Tuesday, May 18, 2010

The Definition of Friendship

☛ "A friend loves at all times, and a brother is born for adversity" (Proverbs 17:17).
☛ "A man of many companions may come to ruin, but there is a friend who sticks closer than a brother" (Proverbs 18:24).
☛ "Wounds from a friend can be trusted, but an enemy multiplies kisses" (Proverbs 27:6).
☛ "As iron sharpens iron, so one man sharpens another" (Proverbs 27:17).
☛ "Can two walk together, except they be agreed?" (Amos 3:3 KJV). Friends are of like mind.
☛ "Greater love has no one than this, than to lay down one’s life for his friends." (John 15:13). Now, that is true friendship!

How to be a Good Friend

To have good friends you must be a good friend. Here are some of the ways good friends treat each other:
Good friends listen to each other.
Good friends don't put each other down or hurt each others feelings.
Good friends try to understand each others feelings and moods.
Good friends help each other solve problems.
Good friends give each other compliments.
Good friends can disagree without hurting each other.
Good friends are dependable.
Good friends respect each other.
Good friends are trustworthy.
Good friends give each other room to change.
Good friends care about each other.

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