Congratulations to Jim Dinsmore who was presented the national United Methodist Men’s “Cross and Flame” award, recognizing his service to children and youth through The United Methodist Church and the Boy Scouts of America. Jim is an active mem
ber of Hyde Park, and currently Scoutmaster for Hyde Park-sponsored Boy Scout Troop 22.
The award was presented during the 9:30 worship service on Sunday, by Andy Mayts, President of Gulf Ridge Council, George McGovern, Council Scout Executive, Jay Gadsby, Troop Committee Chairman (and 2010 Cross & Flame recipient), and Paul Karstendiek, GCUMM Scout Ministry Specialist. Members of Troop 22 also served as ushers for Scout Sunday.