"Keep yourselves in God's love as you wait for the mercy of our Lord Jesus Christ to bring
God is able to preserve those who put their trust in him. His mercy will carry us through this world into the next. But he does this, not without enlisting our heart and will in his agenda. The appointed way for us to begin to enjoy the age to come is to embrace the loving lifestyle exampled by Jesus. To be loved by God is wonderful; to love like God is heaven.