Choose your friends wisely
December 1, 2023
When I was growing up, I made some bad choices and then blamed that choice on my friends by saying, “Johnny did it, too.” My parents would always come back with the line, “if Johnny jumped off a cliff, would you do that too?” They would then sit me down, and the teaching drilled into my head was that I needed to be careful when picking my friends because they could lead me down a wrong path that would end in trouble.
I didn’t have to go very far to know just where they got their information. I Corinthians 15:33 says, “Do not be misled: “Bad company corrupts good character.”...