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Meaning of the Pathfinder Emblem

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  • Red (Sacrifice)
    a. Reminds us of Christ. “For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believes in him should not perish, but have everlasting life.” (John 3:16)
    b. “Present your bodies a living sacrifice, holy, acceptable unto God” (Rom. 12: 1).
  • Three sides
    a. Completeness of the Trinity — Father, Son, Holy Spirit.
    b. Tripod of education:
    Mental Crafts and Honors
    Physical Campouts, work bee, health focus
    Spiritual Outreach and personal spiritual development
  • Gold (Excellence)
    a. “I counsel thee to buy of me gold tried in the fire, that thou mayest be rich” (Rev. 3:18).
    b. Standard of measurement. The Pathfinder Club has high standards to help build strong character for the kingdom of heaven.
  • Shield (Protection)
    a. In the Scripture God is often called the shield of His people.(Protection) “Fear not … I am thy shield” (Gen. 15:1)
    b. “Above all, taking the shield of faith, wherewith ye shall be able to quench all the fiery darts of the wicked.” (Eph. 6:16)
  • White (Purity)
    a. “He that overcometh, the same shall be clothed in white raiment” (Rev. 3:5).
    b. We desire to have the purity and righteousness of Christ’s life in our lives.
  • Blue (Loyalty)
    a. It is the purpose of the Pathfinder Club to help teach us to be loyal to:
    Our God in heaven.
    Our parents
    Our church
    b. Loyalty is defined as a reflection of the character of our True Master Guide.
  • Sword (Bible)
    a. The sword is used in warfare. A battle is always won by offense. We are in a battle against sin, and our weapon is the Word of God.
    b. The sword of the Spirit is the Word of God. (see Eph. 6:17)
  • Inverted Triangle
    a. The inverted order of importance Jesus taught which is contrary to that taught by the world.
    b. Sacrificing of one’s self by placing the needs of others ahead of our own.
  • Pathfinder Club
    a. The Pathfinder Club is one of the organizations of the world youth ministry of the Seventh-day Adventist Church.

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Pathfinder Aim and Motto
Pathfinder Pledge and Law