The difference between being a ‘fan of Jesus’ and a ‘friend of Jesus’

Edward Sri, the author of “Into His Likeness,” says there’s a big difference between being a “fan of Jesus” and a “friend of Jesus.”

I’m guessing Dr. Sri has not met many Chicago Cubs fans, who are often more devoted to the object of their affection than some friends are to each other, but his point is well taken: there is a difference between being attracted to someone and being committed to them — in this case, the Lord.

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