Top 7 Bible Verses To Give To A Friend

Here are seven Bible verses that you can give to a friend. John 15:12-13 “This is my commandment, that you love one another as I have loved you. Greater love has no one than this, that someone lay down his life for his friends.” Is there any greater love than a love willing to lay down a life for their friends? Now, think of this; “God shows his love for us in that while we were still sinners, Christ died for us” (Rom 5:8) and “while we were enemies we were reconciled to God by the death of his … [Read more...]

A Sunday School Lesson On Friendship

Here is a Sunday school lesson or Bible study lesson about friendship in the Bible.A Godly Friendship There is nothing better than having a best friend, next to having a saving relationship with Christ of course, but we need friends and they need us. We’re made for relationship and when your best friend is a Christian, it can hardly get much better. Your friends will go out of their way for you (1st Sam 18:1-5). A friend loves you regardless (Prov 17:17) and loves you enough to tell you the … [Read more...]

Top 7 Bible Verses About Friends and Friendship

If it’s one thing the majority of people I know would agree upon it’s this: friends are needed. They may disagree on political topics, argue about the nature of man, and vehemently defend opposite religious positions, but these same people will for the most part unanimously agree that everyone needs friends. Loneliness was never part of God’s plan, which was the whole reason He created Eve for Adam (and vice versa). Those who do not seem to have friends and who are isolated are often people who s … [Read more...]

What Does The Bible Say About Friendship?

Does the Bible have a lot to say about friendship? If so, what can we learn from Scripture about friendship? Souls Knitted Together The Bible has a lot to say about friendship. One of my favorite descriptions of friendship is the friendship that was between David and Jonathan where it was written “As soon as he had finished speaking to Saul, the soul of Jonathan was knit to the soul of David, and Jonathan loved him as his own soul” (1 Sam 18:1). The Hebrew word used for “knit” is “qashar” and m … [Read more...]

Top 7 Bible Verses About Friendship

Friendship is one of the most precious things a Christian can have in their life.  What are some of the greatest Bible verses on friendship?Friendship Some of my own church members are closer to me than my biological brothers and sisters.   That is because we have the same Father!  Part of being in the Body of Christ is that we have friends who are also our brothers and sisters in Christ and we need one another. Just read Romans 12 and 1 Corinthians to see why I say that.  I covet the love, … [Read more...]

What Does The Bible Say About Friendship? A Christian Study

Friends are so important but godly friends are even more precious to the believer.  What does the Bible say about friendship?David and Jonathan’s Friendship David and Jonathan, King Saul’s son, were about as good and close of a friend to one another that is humanly possible.  First Samuel 18:1-3 put it like this,“the soul of Jonathan was knit to the soul of David, and Jonathan loved him as his own soul [and] Jonathan made a covenant with David, because he loved him as his own soul.”  W … [Read more...]