Troop Chaplain Aide

The Troop Chaplain Aide is appointed by the Scoutmaster on the recommendation of the SPL

The Troop Chaplain Aide is responsible for:

  • meeting regularly with the troop’s Chaplain,
  • assisting the troop’s Chaplain or, in his absence, planning and conducting non-denominational religious services at troop meetings and activities,
  • promoting and informing scouts about the religious emblem programs of their faith and how to earn them,
  • encouraging troop members to live up to the ideals of the scout oath, law, slogan, motto and the outdoor code, and
  • helping to ensure that religious holidays and observances are considered in the troop program.