Tag Archives: friends

50 Fun Things to Do This Summer

During the summer it is so easy to say, “I have nothing to do! I’m so bored.” So check out this list for some good ideas! Add your own–or have a few friends over and create your own list. Gather up a few friends and have a picnic in your backyard. Find a place to take a hike and get ...

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Rad Rev: How To Help A Hurting Friend

Proverbs 17:17, “A friend loves at all times, and a brother is born for adversity.” (NIV)   Grief is hard. Losing a loved one, a treasured pet, a house, or a cherished dream can slice deep. Even when it doesn’t happen to us, but rather to someone we care about. Have you ever had your own heart-break as you sat ...

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Heartbreak Doesn’t Last Forever

“For we walk by faith, not by sight.” (2 Corinthians 5:7 NIV) Every day, for 605 days, I prayed for God to send me a Christian friend. I felt alone and isolated at school due in part to the efforts of a group of mean girls. Their constant harassment and belittlement had made my life so miserable it was hard ...

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The Sky is the Limit

Ya know, being a kid in high school and at the same time being a Christian in high school, is not easy. So what are Christian students supposed to do? Remain a Christian and pretend it’s not a serious thing? Just act natural? Or should we stick to our little youth group in church and forget the lost sinners who ...

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“Shh…I’ve Got A Secret!”

“Would not God search this out? For He knows the secrets of the heart.” (Psalm 44:21 NASB) Before I could get settled at my desk, Jessica was pulling on my arm and demanding my full attention with the shout of her whisper. “Shh…you’re never gonna believe what I just overheard Wanda telling Joanna, but you’ve got to promise to keep ...

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With You Always

“…And behold, I am with you always, to the end of the age.” (Matthew 28:20 NIV ) Another sob racked my nine-year-old body but a puddle of tears had soaked my pillow, muffling my cry. It was another three day weekend away from my mom and the comfort of my home. I was visiting my dad’s house like I did ...

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Special Distance

“Greater love has no one than this that he lay down his life for his friends.” (John 15:13 NIV) Friends occupy a special part in our hearts! I think we can all say our lives would be very dull without our friends! Special friends are friends whether they live minutes, miles, or hours away. Distant friendships do not mean you ...

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