One who looks for a friend without faults will have none-Hasidic Proverb
The number of people who end up in full surprise mode after waking up to the earth from a magical and fabulous event. A ticket to heaven was not supposed to change a person’s address. Eternal life has earthly realities that are the only ways to witness. Heaven needs neither gospel nor law.
Our friends have let us down. We all have let God down so we all need to put friendship on a foundation that avoids accusation and condemnation. This is where we discover that peace and contentment are elusive as long as we cling to performance measures and a perfect tradition.