Major on the Minors  – Pt. 6 – Gaius

06.11.17 – Dave Riddle

Key Passage:

3 John 1:1-8

He was dearly loved by John, his friend and spiritual parent.

  • 3 John 1:1
    • Dearly loved
  • 3 John 1:4
    • My children…

He exhibited spiritual progress

  • 3 John 1:2
    • euodóō (Greek- εοδόω)  – prosper; go well (with)

He was rooted in truth

  • Faithfulness
    • 3 John 1:3, 5
  • Obedience
    • 3 John 1:3

Note John’s Joy!

  • 3 John 1:3-4
    • No greater joy… than to see people walking in the truth who were not previously walking in the truth.

He had a reputation for demonstrating practical generosity and loving hospitality.

  • 3 John 1:5-6
  • 3 John 1:8
    • Working together for the truth