104: Having a Circle of Friends You Can Trust



It’s a quality that we all desire in a friend.


Today we explore the value in having a circle of friends you can trust.


Listen to the latest podcast episode and discover how important it is to have a circle of friends that you can trust. Enjoy!



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Episode Title: Having a Circle of Friends You Can Trust


Guests: Jason CastonFollow Him on Twitter


Check out Jason’s book, The iChurch Method


Music: Bumps Inf – Family



  • Try to stay married until the end of the day and try to figure out tomorrow when you get to that.” – Jason Caston


  • “Friendships need to be mutually beneficial. No necessarily 50/50, just mutually beneficial.” – Jason Caston


  • “Everything is not your spouse’s fault and the solution to everything cannot be divorce.” – Jason Caston


Key Lessons:

  • The importance of developing a friendship in which honest rebuke is accepted and appreciated
  • How to remove leeches from your life


Hot Topics & Takeaways:

  • Signs that someone is more of a leech than a friend
  • The development of offline and online friendships and relationships


Danger & Difficulties:

  • The difficulty in overcoming the obstacle of outgrowing friendships and relationships
  • Challenges we face when developing a circle of friends we can trust


Experience is the Best Teacher:

  • Jason shares how he developed his closest friendships
  • Jason explains why the friendship he has with his wife is one of a kind
  • Jason shares an experience in which a friend of his respectfully accepted an honest professional critique from him


Hold Yourself Accountable:

You decide who is allowed within your inner circle. Choose wisely.


Apply the Principles:

“He who walks with wise men will be wise, but the companion of fools will be destroyed.” Proverbs 13:20 (NKJV)


Take Action Now:

  1. Do something to show your appreciation to your close friends.


Show Some Love:

Please leave me a comment or a private message answering the following question:

Do YOU have a circle of friends that you can trust?