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For I have no man likeminded, who will care truly for the things concerning you. (Philippians 2:20)
The word translated like-minded (ἰσόψυχος isopsuchos) is found only here in 2:20, and literally means equal-souled, similarly minded, pertaining to like soul, heart, or mind. It can also take on the meaning of a soul mate or partner in service. “Paul characterized Timothy three ways: he genuinely cared for their interests (cp. vv. 1-4); he valued the things of Jesus Christ and others; and he had proven character (lit “tested by fire”), refined in the demands of the gospel ministry.”
Think for a moment, Paul was aware of specific Christians in Rome at that time, who had self-seeking leanings, except for Timothy, which interfered with their working on behalf of Christ. Timothy had devoted himself to God, he wholly gave over his own will so that God’s work might take priority in his life. He was like Isaiah, who said, “Here am I; send me.” (Isa. 6:8) The young man Timothy had the honor of being chosen to travel with the apostle Paul on his missionary journeys. This was because of Timothy’s good qualities, as “he was well spoken of by the brothers at Lystra and Iconium.” (Acts 16:1-4) The knowledge, skill, and understanding that Timothy acquired by being Paul’s traveling companion was priceless and trained him so that he could later be responsible for special assignments himself as the apostle could place great confidence in him. Paul told the brothers in Philippi: “[Timothy] will care truly for the things concerning you.” (2:20) Yes, Timothy cared for the brothers and sisters. He was sincerely concerned for their spiritual welfare, and he eagerly exhausted himself on their behalf. That standing with Paul and in the Christian community, his character did not happen by chance. Timothy received it through his labors, his humility as he served, and his faithful resolution when faced with difficulties. He certainly sets a good example for young people today! We must be mindful that our reputation is principally in our own hands. Young ones have an excellent prospect of making a reputation respected by putting God first in their lives and being kind and respectful to others.
 Wesley J. Perschbacher, ed., The New Analytical Greek Lexicon, ed. Wesley J. Perschbacher (Peabody, Massachusetts: Hendrickson Publishers, Inc., 1990). Page 210.
 Holman Bible Editorial Staff, ed., HCSB Study Bible (Kindle Locations 147153-147159), ed. Holman Bible Editorial Staff (B&H Publishing Group Kindle Edition, 2010).