The United Methodist Church has a rich history of sponsorship and support of the BSA because many of our churches have found Scouting to be a successful way to reach and minister to community youth and families.
People of faith, mentoring children of promise. Over 2.5 million children nationwide face a 70% probability of following their parent(s) to prison at some point. Get involved, help lower that chance and enrich these children's lives.
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Boy Scouts of America Resolution on Adult Leader Standards
The Bishop’s Award of Excellence is established for the purpose of recognizing congregations and units within the United Methodist Church that extend their ministry to children and youth by creating a faith based environment for children, youth, their families and their leaders to participate in civic youth-serving agencies.