Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And when they were come to Jerusalem, they were received of the church, and of the apostles and elders, and they declared all things that God had done with them.
When Apollos wanted to cross over to Achaia, the brothers encouraged him and wrote to the disciples to welcome him. When he arrived, he assisted greatly those who had believed by grace,
When we arrived in Jerusalem, the brothers welcomed us gladly.
"Whoever receives you receives me, and whoever receives me receives the one who sent me.
Receive one another, then, just as Christ also received you, to God's glory.
Aristarchus, my fellow prisoner, sends you greetings, as does Mark, the cousin of Barnabas (about whom you received instructions; if he comes to you, welcome him).
2 John 1:10
If anyone comes to you and does not bring this teaching, do not receive him into your house and do not give him any greeting,
3 John 1:8
Therefore we ought to support such people, so that we become coworkers in cooperation with the truth.
So they were sent on their way by the church, and as they passed through both Phoenicia and Samaria, they were relating at length the conversion of the Gentiles and bringing great joy to all the brothers.
When they arrived and gathered the church together, they reported all the things God had done with them, and that he had opened a door of faith for the Gentiles.
When Paul had greeted them, he began to explain in detail what God had done among the Gentiles through his ministry.
For I will not dare to speak of anything except what Christ has accomplished through me in order to bring about the obedience of the Gentiles, by word and deed,
1 Corinthians 15:10
But by the grace of God I am what I am, and his grace to me has not been in vain. In fact, I worked harder than all of them -- yet not I, but the grace of God with me.
2 Corinthians 5:19
In other words, in Christ God was reconciling the world to himself, not counting people's trespasses against them, and he has given us the message of reconciliation.
2 Corinthians 6:1
Now because we are fellow workers, we also urge you not to receive the grace of God in vain.