friendship

40 Days of Purpose: Day 12 Developing the friendship.

40 Days of Purpose: Day 12 Developing the friendship. 150 150 Bevan Russell

Who makes the first move? Here’s a crazy thought by Rick Warren in ‘The Purpose Driven Life’ book, “You are as close to God as you choose to be.” Think about our natural friendships. We know this to be true in those relationships, it’s no different with God. Any friendship takes intention. Friendships don’t build…

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40 Days of Purpose: Day 11 Friendship with God.

40 Days of Purpose: Day 11 Friendship with God. 150 150 Bevan Russell

Can we actually be friends with God? When I’ve spoken about the possibility of friendship with God there’s always an interesting response from people. Some embrace this idea wholeheartedly while others are hesitant. This is God, right?! We’re not just talking about our mate down the road. “For since our friendship with God was restored…

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Relationship is good but friendship is what we need

Relationship is good but friendship is what we need 150 150 Bevan Russell

“A friend loves at all times, and a brother is born for a time of adversity.”  It was just over 2 years ago that myself and a couple of lifelong friends set off on a surf trip from Durban to Jeffery’s Bay in South Africa. It was a road trip that had been years in…

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