Family and Faith Magazine August-September 2015 - Page 10

PARENTING MAKING GOOD FRIENDS, AIMING FOR EXCELLENCE AT SCHOOL AND CONQUERING PEER PRESSURE - Biblical Nuggets FOR PARENTS TO REMEMBER WHEN TALKING 'BACK-TO-SCHOOL' WITH KIDS Choosing and Keeping Good Friends • Walk with the wise and become wise; associate with fools and get in trouble. Proverbs 13:20 • The good person out of the good treasure of his heart produces good, and the evil person out of his evil treasure produces evil, for out of the abundance of the heart his mouth speaks. Luke 6:45 • Do not make friends with a hot-tempered person, do not associate with one easily angered or you will learn to be like them and endanger your soul. Proverbs 22:24-25 “ Walk with the wise and become wise; associate with fools and get in trouble. (Proverbs 13:20) 10 familyandfaithmagazine.com ” • Two are better than one, because they have a good return fo