If Timothy1 comes, see to it that he has nothing to fear while he is with you, for he is carrying on the work of the Lord,2 just as I am.
No one, then, should refuse to accept him.3 Send him on his way4 in peace5 so that he may return to me. I am expecting him along with the brothers.
Now about our brother Apollos:6 I strongly urged him to go to you with the brothers. He was quite unwilling to go now, but he will go when he has the opportunity.
Be on your guard; stand firm7 in the faith; be men of courage; be strong.814
Do everything in love.9