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.
I could have no greater joy than to hear that my children live in the truth.
Dear friend, you are doing a good work for God when you take care of the traveling teachers who are passing through, even though they are strangers to you.
References for 3 John 1:5
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.
For they are traveling for the Lord and accept nothing from those who are not Christians.
References for 3 John 1:7
So we ourselves should support them so that we may become partners with them for the truth.