They went through the region of Phrygia and Galatia and were prevented by the Holy Spirit from speaking the message in the province of Asia.
Now about the collection for the saints: you should do the same as I instructed the Galatian churches.
and all the brothers who are with me: To the churches of Galatia.
and though my physical condition was a trial for you, you did not despise or reject me. On the contrary, you received me as an angel of God, as Christ Jesus [Himself].
strengthening the hearts of the disciples by encouraging them to continue in the faith, and by telling them, "It is necessary to pass through many troubles on our way into the kingdom of God."
Both Judas and Silas, who were also prophets themselves, encouraged the brothers and strengthened them with a long message.
He traveled through Syria and Cilicia, strengthening the churches.
After leaving the jail, they came to Lydia's house where they saw and encouraged the brothers, and departed.
But commission Joshua and encourage and strengthen him, for he will cross over ahead of the people and enable them to inherit this land that you will see.'
All their neighbors supported them with silver articles, gold, goods, livestock, and valuables, in addition to all that was given as a freewill offering.
Strengthen the weak hands, steady the shaking knees!
Say to the faint-hearted: "Be strong; do not fear! Here is your God; vengeance is coming. God's retribution is coming; He will save you."
In the first year of Darius the Mede, I stood up to strengthen and protect him.
But I have prayed for you that your faith may not fail. And you, when you have turned back, strengthen your brothers."
[[Then an angel from heaven appeared to Him, strengthening Him.
And we sent Timothy, our brother and God's co-worker in the gospel of Christ, to strengthen and encourage you concerning your faith,
Therefore encourage one another with these words.
And we exhort you, brothers: warn those who are lazy, comfort the discouraged, help the weak, be patient with everyone.
Therefore strengthen your tired hands and weakened knees,
and make straight paths for your feet, so that what is lame may not be dislocated, but healed instead.