Categories of Honours

Snapshot

We offer a huge number of honours and more become available each year.  To simplify things, there are nine (9) categories of honours.  Each category covers a broad topic and has its own distinctive background colour for its honour patches.  A summary is as follows:

 

We acknowledge the General Conference of Seventh Day Adventists (SDA) and the North American Division of SDA as the source of the following.  Please Read on.

ADRA category (A NEW CATEGORY FOR THE SPD)

Patch Background: Dark Blue 

This Example: Community Services 

Other examples:
Community Assessment; Crisis Intervention; Disaster Response; Hunger Relief; Refugee Settlement; Rural Development; Tutoring; Urban Development.

ARTS CRAFTS AND HOBBIES category

Patch Background: Light blue

This Example: Sculpturing Honour 

Other examples:
Aeroplane (Airplane) Modelling; Braiding; Cake Decorating; Candle Making; Ceramics; Coins (Currency); Counted Cross-Stitch; Crocheting;  

Drawing and Painting; Model Rocketry; Music and many more.......

HEALTH AND SCIENCE category

Patch Background: Purple

This Example: Health and Healing 

Other examples:
Blood and the Body's Defences; Bones, Muscles, and Movement; Brain and Behaviour; Child Care (Babysitting); Chemistry; Digestion; First Aid: Home Nursing; Physics and more.......

HOUSEHOLD ARTS category

Patch Background: Yellow 

This Example:  Laundering honour 

Other examples:
Baking; Cooking; Dressmaking;  Housekeeping; Laundering; Nutrition; Sewing  and more .........

NATURE category

Patch Background: White

This Example: Moths & Butterflies 

Other examples:
Amphibians; Birds; Cacti; Dogs; Ecology; Fishes; Geology; Grasses; Mammals; Poultry; Rocks and Minerals;  Shells; Stars;  Trees; Weather and many more.

OUTDOOR INDUSTRIES category

Patch Background: Brown 

This Example: Beekeeping

Other examples:
Agriculture; Cattle Husbandry; Dairying; Flower Culture; Fruit Growing; Gardening; Goat Husbandry; Horse Husbandry; Poultry Raising and more.......

OUTREACH MINISTRIES category

Patch Background: Dark blue 

This Example: Christian Storytelling

Other examples:
Bible Marking;  Christian Citizenship; Christian Grooming and Manners; Family Life; Junior Youth Leadership; Language Study; Personal Evangelism; Puppetry; Stewardship and many more.......

RECREATION category

Patch Background: Dark Green

This Example: Cycling

Other examples:
Abseiling;  Archery; Campcraft; Canoeing;  Hiking; Knot Tying; Kites; Lifesaving; Physical Fitness; Rock Climbing; Sailing; Snorkelling (Skin Diving); Water Skiing; Wilderness Living and many more.......

VOCATIONAL category

Patch Background: Red 

This Example: Small Engines

Other examples:
Automobile Mechanics; Bible Evangelism; Bookkeeping; Carpentry; Computer; Electricity; Journalism; Radio; Video; Welding; Woodworking and more.......