Words Are Powerful

Watch the video below with a youth(s), then use the questions below to have a mentoring conversation with them.

  1. What is the song talking about?
  2. In what ways can negative words hurt you?
  3. Do you struggle with negative thoughts? (fear, self-doubt, worry, low self-esteem, etc.)
  4. Are you listening to negative words? From where? (social media, music, video, people, etc.)
  5. How can you fill your mind and heart with positive words and positive thoughts?
  6. What should you be saying to yourself about your hopes, dreams, and your future?  Are you saying these things?
  7. What should you be saying about yourself ? (who you are and how you are special.)  Are you saying these things?