Contributed by John Lowe on Jan 1, 2019
Paul is sending Timothy to the Philippians for at least two purposes. Paul is eager to receive information about how the congregation is doing, whether they are living in a manner worthy of the gospel, and he wants to encourage them about his own situation in Rome.
Title: Timothy to Come Soon, Hopefully Followed by Paul Himself
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Scripture: (Philippians 2:23-24, NIV)
(23) I hope, therefore, to send him as soon as I see