Category: Friendship

Great Friends

Friends are the people we truly know. We laugh with them, cry with them and we trust them. They know our hurts and see the parts of us that are far from pretty and they stick with us. That’s the kind of friend I’m talking about here. I have a few friends like this and more »

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What Does A Friend Do?

Sitting in a ball, not making eye contact with anyone, only the carpet – it’s safe to say I was a fairly distracted teenager. Debris of the constant construction and deconstruction going on in my mind was showing on the outside. I wasn’t very good at hiding it. I was in a crisis about definitions more »

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Paul’s Friendship

I love to sit down with my friends and talk about what has been going on in our lives. Whether I haven’t seen them in years or I saw them yesterday, our reunion normally goes something like this: hug, small talk a little, dive into all the details of life occurrences since we last saw more »

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Friends Don’t Let Friends Drown

I stood in the foyer of my church and spotted a girl about my age weighted down with a back pack. Sweetly the Lord prompted me, “Go be her friend.”I don’t make friends easily. In my introverted state, I struggle to make the necessary small talk to even begin a friendship. Sometimes I can’t even more »

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She Was Sovereignly Placed In My Life For A Reason

Lately, I have had several conversations over meals and coffee with friends about the importance of friends. I will be completely honest and say that I have never had difficulty making new friends. However, with that being said, it wasn’t until the past few years after leaving high school that I realized getting along with more »

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A Friend Does This Well..

This past week, I was able to spend an extended amount of time with a friend that I have walked through many seasons of life with. Having spent some time visiting Steph, I’m really thoughtful about friendships in general. As I think about my friendships with Steph and others these verses continue to come to more »

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