3 John 1:3-8 NLT

3 Some of the traveling teachers recently returned and made me very happy by telling me about your faithfulness and that you are living according to the truth.

References for 3 John 1:3

    • b 1:3 - Greek the brothers; also in verses 5 and 10.
      4 I could have no greater joy than to hear that my children are following the truth.
      5 Dear friend, you are being faithful to God when you care for the traveling teachers who pass through, even though they are strangers to you.
      6 They have told the church here of your loving friendship. Please continue providing for such teachers in a manner that pleases God.
      7 For they are traveling for the Lord, and they accept nothing from people who are not believers.

      References for 3 John 1:7

        • c 1:7 - Greek They went out on behalf of the Name.
        • d 1:7 - Greek from Gentiles.
          8 So we ourselves should support them so that we can be their partners as they teach the truth.