Site Map Home

New Discovery Rangers Handbook

Discovery Rangers HandbookAn all-new Discovery Rangers Handbook is now available through Gospel Publishing House.  This new handbook includes all the latest program updates and enhancements to the Royal Rangers ministry.  A number of important updates are included which you will certainly want to be aware of, such as:

  • New Member Requirements – formerly referred to as “recruit” requirements, these requirements define the entry point for new boys joining the program
  • A presentation of the “seven experiences of Royal Rangers” – Connect, Do, Grow, Learn, Belong, Lead, and Serve
  • Updates to the advancement trail, including a new style of Bible merits and all-new Bronze Buffalo awards
  • Uniform information
  • Leadership positions and duties
  • Patrol of Excellence criteria
  • An overview of the path to Christlike manhood reflected on our Bible merits and other materials
  • Material on physical health and fitness
  • Plus a whole lot more!

Also included in this handbook is a new advancement logbook section to enable a boy to track his advancement progress right in his handbook, without the need for a separate logbook.

New handbooks for Adventure and Expedition Rangers are also in development and will be available summer 2012.

The Discovery Rangers Handbook is available now through Gospel Publishing House at or by calling 800-641-4310.  Ask for item #020615.  Charter discounts apply, and bulk pricing is also available.