Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For from you sounded out the word of the Lord not only in Macedonia and Achaia, but also in every place your faith to God-ward is spread abroad; so that we need not to speak any thing.
[But] how can they appeal to Him if they have not [first] believed in Him? And how can they believe in Him if they have not [first] heard [about Him]? And how can they hear [about Him] if there is no preacher?
1 Corinthians 14:36
Did the message of God originate from you [i.e., the church in Corinth]? Or, were you people the only ones who received it?
2 Thessalonians 3:1
Finally, brothers, pray for us, so that the Lord's message will spread quickly and be honored [by people], even as it was among you.
Then I saw another angel flying in mid heaven. He had eternal good news to proclaim to those who lived on the earth, and to every nation, tribe, language group and race.
And the Holy Spirit and the bride [i.e., the church. See 21:9] say, "Come!" And the person who hears [this] should say "Come." And the person who is [spiritually] thirsty should come; [and] whoever wants to should come and drink the water of life without having to pay for it.
First of all, I want to thank my God through Jesus Christ for all of you, because your faith is being told about throughout the whole world.
2 Thessalonians 1:4
Therefore, we ourselves speak proudly about you among the churches of God because of your steadfastness and faith amid all the persecutions and afflictions that you are enduring.
3 John 1:12
Demetrius has been given [a favorable] commendation by everyone, and [is commended] by the truth itself. We [apostles] also give him [a favorable] commendation, and you know that our testimony [about these things] is true.
2 Corinthians 3:4
[We say this] because we have such confidence in God through [our relationship with] Christ.