Unconditional love. I wonder: As imperfect human beings, are we capable of what is, for all intents and purposes, a perfect form of love?
Have you ever thought about what unconditional love involves? As Christians, we are commanded to love God with our entire being; and to love our neighbor as ourselves. God said do it, so it’s a done deal, right?
Or is it?
During one scene Dave is talking with the secret service agent who’s assigned to protect the “stand-in president.” The agent tells Dave that he (the agent) would take a bullet for the (real) president. As the stories plays out, Dave goes far beyond the call of duty as “president.” Then, at the end of the movie, the same agent says he’d take a bullet for Dave, too.
It was a powerful statement…