Scouts-L Mail Archive for September of 1999: Re: Council Communications - Back to Pro Bashing?
Re: Council Communications - Back to Pro Bashing?
Tue, 7 Sep 1999 20:00:02 EDT
In a message dated 9/7/99 12:59:18 PM !!!First Boot!!!, shoar@INFINET.COM
<< Question; What does scouting offer that makes it worthwhile to
maintain for future members? >>
1. If, and sadly this is a real IF sometimes, the Troop really lives by the
Law/Oath, a very highly developed moral individual of Character, Courage,
2. A respect for, and appreciation for nature.
3. A well-rounded individual, who has developed self-confidence in himself
through the leadership of office and contact with adults through the Merit
Unfortunately, I have seen too many troops that don't stress # 1, are weak
on # 2,
and sidestep the intentions of # 3.
Just my .02 cents worth...