Showing posts from November, 2013

Attending Luke 5:17-26

Attending Luke 5:17-26

Middle School Problems (Friendship)

Middle School Problems Do you remember when you were in middle school? What were the life altering issues of the day? In this strand of blog articles I will go through some of the issues that middle schoolers deal with.  Hopefully I can use my infinite wisdom combined with scripture to shed some light on dealing with these issues.
Today's topic is:   Friendship

What makes a good friend?
To me a good friend is someone that is willing to put teir own desires aside long enough to care about the other person in the friendship. There is a great little country song by Tracy Lawrence "Find Out Who your Friends Are". It talks about how your true friends will show up when you need them with their big ole hearts. That is what I picture when I think of a friend.

Friendship in Scripture:
Next week we will be studying David, Saul and Jonathon in our middle school Sunday school class.
We pick up the story in 1 Samuel chapter 19.
19 Saul told his son Jonathan and all the attendants to kill …