Job or Ministry?

Is it a Job or a Ministry?

Some people have a job in the church.

Others get involved in a ministry.

 

What’s The Difference?

 

If you’re doing it because no one else will, it’s a job.

If you’re doing it to serve the Lord, it’s a ministry.

 

If you’ll do it so long as it doesn’t interfere with other activities it’s a job.

If you’re committed to staying with it even when it means letting go of other things, it’s a ministry.

 

If you quit because no one praised or thanked you, it was a job.

If you stayed with it even though no one seems to notice, it’s a ministry.

 

It is hard to get excited about a job.

It is almost impossible not to be excited about a ministry.

 

If your concern is “success”, it’s a job.

If your concern is “faithfulness”, it’s a ministry.

 

An average church is filled with people doing jobs.

A great church is filled with people who are involved in ministries!