Girl Scout/Camp Fire - I Live My Faith Religious Recognition

Eligibility

  • Junior level 9-11 year old Girl Scouts and/or Camp Fire Members, Grades 4-6.

Purpose

  • The I Live My Faith Program is designed to help Girl Scouts and Camp Fire members, appreciate more deeply the place that God and religion occupy in their daily life.

Requirements

  • Each Girl Scout and/or Camp Fire Member should have their own program book and a Children's bible.

Program Completion

  • When all steps of the book have been completed the application should be sent to the:

Catholic Youth and Young Adult Ministry 
Committee on Scouting and Camp Fire
P.O. Box 32180
Oklahoma City, OK 73123

  •  It will then be submitted to the Diocesan Chaplain for final approval.

Presentation

  • The emblem may be presented at a parish ceremony

  • Ideally, the youth will receive an invitation to be presented a certificate from Archbishop Beltran at the annual Youth Recognition Ceremony held in the Archdiocese each year.

Scout's Role

  • Actively work on the activities with their parents or guardians help.

  • Keep the Religious recognitions Counselor informed of her progress.

Parent's Role

  • Actively work on the activities with their child.  The participant may need your help with Bible readings and getting information. 

Suggested Time Requirements

  • Takes 3 - 6 months to complete.

Steps - There are three chapters with six steps within each chapter

  • Chapter 1 - STRETCHING:  Growing in the Christian life.

  • Chapter 2 - SEEKING:  Seeking the meanings of believing, hoping and caring.

  • Chapter 3 - FINDING:  Finding peace by committing myself to Jesus, with the help of the Holy Spirit.