Faith in Action is one of the Arrow of Light CORE Adventure Requirements. In the current Webelos Cub Scout program, it is similar to requirement 8 for the Webelos badge.
For this adventure, Webelos either earn the religious emblem of their faith or create and carry out a plan to strengthen their own beliefs.
The requirement for this adventure are shown below. Upon completion of this adventure, Webelos will receive a pin.
Arrow of Light Adventure Requirements: Faith in Action
Do either requirement 1 OR requirement 2:
- Earn the religious emblem of your faith for Webelos Scouts, if you have not already done so.
- Do requirement 2a and any two from 2b–2e:
- With your religious leader, parent, or guardian, discuss and make a plan to do two things you think will help you get closer to God. Do these things for a month.
- Create an activity to share with your family that shows what character-building traits your religious beliefs have in common with the Scout Oath and Scout Law.
- For at least a month, pray or reverently meditate each day as taught by your family or faith group.
- Read at least two accounts of people in history who have done their duty to God. (This can include family members and ancestors.) List their names and how they showed their duty to God.
- Under the direction of your religious leader, parent, or guardian, do an act of service for someone in your family, neighborhood, or religious community. Talk about your service with your family and your Webelos den leader. Tell your family, den, or den leader how it made you feel.