the bowline knot

The Boy Scouts of America teaches boys to tie knots, and so do I.

parts of a bight of rope

After I have learned the ropes part by part, I can answer the all important question, "Is it a knot, or is it not?"

a scout saluting and giving the scout sign in turn

I make planning scout meetings fast and effective so I can focus on what matters most.

a flag waving in the air in silhouette

How to conduct a flag ceremony in Boy Scouts.

an axe with a saw laid across it to form an X shape

My notes on how I created the wrong campsite and had scouts review it

Protect myself by making a habit of awareness and a discipline against trust

Increasing security by removing features—it is a poor excuse for lack of law enforcement.