Thursday, February 2, 2012

Five Traits of Christian Friends

Christian friends love sacrificially.
John 15:13 … Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends.

Christian friends accept unconditionally.
Proverbs 17:17 … A friend loveth at all times, and a brother is born for adversity.

Christian friends trust completely.
Proverbs 18:24 … A man that hath friends must shew himself friendly: and there is a friend that sticketh closer than a brother.

Christian friends keep healthy boundaries.
1 Corinthians 13:4 … Charity suffereth long, and is kind; charity envieth not; charity vaunteth not itself, is not puffed up,

Christian friends give mutual edification.
Proverbs 27:6 … Faithful are the wounds of a friend;

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~ For this is the message that ye heard from the beginning, that we should love one another. 1 John 3:11 ♥