Слайд 2 What are The Boys' Brigade doing today?The Boys' Brigade works with thousands of young people, many of whom have no other connection with the Church. Today they are working with over 60,000 children & young people in over 1500 groups in the UK & Republic of Ireland every week. The Boys' Brigade provides a balanced programme of activities for children and young people from 5 to 18 years old.
Слайд 3 Where have The Boys' Brigade come from?Sir William Alexander Smith (October 27, 1854 - May 10, 1914), the founder of the Boys' Brigade. The Boys' Brigade was founded in Glasgow, Scotland in 1883.
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Слайд 5 The Boys' Brigade provides a balanced programme of activities for children and young people from 5 to 18 years old.
Слайд 6 The Boys' Brigade work is split into age groups as follows: Anchor Section - for Boys aged 5 to 8 years. Junior Section - for Boys aged 8 to 11 years. Company Section - for Boys aged 11 to 15 years. Seniors - for young men aged 15 to 18 years. Volunteer - for young people aged 14 to 22 years
Слайд 7 Anchor Boys have lots of fun doing different activities which include making things, crafts, music, games, sports, stories going on visits, making friends, and working towards their badges. All of this is done as part of a balanced programme that is separated into 5 different zones . . . Body- fit for fun. Mind - think and do. Spirit - God and me. Community - me and my world. Creativity - make and do
Слайд 8 Juniors have fun! Their meetings are crammed full of challenges, games and activities, usually ones that they themselves have suggested. There are hundreds of activities catering for just about every possible interest. At the same time leaders try to encourage them to explore other new interests. There is loads of variety and little chance of becoming bored!
Слайд 9 Those in the Company Section take part in the Discover programme, that enables you to . . . Take part in a a fun, balanced and challenging programme. Be recognized for your effort and achievement. Build trusting relationships
Слайд 10 Projects are grouped into 3 programme zones Community. Life Skills. Recreation & Leisure
Слайд 11 BB provides opportunities for children and young people to:have funplay games and sportlearn new skillsfind out about the Christian Faithhave new experiencesgo on a residential (Camp or Holiday)engage with friends
Слайд 12 The Boys' Brigade’s Object"The advancement of Christ's kingdom among Boys and the promotion of habits of Obedience, Reverence, Discipline, Self-respect and all that tend towards a true Christian manliness."
Слайд 13 Motto & Emblem 'Sure & Steadfast'