Welcome to Troop 2193 The purpose of Boy Scout Troop 2193 is to foster the highest standards of integrity, character, and spirituality for young men in the Christian Community, facilitated through outdoor skills development as established by the National Council of the Boy Scouts of America. NEW SCOUTS: The following link below will take you to Assistant Scoutmaster Sam Young's blog to keep you in touch with the very latest information direct towards you and your parents! https://t2193morphingscouts.files.wordpress.com/ Chartered at Cokes Chapel UMC 4096 Lower Fayetteville Road Sharpsburg, Georgia 30277 Troop meetings are every Thursday at 7:00pm at the Fellowship Hall & Pavilion Contact: Jim McCarthy, Charter Representative at eaglescoutmccarthy@ earthlink.net
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11_4_19 rev10 bylaws edited 11-4-19
Troop 2193 Welcome to Scouting Pamphlet link is below…just click to download.
Boy Scouts is an outdoor program designed to develop character, citizenship, leadership, and fitness for young men ages 11 through 17. Scouting helps a boy develop into a well-rounded young man. The Eagle Scout Rank, the highest rank in Scouting, is recognized around the world as a mark of excellence.
Boy Scouts can take part in many camping opportunities within their troop, at the Flint River Council’s Gerald I Lawhorn Scouting Base, or at one of the Boy Scouts of America’s National High Adventure Bases. In Boy Scouts, youth take responsibility for the activities of the troop. By planning and organizing activities, they develop teamwork and learn to lead as well as follow. After Boy Scouts, many young men can transition into the Venturing program or become a volunteer leader in their Boy Scout Troop. Come become part of the history of Scouting!
Overview The Boy Scouts of America provides the nation's foremost youth program of character development and values-based leadership training, which helps young people be; Prepared For Life. The Scouting organization is composed of nearly 2.5 million youth members between the ages of 7 and 21 and approximately 960,000 volunteers in local councils throughout the United States and its territories. Value Scouting provides unique, life-changing experiences youth can't get anywhere else. Mission The mission of the Boy Scouts of America is to prepare young people to make ethical and moral choices over their lifetimes by instilling in them the values of the Scout Oath and Scout Law. Vision The Boy Scouts of America will prepare every eligible youth in America to become a responsible, participating citizen and leader who is guided by the Scout Oath and Law. Scout Oath On my honor I will do my best to do my duty to God and my country and to obey the Scout Law; to help other people at all times; to keep myself physically strong, mentally awake, and morally straight. Scout Law A Scout is trustworthy, loyal, helpful, friendly, courteous, kind, obedient, cheerful, thrifty, brave, clean, and reverent. Link to the BSA National Website