In his first New Testament letter to the church in Thessalonica, the Apostle Paul referred to his friends as “our glory and joy.” The nature of his care was that of a parent yearning for a child. Alistair Begg discusses the source, force, and course of the genuine, supernatural affection that should exist among believers.
17But since we were torn away from you, brothers, for a short time, in person not in heart, we endeavored the more eagerly and with great desire to see you face to face,
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