1 Samuel 18:1-5; 20:41-42; 23:16-18 Friends always protect, always trust, always hope, always persevere.
Genesis 13:1-13, 14:13-16 Friends always protect, always trust, always hope, always persevere.
Proverbs 17:17; Ruth 1:6-18 (NRSV) Friends are patient, friends are kind. Friends do not envy, friends do not boast, friends are not proud. Friends do not dishonor friends, friends are not self-seeking, friends are not easily angered, friends keep no record of wrongs. Friends do not delight in evil but rejoice with the truth. Friends […]
There are times when all hands are needed. Now is that time. Romans 16:1-16
What makes a really good friend, the best of friends? Ecclesiastes 4:9-12; 1 Kings 19:19-21; 2 Kings 2:6-15
Do we have the courage to act, to confront our own complacency, and to demonstrate to others the Good News of Jesus Christ? Can we be bold? Acts 4:13-31; 2 Thessalonians 2:13-17
Jesus has called us to action. Make disciples, feed the hungry, witness to the Good News, and clothe the naked. We are to act, in the name of Christ and by the power of the Holy Spirit. This is love. Acts 2:36-3:10; 1 Corinthians 13:4-7
We know that the best lies ahead. Romans 8:18-23; 2 Corinthians 5:14-21; Galatians 6:11-15
A new covenant, written on our hearts, not on stone tablets. Jeremiah 31:31-; 1 Corinthians 11:23-26; Ephesians 2:14-22
Who are you? Who are we?… our new identity in Christ. John 10:14-15; Ephesians 4:17-24; Colossians 3:5-14, 1 Peter 2:9-10