Friendship

What does it take to be a real friend?

February 22, 2020

Speak wisely to your friend.  Say the right words, at the right time.

"Ointment and perfume rejoice the heart: so doth the sweetness of a man's friend by hearty counsel."

Proverbs 27:9

February 21, 2020

To have friends, guard your heart, and your words.

"He that loveth pureness of heart, for the grace of his lips the king shall be his friend."

Proverbs 22:11

February 20, 2020

Love God, and then people—do not love this world's system, it denies and hates Him.

"Ye adulterers and adulteresses, know ye not that the friendship of the world is enmity with God? whosoever, therefore, will be a friend of the world is the enemy of God."

James 4:4

February 19, 2020

We need to investigate our own motives for our friendships with others.

"Many will entreat the favor of the prince: and every man is a friend to him that giveth gifts."

Proverbs 19:6

February 18, 2020

We are, “Rejoicing with rejoicing people, weeping with weeping people” (Robertson).

"Rejoice with them that do rejoice, and weep with them that weep."

Romans 12:15

February 17, 2020

We are, “Rejoicing with rejoicing people, weeping with weeping people” (Robertson).

"Rejoice with them that do rejoice, and weep with them that weep."

Romans 12:15

February 16, 2020

We are, “Rejoicing with rejoicing people, weeping with weeping people” (Robertson).

"Rejoice with them that do rejoice, and weep with them that weep."

Romans 12:15

February 15, 2020

Is it obvious to others that you know God because you love them?

"Beloved, let us love one another: for love is of God, and every one that loveth is born of God and knoweth God.  He that loveth not knoweth not God; for God is love."

1 John 4:7-8

February 14, 2020

Is it obvious to others that you know God because you love them?

"Beloved, let us love one another: for love is of God, and every one that loveth is born of God and knoweth God.  He that loveth not knoweth not God; for God is love."

1 John 4:7-8

February 13, 2020

A good friend also needs to have good manners, considering the feelings of his friend.

"He that blesseth his friend with a loud voice, rising early in the morning, it shall be counted a curse to him."

Proverbs 27:14