Daily Devotional

"A friend loves at all times..." - Proverbs 17:17a

Definition of True Friendship

What is your definition of true friendship?

Ralph Waldo Emerson said, “Happy is the house that shelters a friend,” and “A friend is a person with whom I may be sincere and before him I may think aloud. The only reward of virtue is virtue; the only way to have a friend is to be one.”

Walter Winchell defines a friend as “one who walks in when others walk out.”

Someone else has said a friend is “a man who laughs at your funny stories, even when they ain’t so good, and sympathizes with your misfortunes, even when they ain’t so bad.”

Do you have a friend?

Do you know true friendship?

Many, I’m sad to say, have to answer no. The good news is this: you can have a best friend forever. That friend is Jesus Christ. I encourage you to get to know Him. You’ll never be disappointed and He’ll always be there with you.

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