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Friends with God

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James 2:23
 
I am friends with God. 
 
“God wants to be your best friend.”
 
The Christmas holidays bring out the best in us. 
 
The message of Christmas is that God has sent you a friendship request. 
 
God wants to be in a relationship with you. 
 
John 3:16
 
John 5:24
 
 You and I might be friends, but you’re not at my level. 
 
“What was I thinking?”
 
Glory to God in the highest, and on earth peace to men in whom His favor rests. Luke 2:14
 
1. God is a friend who listens.  
  • Psalm 62:8
  • Psalm 142:2
  • “We must lay before Him want is in us, not what ought to be in us.” CS Lewis
2. God is a friend who gives good advice. 
  • Isaiah 9:6
3. God is a friend who is willing to help. 
  • “Nope, not me. Try someone else.”
  • He is willing to help you through whatever challenges you may face. 
  • You do your part, He does His part. 
4. God is friend who wants the best for you. 
  • John 10:10
  • Jeremiah 29:11
5. God is a friend who will bring out the best in you. 
  • “My best friend is the one who brings out the best in me.” Henry Ford
  • Philippians 1:6