Scout is Reverent - The
Protestant Relations Committee
Protestant Relations Committee is looking for individuals (Scouts, Scouters,
and Clergy) who would be interested in encouraging and deepening the faith life
of all our Scouts and Scouters. The
Protestant Relations Committee is charged with:
secure a Minister or Chaplain for Religious Services for Scouts and Scouters
when they camp as a Council or District at S-F Scout Ranch and Beaumont Scout
call forth and encourage Scouts to lead or assist in leading a Religious
Service on either the Council or District level. Scouts are encouraged to look at the “Scouts
Own” Religious Service as a model of a Religious Service that can be led by a
Scouts to enroll in a program of religious instruction that will result in the
attaining of the religious emblem for their position in Scouting.
more information on the Religious Emblems, please see P.R.A.Y. at http://www.praypub.org/main_frameset.htm
and encourage Pastors and laymen to promote and support the religious emblems
program in the units through the:
and Me program for Tiger Cubs
and Family program for Cub Scouts
and Church program for Boy Scouts
and Life program for Venturing and Exploring.
in securing a Chaplain for the Council Summer Camps.
all Churches with Scout units to hold a Scout Sunday observance during Scout
Anniversary Week in February.
Scouts and Scoutmasters to conduct their own worship services when no services
are available near their camping location.
ordained Clergy to serve as Chaplains for their units and to have Scout
requested, to provide assistance to potential chartered partners in the
organization of a new Scouting unit.
following are a list of the individuals who are on the Protestant Relations
Committee representing their various denominations. We are always looking to have more
denominations represented on the committee.
OF CHRIST SUBCOMMITTEE CHAIRMAN
METHODIST EPISCOPAL CHURCH (AME)
you are interested in joining the Protestant Relations Committee or if you
would like more information, please contact:
Committee on Scouting Co-Chairmen:
Or Protestant Committee Advisor: