It can be difficult to form lasting bonds and deep friendships when we can unfriend each other with the swipe of a finger. Maybe it begins by becoming the kind of friend we long to find in others.
Since 2010, Lisa-Jo Baker has had the privilege of being the community manager at the website incourage.me, and it has given her the opportunity to engage hundreds of conversations with women about friendship. She's learned one of the things that makes us most unsure about ourselves are other women. Unkind words from a friend can leave the deepest of wounds. While we are all longing for true friendships, it's the fear of feeling awkward and being rejected, left out, or hurt (again) that often keep us from connecting.
Beginning with the guarantee from the most faithful friend ever—Jesus—this book presents a step-by-step guide to friendships you can trust. Discover answers to the questions lurking under the surface of every friendship:
- What are we afraid of?
- What can't we change?
- What can we change?
- And where do we start?
Personal stories and practical tips will guide you to make the friends, and be the friend, who lasts.