3 John

About John's third letter

John who wrote this letter was the apostle John. He also wrote the Gospel of John and the letters 1 John and 2 John. John was an old man. He talks about the believers that he is writing to as if they are his children.
John wrote this letter to a person called Gaius. John is sad, because Diotrephes is causing Christians to have problems. Also, Diotrephes is saying bad things about John. He is telling lies. John is warning Gaius not to copy Diotrephes.