scouts-l Mail Archive for March of 2000: OA Video
Donna Davis-Daisley (Star5Mom@AOL.COM
Thu Mar 30 2000 - 09:37:49 CST
Our troop uses the Order of the Arrow video "Scouting's Brotherhood of
Cheerful Service" for an introduction and general description of the Order
for new parents and Scouts. It has been valuable to us in explaining what the
Order is about - and for avoiding the "secret organization" premise, or
objections that it has religious components. It is also an excellent
short-history of the Order and its founders.
I don't have an order #, but the blurb on the back of the video case states:
"Scouting's Brotherhood of Cheerful Service is an introduction to the Order
of the Arrow, the exciting leadership, service and honor-camper progam of the
Boy Scouts of America. It provides an overview of how the Order of the Arrow
experience helps Scouting fulfill its promise to boys. --1996 Boy Scouts of
Ordering details should be available from your council office or OA Lodge.
Troop/Crew 128, Lake Orion, MI