Losing A Friend
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A man with many friends may be harmed,
but there is a friend who stays closer than a brother.
Anyone finding his life will lose it, and anyone losing his life because of Me will find it.
A righteous man is careful in dealing with his neighbor,
but the ways of the wicked lead them astray.
Whoever conceals an offense promotes love,
but whoever gossips about it separates friends.
The death of His faithful ones
is valuable in the Lord’s sight.
“And I say to you, My friends, don’t fear those who kill the body, and after that can do nothing more.
An offended brother is harder to reach
than a fortified city,
and quarrels are like the bars of a fortress.
After Job had prayed for his friends, the Lord restored his prosperity and doubled his previous possessions.
Then many will take offense, betray one another and hate one another.
“I will seek the lost, bring back the strays, bandage the injured, and strengthen the weak, but I will destroy the fat and the strong. I will shepherd them with justice.
Now when Job’s three friends—Eliphaz the Temanite, Bildad the Shuhite, and Zophar the Naamathite—heard about all this adversity that had happened to him, each of them came from his home. They met together to go and sympathize with him and comfort him.
Life and death are in the power of the tongue,
and those who love it will eat its fruit.
Jesus said to her, “I am the resurrection and the life. The one who believes in Me, even if he dies, will live.
For what does it benefit a man to gain the whole world yet lose his life?
Therefore encourage one another and build each other up as you are already doing.
If you do nothing in a difficult time,
your strength is limited.
When Jesus heard it, He said, “This sickness will not end in death but is for the glory of God, so that the Son of God may be glorified through it.”
In the same way, it is not the will of your Father in heaven that one of these little ones perish.
Everything is from God, who reconciled us to Himself through Christ and gave us the ministry of reconciliation:
Therefore, dear friends, since you know this in advance, be on your guard, so that you are not led away by the error of lawless people and fall from your own stability.
So He said to them, “I assure you: There is no one who has left a house, wife or brothers, parents or children because of the kingdom of God,
Even my friend in whom I trusted,
one who ate my bread,
has raised his heel against me.
The Lord is near the brokenhearted;
He saves those crushed in spirit.
Adulteresses! Don’t you know that friendship with the world is hostility toward God? So whoever wants to be the world’s friend becomes God’s enemy.
And everyone who has left houses, brothers or sisters, father or mother, children, or fields because of My name will receive 100 times more and will inherit eternal life.
For the Son of Man has come to seek and to save the lost.”
“I assure you,” Jesus said, “there is no one who has left house, brothers or sisters, mother or father, children, or fields because of Me and the gospel,
He then told them a parable on the need for them to pray always and not become discouraged:
- A Broken Heart
- Being A Friend
- Being Lost
- Best Friends
- Broken Hearts
- Encouraging One Another
- Family And Friends
- Finding Things
- Friendship And Love
- Friendship And Trust
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- Good Friends
- Healing A Broken Heart
- Hurt And Betrayal
- Leaving Parents For Spouse
- Losing Friends
- Losing Someone
- Loss Of A Loved One
- Missing Someone
- Never Giving Up
- Sibling Love
- The Power Of Words
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