Explain Words Of Promise
Posted On: 2019-03-28
PERSONNEL: Leader may be Cubmaster, Den Leader, or Den Chief, and Cub Scouts.
LEADER: Will all Cub Scouts please stand, give the Cub Scout sign and repeat the correct phrase of the Cub Scout Promise each time I pause in reading.
LEADER: I, (name) , promise... (pause)
CUB SCOUTS: I, (name) , promise...
LEADER: An assurance I make a pledge to do right, I keep before me, a bright shining light. (pause)
To do my best... (pause)
CUB SCOUTS: To do my best...
LEADER: I'll try my best to do it, though difficult it may be, and if I keep my promise, then folks will believe in me. (pause)
To do my duty to God...(pause)
CUB SCOUTS: To do my duty to God...
LEADER: To God the creator, the maker of all, if weakness o'ertakes us, on him we may call. (pause)
And my country... (pause)
CUB SCOUTS: And my country...
LEADER: A wonderful country, I'm sure you'll agree, so let's keep it always the land of the free.
To help other people... (pause)
CUB SCOUTS: To help other people.
LEADER: When I help other people I am being considerate of them and not just thinking about myself.
And to obey the Law of the Pack. (pause)
CUB SCOUTS: And to obey the Law of the Pack.
LEADER: A guide for each day, as we go on our way, a good one to know, as we follow and grow.
Leader then welcomes everyone to the Blue and Gold