Who is a Friend?

The Bible says, “a friend loves at all times” Proverbs 17:17.

By this definition only the LORD JESUS CHRIST is qualified to be called a FRIEND. Jesus loves at all times. He loveseverybody including you. He loves you unconditionally. He loves you when you are in plenty; when you in are hardship; when you are in problem; when you are in sorrow, or in joy.

The Bible says “when we were utterly hopeless, Christ came at just the right time and died for us sinners” Romans 5:6. God showed his great love to us by sending Christ to die for us while we were yet sinners. “Romans 5:8.

How can you become His Friend?

By obeying His commandments. Jesus Christ said “Ye are my friends, if ye do whatever I command you.” John 15:14-15, Some of His commandments are “You must be born again” John 3:7. “Love one another” John 15:21. “Go ye into the world and preach the gospel to all creature” Matthew 28:19; Mark 16:15. You will become His friend are you obey this.

What are the benefits of having the Great Friend?

Beloved, “come unto Jesus today with all your burdens of sin, sickness and troubles and He will give your rest. Matthew 11:28. I look forward to seeing you in the Mansion that Jesus Christ has gone to prepare for all His friends.

Author: Pastor Olu Okotoni