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Chaplains Aid

Job Description:
The chaplain aide works with the troop chaplain to meet the religious needs of Scouts in the troop. He also works to promote the religious emblems program.
Reports to: The Assistant Senior Patrol Leader
Librarian duties:
·         Assists the troop chaplain with religious services at troop activities.
·         Tells the Scouts about the religious emblem program for their faith.
·         Makes sure religious holidays are considered during troop program planning.
·         Helps plan for religious observance in troop activities.
·         Set a good example.
·         Attends at least 2/3 of the monthly events during his service period.
·         Wear the Scout Uniform correctly.
·         Live by the Scout Oath and Law.
·         Show Scout spirit.


Expectations of the Chaplain Aide
  • Will conduct a Sunday morning worship services at campouts
  • Will consist of at least a prayer and 2 songs
  • Will lead a prayer before each dinner
  • Will lead a prayer before any special meals or events
  • Maintains the Troop Clothing recycling
  • Maintains the Troop Lost and found and donates clothing
  • Provides Tax receipts for donated clothing.
  • Encourage scouts to participate earn their appropriate religious emblems (Presentation to scouts)


Sample Interfaith Prayers and Benedictions

Troop Worship Opportunities

Scouts Own Service