The Power Of “Yes”

When I tell people what I do for a living (I work in Youth and Worship Ministry) I typically get one of two responses. Most of the time when I answer, “I work in Youth Ministry at a church,” the person I’m talking to, with slight panic in their eyes, seeks to hide any alcohol they have on them and begins speaking with careful grammar. I don’t mean that they just stop cussing, but they actually start speaking with better annunciation and vocabulary. It’s a really funny thing to witness. The second response is an immediate look of pity. This tells me if the person I am speaking to has also worked in Youth Ministry. After receiving a heartfelt hug, I really enjoy communicating how I feel about ministry to students. Continue reading “The Power Of “Yes””