Message is a specific example of that theme in action.

I just came upon this post, and I must say ‘thank you, thank you, thank you!’ Your clear and profound explanation of theme really helps me develop the theme for a story that was going all over the place. Of course that means I’m also going to have to cut major portions of the manuscript, but I’m ready. Scalpel, please.

And then Bill got to the heart of his message of responsibility.

Hatred is the parent of many sins.

Responsibility | Clifton StrengthsFinder Theme

(Literature/Myths of the Western genre; Literary devices: symbol; motif; foil; and expository phase; SEL: Marriage; Leadership; Courage; Moral-Ethical Emphasis: Responsibility; Citizenship) [11+]

THE ARTICLES ARE THE SOLE RESPONSIBILITY OF THEIR AUTHORS

(Literature/Myths of the Western genre; Literary devices: symbol; motif; foil; and expository phase; SEL: Marriage; Leadership; Courage; Moral-Ethical Emphasis: Responsibility; Citizenship) [11+]

(Responsibility (Taking Care of the Environment);  Friendship; Courage;  The Environment) [6 - 8]

There are now close to 1,000 lists on the site

(Responsibility; Caring; Parenting; Father/Son; Mother/Son; Breaking Out; Friendship; Aviation & Space Exploration; U.S./1945 - 1991 & West Virginia; Science-Technology) [10+]

UNESCO | Teaching and Learning for a Sustainable …

(Responsibility; Caring; Parenting; Father/Son; Mother/Son; Breaking Out; Friendship; Aviation & Space Exploration; U.S./1945 - 1991 & West Virginia; Science-Technology) [10+]

The Verb Recognize a verb when you see one

(Responsibility; Citizenship; Caring; Respect; Education; Male Role Model; Parenting; Father/Son; Mother/Son; Marriage; Disabilities; Music/Classical; U.S. 1945 - 1991) [10+]

Verbs are a necessary component of all sentences

(Responsibility; Citizenship; Caring; Respect; Education; Male Role Model; Parenting; Father/Son; Mother/Son; Marriage; Disabilities; Music/Classical; U.S. 1945 - 1991) [10+]

( Coming of Age; Father/Son; Marriage; Parenting;  U.S./1865 - 1913 & New York) [8+]

To be competitive, businesses need to be online

(Trustworthiness, Respect, Responsibility, Caring; Brothers; Coming of Age; Courage; Fighting; Friendship; Peer Pressure; Redemption; Literature/U.S.; U.S./1945 - 1991) [11+; Literary devices analyzed: expository phase; flashback; symbol; foreshadowing; Bildungsroman; irony; protagonist/antagionist confusion and theme]

Don't Text and Drive Scholarship — Digital Responsibility

(Trustworthiness, Respect, Responsibility, Caring; Brothers; Coming of Age; Courage; Fighting; Friendship; Peer Pressure; Redemption; Literature/U.S.; U.S./1945 - 1991) [11+; Literary devices analyzed: expository phase; flashback; symbol; foreshadowing; Bildungsroman; irony; protagonist/antagionist confusion and theme]

We're having trouble finding that page

(Trustworthiness, Respect, Responsibility, Caring; Brothers; Coming of Age; Courage; Fighting; Friendship; Peer Pressure; Redemption; Literature/U.S.; U.S./1945 - 1991) [11+; Literary devices analyzed: expository phase; flashback; symbol; foreshadowing; Bildungsroman; irony; protagonist/antagionist confusion and theme]