Wise Ties: Cutting Ties | Louis Kotze | 25 September 2016
• Proverbs 27:9-10 NLT
The heartfelt counsel of a friend is as sweet as perfume and incense.
Never abandon a friend – either yours or your father's. When disaster
strikes, you won't have to ask your brother for assistance. It's better
to go to a neighbour than to a brother who lives far away.
• Proverbs 13:20 NKJV
He who walks with wise men will be wise, But the companion of fools
will be destroyed.
• Negative people
• Controlling people
• 1 Corinthians 15:33 NKJV
Do not be deceived: “Evil company corrupts good
Proverbs 22:24-25 NLT
Don’t befriend angry people or associate with hot-tempered
people, or you will learn to be like them and endanger your soul.
• Black vortex
Easy to get rid of!
Proverbs 26:24-25 NLT
People may cover their hatred with pleasant words, but they're
deceiving you. They pretend to be kind, but don't believe them. Their
hearts are full of many evils.
• Shamelessly have to have their way
Rise above and establish boundaries
Proverbs 6:27 NLT
Can a man scoop a flame into his lap and not have his clothes catch on
• Don’t respect your boundaries
• Always crossing the line
Be upfront and take responsibility. Forgive and learn!