Acts 20:1-6

1When the uproar had ended, Paul sent for the disciples and, after encouraging them, said good-by and set out for Macedonia. 2He traveled through that area, speaking many words of encouragement to the people, and finally arrived in Greece, 3where he stayed three months. Because the Jews made a plot against him just as he was about to sail for Syria, he decided to go back through Macedonia. 4He was accompanied by Sopater son of Pyrrhus from Berea, Aristarchus and Secundus from Thessalonica, Gaius from Derbe, Timothy also, and Tychicus and Trophimus from the province of Asia. 5These men went on ahead and waited for us at Troas. 6But we sailed from Philippi after the Feast of Unleavened Bread, and five days later joined the others at Troas, where we stayed seven days.

One response to “Acts 20:1-6

  1. This was a tumultuous time for young Christianity. Paul understood the value of speaking encouragement and lifting up the other disciples and the young Christians.

    Even though there were constant attempts on his life, he thought not of himself but of others. He encouraged them, taught them, and equipped them to serve others and to spread the truth.

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