God leads us to make known the cross of Christ, through word and deed, always and everywhere.
A loving father provides godly discipline for his children. Paul provides fathers with a model of godly discipline.
It is important for Christians to be faithful in their dealings with others because our actions represent God whom we serve.
God does not promise freedom from suffering. He does promise His comfort in our suffering. When we experience the comfort of God, we should turn and comfort others.