We all have gifts and we should remember that we have been given them to build each other up.
The transformation of our minds by Christ that resists the false values of a decadent culture.
Being patient with God when hard times seem to go on forever
The close link between a personal relationship with Jesus and a commitment to social justice
Bringing together God's holiness and judgment with God's mercy and open arms.
Remembering that God's purposes are always for the greater good
The centrality of love in the gospel of Christ.
The wonder of God's graciousness and truth.