👬 Hippy was a best friend of Zippy. Both used party every day on a beach. One night after heavy partying, Hippy sees Angel with a message ‘to seek revival’. In fear Hippy gets up and see a man at a distance. The man gives him God’s word and leaves the place with a note to meet. Over period of time Hippy reforms in habits, and declines to accompany Zippy for partying. However Zippy continues to party with his weekend friends at beach.
After some time, Hippy feels that Zippy should also seek revival. He asks man permission to visit Zippy with a purpose. Hippy goes to Zippy on day one but returns in vain, however Hippy has faith give Zippy a better life. Hippy tries on day two but returns in vain. After day three Hippy doesn’t return back. The man waits for Hippy to return and with concern goes in search of him. The man finds with Hippy in an unconscious situation with Zippy. Hippy became like Zippy!
The question that often lies is – Do we want to have a friend like Zippy or Hippy?
Characteristics of Hippy and Zippy friends are –
1. Fri(end) – Friends till friday and weekend friends.
2. Business motive friends.
3. Helps in examination to copy.
4. Take and Give Policy.
5. Leads direction for need.
6. Social media friend.
Characteristics of non-Hippy and non-Zippy friend-
1. Gives direction and meaning to life
2. A well-wisher
3. I no longer call you servants, because a servant does not know his master’s business. Instead, I have called you friends, for everything that I learned from my Father I have made known to you.*
Let’s make friendship with God! Happy friendship day!