Must a Scout Believe in God to do His Duty?

The Boy Scouts of America expects every member to have a belief in God. The Guide to Advancement 2015 states in the section Religious Principles (5.0.5.0) "From time to time, issues related to advancement call for an...

Advancement Updates and Why the Loops, Badges, and Pins Matter

Growing up with brothers meant spending a lot of time at Cub Scout pack meetings and courts of honor. I watched my brothers get belt loops, rank advancements, arrow points, and merit badges. As...