When you are born into a biological family, there is a built-in component of love.
When you are born into a church family there is a command to love one another.
When you become a friend in the sense that Jesus called his disciples friends it transcends both the biological component and the command to love.
- It is something that truly transcends all other love and it is through those relationships that the essence and foundation of the way that God would have to love is truly revealed.
Love itself ultimately transcends both the biological urge and command to love…