Friends With God

Friendship in the Pit

A friend loves at all times, and a brother is born for adversity. -- Proverbs 17:17"I am in there again," I told my friend. "The pit." A time when no one can cheer you up and you wonder if there ever was or is a God. Have you ever had such times? Discouragement can be...

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The Lonely American

I hesitated before opening the cafeteria door. I already knew what I would find inside. Two tables would be full of other Americans. They would be laughing and joking and having a wonderful time. Then there would be a couple of other tables full of German and Austrian...

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The Friendship Plant

You cant buy friendshipIn a bargain basement storeIt wouldn't sit upon the scalesAnd the quality would be poor It isn't something you can wrapOr tie with a pretty bowIn fact it takes a lot of effortFor this fragile plant to grow But with an awesome lot of workAnd some...

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My Best Friend

Matthew 11:19 “The Son of Man came eating and drinking, and they say, ‘Here is a glutton and a drunkard, a friend of tax collectors and “sinners.” ‘ But wisdom is proved right by her actions.”My name is John Stuart and I’m a sinner. I also have a wonderful friend...

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Friendship’s Power

U-Hauls, moving vans, pick-ups, loaded cars, and farm trucks. All familiar items. My father’s profession-along with his uncertainty over whether God wanted him to be a pastor or full-time evangelist, made frequent moves a normal and unpleasant element of my...

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