Contenders Goal and Verse
To become a competent, skilled young man who is not only willing, but able, to take a stand for Jesus, and defend his faith.
To have a teachable spirit so that I may master the different crafts and skills which will enable me to become a complete, capable, well-balanced Christian young man.
Stand therefore, having your loins girt about with truth, and having on the breastplate of righteousness; and your feet shod with the preparation of the gospel of peace; above all, taking the shield of faith, wherewith ye shall be able to quench all the fiery darts of the wicked,” —Ephesians 6:14-16.
Teach me, Lord Jesus, each day to become wise and proper in every way so that with Your help I will finish the course You have set before me.
I love the fact that it is distinctly Christian. We love the character books! We are working on contentment right now. The badges are geared toward things that my daughter doesn't get exposed to. For example, dollmaking isn't a common activity. Keepers helps to get back to a less processed time.