citizenship, and Physical fitness.The Patrol method is practiced in the outdoors and … Continue reading

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It’s all about the Journey

Often times we get so wrapped up in the where we are going that we forget about how we are getting there.We make plans for sending our kids to college, we forget about their high school life.We plan for jobs … Continue reading

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Is the Price Right?

“You can buy people’s time; you can buy their physical presence at a given place; you can even buy a measured number of their skilled muscular motions per hour. But you can not buy enthusiasm…you cannot buy loyalty…you cannot buy … Continue reading

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Celebrating, Sportsmanship… and class

As most of the world knows the Boston Celtics won their 17th NBA Championship last night.The Celtics surely wanted to win the game more than the Lakers as the game was a blow out.The played with skill and precision coming … Continue reading

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Still Proud and not afraid to talk about it!

Yet another Ordeal Weekend has come and gone. No matter how many times I go, no matter how much I work with the Scouts of our Order of the Arrow Chapter, no matter what, they [the Scouts of the Order … Continue reading

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Risk Management – Show #14

In light of recent events that have rocked, once again, the Scouting community. Show #14 of my podcast is dedicated to Risk Management.Risk Management is a process during the planning and preparation phase of any activity that must be done. … Continue reading

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Thoughts and Prayer

Our thoughts and Prayers go out to our fellow Scouts and their families from the Mid America Council that were killed in a Tornado accident at the Little Sioux Scout Ranch yesterday. Our hearts mourn for you loss. God Bless. … Continue reading

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