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8 Noteworthy Tweets About Christian Alternative to Boy Scouts

By    |   Monday, 26 Oct 2015 09:09 PM

The Boy Scouts are one of the most recognizable youth groups in the United States. People may know children who have been involved or parents who have participated, including themselves. Regardless of the connection, the Boy Scouts are a quintessentially American group that has flourished since the organization’s beginning.

According to the Boy Scouts, the organization “provides a program for young people that builds character, trains them in the responsibilities of participating citizenship, and develops personal fitness.”

However, recently, a slew of bad press has hit the Boy Scouts. The news has revolved around sexual abuse cases with troop leaders and the decision to allow gay children and troopleaders to join their ranks. As one would expect, this has sparked outrage from a great number of people.

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Some of these angered people have been moved enough to created their own alternative to the Boy Scouts that focuses more on Christian values. Online, Twitter has been influential in shaping the opinion of the public on this matter.

Here are 12 noteworthy tweets about Christian alternatives to the Boy Scouts.

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The Boy Scouts of America are one of the most recognizable youth groups in the U.S., but its decision to allow gays in their ranks has sparked public outrage. Many Christians have since taken to Twitter to denounce the Boy Scouts and promote Christian alternatives to the Boy Scouts.
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