Recently I’ve had a ton of people questioning me on “WHY I DO WHAT I DO”. The people who are often questioning are the same people who had a very tame/sheltered youth group experience. The hear the word “YOUTH PASTOR” and right away the stereotypes come to their minds;
- big kid
- don’t take life serious
- all the want to do is have FUN with kids
- lacks self initiative
- uses cool vocabulary…and of course eats only fast food and drives a mini van!
Here is the reality…here is a little glimpse into what I face on in a regular week: