Be An Unconditional Friend

Leon Fontaine Devoted

Friends love through all kinds of weather. Proverbs 17:17 (MSG) We can tend to want to find great friends who will meet our needs, but friendship is really about doing life together. It’s about sharing in the good times and helping each other through difficult seasons. Here is what Proverbs has to say about being there for our friends: 1. Have an undying loyalty to your true friends. Proverbs 27:10 (NLT) says Never abandon a friend—either yours or your father’s. …

Strong And Interdependent

Leon Fontaine Devoted

Again, if two lie down together, they will keep warm; But how can one be warm alone? Ecclesiastes 4:11 (NKJV) In Ecclesiastes 4:11 we see a powerful principle of friendship at work. Two people who are cold share the warmth they have and it increases. We could also say that when two friends who are feeling down share the joy and gratitude they have, they come away from the interaction smiling. God did not design us to be independent. Many …

Develop Your Friendship With Jesus

Leon Fontaine Devoted

Greater love has no one than this, than to lay down one’s life for his friends. John 15:13 (NKJV) There is no greater expression of love than to be willing to give your life for someone. Imagine that a close member of your family is pulled into a river’s undertow. At the last second, when all hope seems lost, a man jumps into the raging river and saves your family member, only to lose his own life in the process. …