Stop dating the church summary
Along with some other men, he accompanied Paul on part of his third missionary journey (Acts 20:4).He was one of the men who helped take the collection to Jerusalem.It’s all the more pronounced when you stop and think about Paul’s circumstances. He was getting up in years and his health was probably not great.
Tychicus, whose name means “Lucky,” was a trustworthy servant of the Lord from Asia Minor.
), but it seems all too often that is lacking among Christians.
It means that if you take on a responsibility, a leader does not need to prod you or check on you repeatedly to see if it got done.
Inside she wrote, “Happy birthday to my nine-year-old brother. A Greek writer named Lucian, who lived from about A. 120-200, said of the early Christians, “It is incredible to see the fervor with which the people of that religion help each other in their wants. Their first legislator [Jesus] has put it into their heads that they are all brethren.” (Cited by Irving L. 52.) Up to this point, Ephesians has not been a very personal letter.
Don’t read this out loud or I will twist your head off.” (Adapted from [Jan., 1999], p.
Paul sent him to Ephesus, freeing Timothy to try to get to the apostle’s side before he was executed (2 Tim. Here, we learn four things: Paul’s words here are almost identical with Colossians 4:7-8. In a day when it would have been easy to mishandle the large gift for the Jerusalem saints, Tychicus could be trusted to deliver it all without pocketing some of it for himself.