Monthly Archives: April 2011

The 4 C’s of Leadership

There are many attributes that are common to all that lead.  Business leaders,  Military leaders,Pastors,  Scout Leaders.. you get the point. Of those attributes there are 4 that all leaders need to have to be effective in their leading toward … Continue reading

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I Believe

Yesterday I received an email from a fellow named Thom in PA.  I won’t post his email here, but the jest of it was that he challenged the idea that the Boy Scouts of America should be inclusive of all … Continue reading

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Day 73 or 74?

Well I have officially lost count on the #100daysofscouting blog count.  I have been trying to get a good blog post daily, but we all know how that goes.  Life gets in the way and there is always a lot … Continue reading

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Emergency Preparedness

The BSA has a very good Emergency Preparedness program.  It encourages our Scouts and Adults alike to plan and prepare for an emergency.  You can read more about it at One of the important aspects of the Emergency preparedness … Continue reading

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Meet him where he is…

What do you do when you have Scouts that do want to advance in rank?  What about not wanting to go to Summer camp?  What do you do when they just show up and hang out? These are age old … Continue reading

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A Scout is Reverent SMMPodcast #83

In this show we explore ways that we can encourage our Scouts to find their faith.  A Scout is Reverent, so how do we help them practice it? In this show we also start our new segment Blog Roll! This … Continue reading

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I started a new segment on the Podcast this week.. Its called BLOG ROLL! This weeks featured blog is Scouting in the Great Outdoors By Scouter 945.  You can about it in Show #83 coming out tomorrow. I am following this … Continue reading

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