Category Archives: friendship

April 5th-we should look for someone to bless, even anonymously, beyond their ability to bless us in return.

2 Samuel 9: 3The king said, “Is there not yet anyone of the house of Saul to whom I may show the kindness of God?” And Ziba said to the king, “There is still a son of Jonathan who is … Continue reading

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March 30th- Isn’t time we cultivate such a relationship as this?

March 30th 1 Samuel 23: 15Now David became aware that Saul had come out to seek his life while David was in the wilderness of Ziph at Horesh. 16And Jonathan, Saul’s son, arose and went to David at Horesh, and … Continue reading

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December 15th-Paul’s words serve to keep the peace among friends and even family who are now divided by their faith.

Hebrews 13: 1Let love of the brethren continue. Paul encourages the Hebrews to love one another, which , on the surface seems like a typical phrase seen elsewhere in the Word. But, looking a bit deeper, he is talking to … Continue reading

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November 27th-After the point of conversion in a person’s life, a great journey begins; but this journey is not meant to be taken alone.

Galatians 6:9 Let us not lose heart in doing good, for in due time we will reap if we do not grow weary. 10So then, while we have opportunity, let us do good to all people, and especially to those … Continue reading

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November 8th- simply telling our own story of what Jesus has done in our lives, as Paul has done

Acts 28: 22“But we desire to hear from you what your views are; for concerning this sect, it is known to us that it is spoken against everywhere.”23When they had set a day for Paul, they came to him at … Continue reading

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November 3rd-Emulating Paul’s way of meeting people at the level of their need is a great goal for us all.

Acts 17: 22So Paul stood in the midst of the Areopagus and said, “Men of Athens, I observe that you are very religious in all respects. 23“For while I was passing through and examining the objects of your worship, I … Continue reading

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September 20th-is this true again today? Those around us, do they know who He is? Why not?

Matthew 21: 10When He had entered Jerusalem, all the city was stirred, saying, “Who is this?” 11And the crowds were saying, “This is the prophet Jesus, from Nazareth in Galilee.” Even after the miracles, teaching and preaching, the people, in … Continue reading

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