Where Everybody Knows Your Name

Confess your sins to each other and pray for each other so that you may be healed.

2 Timothy 1:16 TLB
“May the Lord bless Onesiphorus and all his family because he visited me and encouraged me often.  His visits revived me like a breath of fresh air.”

Why Walk Alone?

Ecclesiastes 4:8
“There was a man all alone; he had neither son nor brother.  There was no end to his toil, yet his eyes were not content with his wealth.”

  • Misinformed
  • Temperament
  • Fear
  • Past Experiences
  • Busyness

Where Everybody Knows Your Name   

Romans 12:5 NLT
“…Since we are all one body in Christ, we belong to each other, and each of us needs all the others.”

Arena-I know and you know.

  • I need people who really know me.

1 Corinthians 2:11
“For who among men knows the thoughts of a man except the man’s spirit within him?”

Mask-I know but you don’t know.

  • I need people who will protect me.

2 Corinthians 4:2 MSG
“We refuse to wear masks and play games…Rather, we keep everything we do and say out in the open…”

James 5:16
“Confess your sins to each other and pray for each other so that you may be healed.”

Blind Spots-I don’t know but you know.

  • I need people to be honest with me.

Proverbs 27:6 NKJV
“Faithful are the wounds of a friend.  But the kisses of an enemy are deceitful.”

Potential-I don’t know and you don’t know.

  • I need people who will grow me

Proverbs 27:17
“As iron sharpens iron, so one man sharpens another.”

Proverbs 18:24“A man of many companions may come to ruin, but there is a friend who sticks closer than a brother.”

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