Disciples are known by their love for one another
John 13:34–35 (ASV 1901)
34A new commandment I give unto you, that ye love one another; even as I have loved you, that ye also love one another. 35By this shall all men know that ye are my disciples, if ye have love one to another.
Native American Christians are joined together with a full public display of love and affection.
A congregation that David Brainerd preached to expressed affections after hearing the consolations that Christ provides.