Theme sentence: We have the responsibility to keep working out our Christianity, but be encouraged because God is at work keeping us.
Aim sentence: Keep growing in your relationships with one another and your relationship with God, trusting that He will keep you till the end.
Love your leaders (12–13)
Hard working leaders have been placed over the church and should be esteemed in love.
Love one another (14–15)
The idle, the timid, and the weak are to be patiently helped along in love.
Pleasing God (16–22)
Do the things that will keep you going as a Christian.
Be encouraged (23–28)
God himself promises to keep us till Jesus comes again. Be encouraged and keep on keeping on.