God’s love for us in Christ: Romans 5:8
But God demonstrates his own love for us in this: While we were still sinners, Christ died for us.
Our love for one another: John 13:34-35
“A new command I give you: Love one another. As I have loved you, so you must love one another. By this all men will know that you are my disciples, if you love one another.”
God’s Truth based on the Scripture: 2 Timothy 3:16-17
All Scripture is God-breathed and is useful for teaching, rebuking, correcting and training in righteousness, so that the man of God may be thoroughly equipped for every good work.
Our Truthfulness with one another: Ephesians 4:15-16
Instead, speaking the truth in love, we will in all things grow up into him who is the Head, that is, Christ. From him the whole body, joined and held together by every supporting ligament, grows and builds itself up in love, as each part does its work.
God’s joy over us: Zephaniah 3:17
The LORD your God is with you, He is mighty to save. He will take great delight in you, He will quiet you with His love, He will rejoice over you with singing.”
His joy in us: John 15:11
I have told you this so that My joy may be in you and that your joy may be complete.
Our unity with Him: John 17:20-23
“My prayer is not for them alone. I pray also for those who will believe in me through their message, that all of them may be one … May they be brought to complete unity to let the world know that you sent me and have loved them even as you have loved me.
Our unity with one another: Romans 15:5-7
May the God who gives endurance and encouragement give you a spirit of unity among yourselves as you follow Christ Jesus, so that with one heart and mouth you may glorify the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ.