A man who has friends must himself be friendly, but there is a friend who sticks closer than a brother.
Proverbs 18: 24(NKJV)
Make no friendship with an angry man, and with a furious man do not go.
Proverbs 22: 24(NKJV)
A friend loves at all times, and a brother is born for adversity.
Proverbs 17: 17(NKJV)
Who have borne witness of your love before the church. If you send them forward on their journey in a manner worthy of God, you will do well.
3 John 1: 6(NKJV)
So the Lord spoke to Moses face to face, as a man speaks to his friend. And he would return to the camp, but his servant Joshua the son of Nun, a young man, did not depart from the tabernacle.
Exodus 33: 11(NKJV)
A perverse man sows strife, and a whisperer separates close friends.
Proverbs 16: 28(AMP)
He who covers and forgives an offense seeks love, but he who repeats or harps on a matter separates even close friends.
Proverbs 17: 9(AMP)
Greater love has no one than this, than to lay down one’s life for his friends.
John 15: 13(NKJV)
You are My friends if you keep on doing the things which I command you to do.
John 15: 14(AMP)
No longer do I call you servants, for a servant does not know what his master is doing; but I have called you friends, for all things that I heard from My Father I have made known to you.
John 15: 15(NKJV)
I am a companion of all who fear You, and of those who keep Your precepts.
Psalm 119: 63(NKJV)
Faithful are the wounds of a friend, but the kisses of an enemy are deceitful.
Proverbs 27: 6(NKJV)
Ointment and perfume delight the heart, and the sweetness of a man’s friend gives delight by hearty counsel.
Proverbs 27: 9(NKJV)
As iron sharpens iron, so a man sharpens the countenance of his friend.
Proverbs 27: 17(NKJV)
God is faithful, by whom you were called into the fellowship of His Son, Jesus Christ our Lord.
1 Corinthians 1: 9(NKJV)
Adulterers and adulteresses! Do you not know that friendship with the world is enmity with God? Whoever therefore wants to be a friend of the world makes himself an enemy of God.
James 4: 4(NKJV)
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