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Friendships

Originally posted in August of 2014… Being a friend means listening…just listening. Being a friend means putting the needs of others before your own. Being a friend means making time to be together. Friends can share thoughts…thoughts about dreams and … Continue reading

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Friendship

Jesus tells us in the Gospel of John that we are His friends.  Friends take care of each other, they are loyal, respectful, trustworthy and they support each other through difficult times.  Friendship is a two-way street…sometimes you are giving … Continue reading

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What A Friend

What a friend we have in Jesus.  He has done more for us than anyone ever could…He reconciled us to God.  Here is a hand clapping, foot stomping song of praise and thanksgiving for our Friend, Jesus.  Amen. What A … Continue reading

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Self-Awareness

This is defined as knowledge of one’s own feelings, motives and desires.  If we are able to understand more about ourselves, we can become more confident in our values and purpose.  Being more self-aware will also improve our relationships and … Continue reading

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Friendship

A relationship in which both individuals are equally nourished by their time together.  We all have different types of relationships.  A true friendship is one where both people care for and provide for each other.  Who are your true friends?  … Continue reading

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Friends

Often times, not always, these are the people who are more like our brothers and sisters than the ones in our family.  There is trust, honesty, a sharing of experiences, giving as often as receiving and love.  Some friends are … Continue reading

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We Are Not Alone

Not only is God with us each day and everywhere we go, He has also put other people in our lives.  Think about the people in your life.  I read this morning about three types of relationships…people we minister to … Continue reading

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Fellowship

Friendship…companionship…togetherness…mutual support…shared interests.  A coming together and spending time together, that is what I think of when I think about fellowship.  It is encouraging to come together and be able to openly discuss issues and topics while setting aside judgement … Continue reading

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Community

I am late in posting today because I went out for breakfast with two men who are my closest friends in the world.  Our time together on life’s journey began 30 years ago this fall when we all lived together … Continue reading

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Highs And Lows

Our journey is filled with these…moments where things are good, we are strong, confident, faithful and filled with hope and joy – Highs.  We also have moments of fear, concern, sadness that are filled with despair – Lows.  Every life … Continue reading

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