Mission: And Jesus increased in wisdom and stature and favor with God & man. (Luke 2:52)
Purpose & Vision: We are soaring to higher plains… like eagles.
( Is. 40:31)
I. Objectives of Pathfindering
a. The Pathfinder Club will encourage its members to belong to the church, confess their christian faith and take an active part in fellowship, worship, outreach and service.
b. The Pathfinder Club will involve its members as full partners in all aspects of the church’s ministry to its members, to the community and to the world.
c. The Pathfinder Club will challenge its members in mission and ministry of Christ through the church so that God’s Word becomes meaningful and fruitful in their lives.
II. Purpose of Pathfindering
a. Lead its members into a growing, redemptive relationship with God.
b. Build its members into responsible, mature individuals.
c. Involve its members in active selfless service.
Pathfinder Pledge and Law:
By the grace of God, I will be pure, and kind, and true. I will keep the Pathfinder Law. I will be a servant of God and a friend to man.
The Law is for me to:
Keep the morning watch
Do my honest part
Care for my body,
Keep a level eye
Be courteous and obedient
Walk softly in the sanctuary,
Keep a song in my heart,
Go on God's errand.
Pledge to the Christian Flag:
I pledge Allegiance to the Christian Flag and to the Savior for whose kingdom it stands, one brotherhood uniting all mankind in service and love.
Pledge to the Bible:
I pledge to the Bible God's Holy word, and will take it as a lamp unto my feet, a light unto my path, and hide it's words in my heart that I may not sin against God.
The Advent Message to all the world in this generation
The love of Christ constrains us all
Oh, we are the Pathfinder Strong,
The servants of God are we
Faithful as we march along,
In kindness, truth, and purity
A Message to tell to the world
A truth that will set us free!
King Jesus the Savior's coming back
For you, and me!
REI -- Outdoor Gear for Camping, Backpacking, and more. The REI Outlet often offers reduced prices on quality late-model gear. REI even has a program that loans TENTS to organizations for FREE (well, nearly so). Contact your local branch for more information.
Campmor -- Your quickest link to the out of doors, with bargain priced outdoor gear. A great place to get clearance priced merchandise.
GORP -- A huge mega-site dedicated to connecting you with your favorite outdoor pursuits.
Discoverorchids.com -- A Orchid merchant in Florida is also a Pathfinder and offers inexpensive bulk orchid purchases for Pathfinder groups.
Books / Newsletters
Pathfinder Pathways -- The Georgia-Cumberland Conference posts a monthly newsletter devoted to Pathfinder Staff Leadership. It is a newsletter well worth subscribing to!
Adventsource.org -- The official NAD Pathfinder Ministries merchant. All the Pathfinder Staff Manuals, Instructor Guides, AY Honor Manual and Answer Guides, Knot Video, and much more are available for sale here.
Half.com -- Once you know which book you wish to order, visit here to see if there is a new or barely used book at a fraction of the cost you would pay locally.
Amazon.com -- Once you know which book you wish to order, visit here to see if there is a new or barely used book at a fraction of the cost you would pay locally.
Alldirect.com -- A great place to get Christian bulk supply books
Pathfinder Uniforms -- The official NAD Pathfinder Ministries merchant. They have the official sashes, scarves, shirts, pants, and other Pathfinder apparel.
Pathfinder T-shirts -- A Florida based company dedicated to serving Pathfinders, Adventurers, and SDA Youth groups though inexpensive quality shirts, hats, and other gear. They also have a great fundraiser program that allows you to sell quality Christian logo T-shirts for a profit.
WimberlyWolfe.com-- Pathfinder trading pins and printing needs