I Call You Friend

I Call You Friend Paul Wilbur

In John 15:15, Yeshua calls His disciples together and makes an amazing statement. He says, “I no longer call you servants,  because a servant does not know his master’s business. Instead, I call you friends…”

Rabbi Yosef Mitzrachi says that the Hebrew word for friend (chaver) has the same root as the word “connection” (chivur).  t is for this reason that a friend is someone “with a deep connection and a bond of loyalty.”

But there is more to this word than meets the eye.

Read the full article here: October ’23 Issue 25