Local Scout receives God and Life Award
HOLLIDAYSBURG — Allegheny Lutheran Social Ministries has announced that Aaron Saylor, an Eagle Scout from Scout Troop 49, has been presented the God and Life award by the Rev. Ralph Hamer, director of pastoral care and congregational relations.
Saylor is a member of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Duncansville and completed his studies for this award under the direction of Rev. Hamer and his home pastor, Rev. Jamie Olson.
To become eligible for receiving the award, Saylor had to complete a course comprised of lectures, book work and a project, which lasted for five months.
The award was presented to Saylor during Troop 49’s February Court of Honor ceremony. Troop 49 is sponsored by Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church and is comprised of Scouts of many denominations.