There are “friends” who destroy each other, but a real friend sticks closer than a brother.
John 13:35; 15:13-14
Your love for one another will prove to the world that you are my disciples.” “Greater love has no one than this, that one lay down his life for his friends. “You are My friends if you do what I command you.
Galatians 6:1, 10
Brethren, even if anyone is caught in any trespass, you who are spiritual, restore such a one in a spirit of gentleness; each one looking to yourself, so that you too will not be tempted
So then, while we have opportunity, let us do good to all people, and especially to those who are of the household of the faith.