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'Frogs' by Ray Cates

In the mountains near Cherokee North Carolina my god are there frogs.  Sunset was alive with hoppy motion. As a boy there, 6 decades ago, they squashed underfoot as we walked.  367 more words

Muslim Girl Scout Troop coming to your town soon

Can you imagine if we set up a Christian Girl Scout Troop? If we had a special celebration when they took their first Communion complete with a special patch? 362 more words

Islam

Girl Scouts: A Family Tradition

Girl Scouting is a time-honored tradition in many families and Linda Scaggs’ family is no different.

This summer, Scaggs and her two daughters, Katie, a 10-year-old Girl Scout Junior, and Elizabeth, a 7-year-old Girl Scout Brownie, made the trek from Southern Maryland to Chicago to visit Scaggs’ parents, Elaine and Walter J. 517 more words

Girl Scouts

Green Hill Good News, September 2016

DOES PRAYER CHANGE THINGS?

They say that prayer changes things, but does it REALLY change anything? Oh yes! It really does!

Does prayer change your present situation or sudden circumstances? 1,074 more words

Green Hill

skipping scout family

These are the things a newly minted Eagle Scout can get his parents to do….skip back to their seats after presenting him with his award.  Today was Owen’s Eagle Scout ceremony….such a proud moment for us all.   50 more words

Owen

August 1916

Once again it’s time to round up the major headlines of this month from 100 years ago. While the real Battle of the Somme continued to rage, audiences in Britain went to theaters to experience it on the screen. 282 more words

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Why Scouting is Important

Just last year, I became an Eagle Scout. For those of you who don’t know, Eagle is the highest rank a boy scout can achieve. This is a huge achievement for any boy, and not an easy goal to achieve. 869 more words