Friends

5 Reasons to Make Friends Who Are Different From You

Imagine this: You pull off the interstate into the city of Sameness. You enter a…

7 Things All Great Friends Do

It wasn’t until I had moved back to my hometown, post-graduation, and had to start…

The Real Power of Living in Community

Have you noticed the increase in cliche sayings such as, “Your vibe attracts your tribe”,…

10 Non-Traditional Ways to Celebrate Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving can be the forgotten holiday in a lot of ways. Often that means we…

When Is it OK to End a Friendship?

Howdy! As a Christian, when is it appropriate to end a friendship? Aren’t we supposed…

10 Unexpected Benefits of Real Community

Here’s a story with which you may be familiar. Boy meets girl. They fall in…

The 5 Friends You Really Need

Long gone are the days of the junior high lunchroom—where kids seemed to be divided…

Just Because You’re Not Going Home for Thanksgiving Doesn’t Mean You Can’t C

It was one of those ridiculous ideas that became a reality, and five years later…

How To Make Lifelong Friends In College

A Slice in the third undergraduate edition of the RELEVANT Magazine College Guide discusses how students can make friends for life during their freshman year.

Rethinking Community

Nikki Raasch writes a blog for RELEVANT about how we’ve gotten mixed up about the purpose community and why it doesn’t exist to make us friends.

Finding—and Being—Good Community

Ryan Haack writes a blog for RELEVANT about having a disability and what it means to find community.

Is the Church Responsible to Find People Friends?

Is the church responsible to find people friends? Tony Morgan offers a more natural plan for finding community.