scouts-l Mail Archive for November of 1999: Re: Can we help too much?
Ted Holz (UncleTed@TWCNY.RR.COM
Sun Nov 28 1999 - 06:48:40 CST
Tom Sullivan wrote:
> I take a hard line that the scout should do all the arranging while
> some of the ASMs for the newer scouts suggest if we don't help them
> then they may leave the troop.
The tired old adage of "Never do anything for a Scout that he can do for
himself" is just as valid today as when it was first written. It's up
to your youth leadership to teach the new Scouts what their level of
responsibility is. Keep doing what you are doing.