Why Friendship Should be a Choice »

The Friendship Project

You already have lots of friends. And, you already know that some of them are “good guys” and others are…well, not so much. You’ve already realized that some of these friends can influence you in bad ways, while others inspire you to “do more” and “be better” through the examples they set each day. You already know all of this…so why take the time to read an article about the development of friendships?  Let us answer that question for you.

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Kindness, Character and Authenticity

There was a boy in many of our classes – we’ll call him Andre – who was often “the butt of the joke” among my former friends. His family wasn’t from this country, and he had a foreign name. He was also a reserved type – a gentle person on the quiet side. My former friends made fun of him for being different. Wanting to be liked and accepted by these people, it seemed like a no-brainer to jump on the bandwagon and make fun of Andre.