Monthly Archives: May 2009

Eatin’ Good Out in the Woods

As you know, or may not know… much of our camping experiences seem to hover around when the next meal is.   We set camp… have a Cracker Barrel. We wake up… Breakfast. We do an activity until… lunch. We … Continue reading

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It sells itself

Last night I was asked to speak at a local Cub Scout Packs meeting/ recruiting event.  It was fun to go hang out with the Cub Scouts a bit, but even more fun to see the young faces of Scouting’s … Continue reading

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What’s in a name?

A couple weeks ago while at Camporee a group of Scout leaders and I had a discussion regarding discipline in their units.  I had mentioned that our three goals for Camporee this year were to 1. Have Fun, 2.  Drink lots of … Continue reading

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Memorial Day 2009

Today is Memorial Day! On this Memorial day I would like to share with you a speech.   This speech was delivered by MG (Ret) Robert H. Scales at Gettysburg on Memorial Day 2007. I present this to you as … Continue reading

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A short Video to say thanks

Tomorrow is Memorial Day. A day to say Thanks to all of those men and women that selflessly serve our Nation. Thursday evening the Scouts of Troop 664 joined the rest of the Thunderbird District at Willamette National Cemetery to … Continue reading

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To be so Honored

In my life time, I have had the opportunity to be honored for many achievements.  Not tooting my horn, but it is fair to say that in 21 years in the Army and many years a Scouter, accolades and recognition … Continue reading

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Pride and Community

Ok… so based on the title.. where is he going with this?  Pride in the Community?  Pride for ones Community?  Proud to be a part of the Community? None of the above.  Or all of the above. This week is … Continue reading

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