Explore God's Heart For World Missions [The Love Of God] Crazy And Compelling Love . 3 John Greeting. 1 a The elder to the beloved Gaius, b whom I love in truth. However, Gaius did graciously host them. 1 John 3:6 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓] 1 John 3:6, NIV: "No one who lives in him keeps on sinning.No one who continues to sin has either seen him or known him." 2 Beloved, I pray that all may go well with you and that you may be in good health, as it goes well with your soul. John 1 English Standard Version (ESV) The Word Became Flesh. 2 He was in the beginning with God. Deeper Into Scripture: 3 John. It is the hope of hypocrites, not of the sons of God, that makes allowance for gratifying impure desires and lusts. 3 John 1:6, ESV: "who testified to your love before the church.You will do well to send them on their journey in a manner worthy of God." These itinerant travelers went back to John after visiting Gaius with a report that he exercised the love of hospitality to them at Ephesus. 3 John 1 - The elder unto the wellbeloved Gaius, whom I love in the truth. This letter is less theological in content and purpose. 3 John 1:6 KJV Which have borne witness of thy charity before the church: whom if thou bring forward on their journey after a godly sort, thou shalt do well KJV: King James Version Praying Through the Letters of John with Hillsong Creative. 3 John 1:6. by Grant Richison | Oct 25, ... John dispatched ministers to the church at Ephesus but Diotrephes refused to host them. Discover Your Role In God's Mission. Free Reading Plans and Devotionals related to 3 John 1:6. 3 All things were made through him, and without him was not any thing made that was made. 3 For c I rejoiced greatly when the brothers 1 came and testified to your truth, as indeed you are walking in the truth. THE THIRD LETTER OF JOHN The Third Letter of John preserves a brief glimpse into the problems of missionary activity and local autonomy in the early church. 1 John 3:6, ESV: "No one who abides in him keeps on sinning; no one who keeps on sinning has either seen him or known him." 3 John 1 - The elder, To my dear friend Gaius, whom I love in the truth. 5 The light shines in the darkness, and the darkness has not overcome it. 1 In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. Commentary on 1 John 3:3-10 (Read 1 John 3:3-10) The sons of God know that their Lord is of purer eyes than to allow any thing unholy and impure to dwell with him. 3 John 1:6 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓] 3 John 1:6, NIV: "They have told the church about your love.Please send them on their way in a manner that honors God." 4 In him was life,  and the life was the light of men. In contrast to the other two letters of John, this work was addressed to a specific individual, Gaius.