God-friendship is for God-worshipers; They are the ones he confides in. Do a favor and win a friend forever; nothing can untie that bond. When you find a friend, don’t outwear your welcome; show up at all hours and he’ll soon get fed up. Laugh with your happy friends […]
This is the very best way to love. Put your life on the line for your friends. If you wake your friend in the early morning by shouting “Rise and shine!” It will sound to him more like a curse than a blessing. God spoke with Moses face-to-face, […]
The fundamental fact of existence is that this trust in God, this faith, is the firm foundation under everything that makes life worth living. It’s our handle on what we can’t see. The act of faith is what distinguished our ancestors, set them above the crowd. Hebrews 11:1
We continue to shout our praise even when we’re hemmed in with troubles, because we know how troubles can develop passionate patience in us, and how that patience in turn forges the tempered steel of virtue, keeping us alert for whatever God will do next. In alert expectancy […]
FRIENDSHIP CAN BE PAINFUL This isn’t the neighborhood bully mocking me–I could take that. This isn’t a foreign devil spitting invective–I could tune that out. It’s you! We grew up together! You! My best friend! Those long hours of leisure as we walked arm in arm. Psalms 55:12-14 FRIENDS […]
Proverbs 18:24 Even a man who has many companions can be destroyed. But there is a friend who sticks closer than a brother. I am a friend of God: It is unlike any other friendship I have ever been in. I trust Him completely and I know no […]
Mental wellness comes from being around spiritually healthy people. Recovery is about learning from each other, encouraging each other and challenging each other to be all that God is calling us to be as individuals and as a group.