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Planning a Scout Sunday. Involve the Scouts. Opening, Flags, Closing Flags Greeters: Even Cubs and Brownies Ushers: With help Acolytes, Liturgists, etc. Children's Sermon: Scouts show & tell? Sermon: Scout, guest, or leader?. Set the date. Have Scout Sunday every year

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involve the scouts
Involve the Scouts
  • Opening, Flags, Closing Flags
  • Greeters: Even Cubs and Brownies
  • Ushers: With help
  • Acolytes, Liturgists, etc.
  • Children's Sermon: Scouts show & tell?
  • Sermon: Scout, guest, or leader?
set the date
Set the date
  • Have Scout Sunday every year
  • BSA Anniversary 1st week in February
  • Not on a Communion Sunday.
  • Set least 3-6 months in advance
  • Check church calendar.
  • Use Whatever date works for you.
  • The important thing is to have it.
awards celebrate unsung heroes
Awards: Celebrate Unsung Heroes
  • Adult Cross and Flame Awards
  • Youth Good Samaritan Awards
  • PRAY Awards
  • You can re-present an award
involve everyone
Involve everyone
  • Pastors, United Methodist Men
  • All Troops, Packs, Crews, etc.
  • Scouts who meet outside the church
  • Acknowledge Eagles, Gold Awards
  • Special talents: Music, singing, etc.
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Plan
  • Youth Led: Not about adults.
  • Youth led planning too
  • Start early (3-6 month ahead)
  • Script out everything
  • Bulletins, hymns, readings, flags
  • Displays? Slide shows?
refreshments
Refreshments
  • Let the Scouts prepare?
  • Dutch ovens?
  • Sell Girl Scout Cookies? Boy Scout Popcorn? Candy Bars? Etc.?
  • Tie in Scouting for Food?
the day of the service
The Day of the Service
  • Welcome everyone
  • Ask: Who was a Scout, leader, etc.?
  • Scouts sit together up front if possible
  • Scouts & Leaders in uniform if possible
  • Recruiting opportunity
  • Practice, practice, practice
  • Make it FUN! Keep it moving!
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Youth Agency Programs
  • Each has strengths
  • Every community is different
  • Expand opportunities
  • Find the best ones for you→
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Three keys

Planning

Make it FUN and FAST

Youth led

…no really, Youth Led→

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General Commission

on United Methodist Men

For Awards, Contact:

Marc Stowe

www.umscouting.com

[email protected]

615-620-7262

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