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Chaplain's Reflections

All members of the Boy Scouts of America are expected to believe in God. How individuals choose to worship Him is to their own preference. At Troop 212 our objective is to offer some sign of reverence at every gathering and event. This may be a simple prayer, or at the discretion of the Chaplain's Aide a larger service. 

The name of the services provided during Scouting events should be clear — interfaith service, all-faiths service, or Scout’s Own service (but interfaith is the preferred term). It is important for everyone to understand that all our services are nonsectarian and, thus, all are invited. The terms nondenominational and interdenominational are often confused with but not the same as interfaith; rather, they are terms that typically denote forms of Christian worship.