We are a resource for youth and adults who wish to know more about the religious emblems program, endorsed by the Lutheran Churches for members of Boy Scouts of America, Girl Scouts USA, American Heritage Girls, 4H and Camp Fire USA.
To equip Lutherans and other Christians to minister to young people, using the programs of our partner youth serving agencies.
That all young people and their families are exposed to Jesus Christ and have an opportunity to know him as Lord and Savior
The mission and visions statements were accepted by the NLAS Executive Board on October 12th, 2002
A short History of Scouting in the Lutheran Church and NLAS