New! Passover patches shipping March 31

New patches released by the National Jewish Committee on Scouting will build interest over the next ten-year span at Passover time. The Passover central patch is a beautiful decagram with space for ten rockers. This year’s initial rocker is “Blood,”  the first of the Ten Plagues that struck Egypt just prior to the Exodus. (Click […]

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Parsha Tsav: Feeling the power of the fire

Dear Scouts, In Parsha Tsav this week, we learn more about the korbanot (offerings) and the services performed by the priests in the Mishkan (Tablernacle). The instructions to the Kohanim include what they are to wear when performing the holy services in the Mishkan, keeping the three holy fires burning on the Altar, and the […]

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Parsha Terumah: Giving according to our abilities

February is Inclusion Month for people with disabilities, a project of Yachad, the National Jewish Council for Disabilities. So this week we honor those Scouts and leaders whose troops welcome Scouts who are “differently abled” than others. Dear Scouts, In Parsha Terumah (portion) we learn God’s instructions for the building of the Mishkan (Tabernacle) and […]

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