3 John 1:3-8 NLT

3 Some of the brothers recently returned and made me very happy by telling me about your faithfulness and that you are living in the truth.
4 I could have no greater joy than to hear that my children live in the truth.
5 Dear friend, you are doing a good work for God when you take care of the traveling teachers a who are passing through, even though they are strangers to you.

References for 3 John 1:5

    • b 1:5 - Greek <I>the brothers;</I> also in verse 10.
      6 They have told the church here of your friendship and your loving deeds. You do well to send them on their way in a manner that pleases God.
      7 For they are traveling for the Lord b and accept nothing from those who are not Christians. c

      References for 3 John 1:7

        • c 1:7 - Greek <I>the Name.</I>
        • d 1:7 - Greek <I>from Gentiles.</I>
          8 So we ourselves should support them so that we may become partners with them for the truth.