The Church is not a natural community but an outpost of God's Kingdom in this present evil age.
We are to follow Paul's example of being willing to forego our Christian liberty in order to gain followers of Jesus.
Because of its enduring perfection, we are to strive after love.
Through Christ's death and resurrection, the universal enemies of sin and death have been conquered apart from the Law.
The Apostle Paul confronts the sexual sins of the Corinthians with the gospel - their identity as Christians.