Re: OA Meaning
Bruce E. Cobern (bec@NYC.PIPELINE.COM)
Tue, 25 Jun 1996 18:57:39 GMT
On Jun 25, 1996 10:15:00, '"Jim Miller Sr." <jjmsr@LSFCU.ORG>' wrote:
>It sounds like it could be very useful however for calming the fears of
>parents regarding this "cult" their sons have been invited to join.
As I recall my discussions with at least one national committee member
prior to the start of this project, PARENTS were one of the PRIMARY target
audiences, specifically to debunk some of the myths that surround the
For years my chapter has been holding a meeting for candidates and their
parents shortly before the Ordeal weekend. While the candidates are in the
room we answer questions circumspectly. When the candidates are out of the
room we are very open with what we tell the parents about the weekend.
I intend to encourage the use of this videotape (once I've seen it an
procured a copy) at that meeting. Also, potentially, at a District
Committee meeting and/or Roundtable.
Bruce E. Cobern
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City