In John’s time, not only did the false teachers invade the churches but they also tried to influence the family home. 3 John is the shortest letter in the Bible, it is mixed with concern and warning how the evil one can bring us under attack.
Wherever there are people, there are problems and the potential for solving problems. Each of us must honestly face the question: “Am I part of the problem or part of the answer?”
Gaius the encourager was commended for his good personal qualities which were:
Good Spiritual Health
Good Practical Help
When we have these qualities there is less chance of difficult relationships and a greater chance of loving unity.
Gaius lived a life “Well done!”
3 John 4 “I have no greater joy than to hear that my children are walking in the truth.”