Summer of Love — Storge: The Practice of Kinship

Episode 4

Jay Voorhees continues with the Summer of Love podcast, talking about Storge, the Greek word for familial love used in the New Testament. What does it mean to be “kin” together? How do we understand ourselves as part of God’s family? What can Ruth teach us about being a family?

Summer of Love — Philia: The Practice of Friendship

Episode 3

In this episode Jay Voorhees considers the example of the friendship between Jonathan and David, suggesting that friendship is the practice field for where we learn how to love God and neighbor.

Summer of Love — Xenia: The Practice of Hospitality

Episode 2

In this episode of the Summer of Love series, Jay Voorhees unpacks the Greek word Xenia, which is the form of love found in hospitality. Hospitality is the first step toward embracing a holistic understanding of love.