"All scripture is given by inspiration of God, and is profitable for doctrine,
for reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness: That the man
of God may be perfect, thoroughly furnished unto all good works."
-- 2 Timothy 3:16-17
A. Big Idea: Because of Jesus Christ we can partake in everlasting worship.
A. The Athenians believed life would go well if they made proper sacrifices. Exodus 20:4; Psalm 115:8; Acts 17:16
B. Everyone has a worldview. Acts 17:17-21; 2 Corinthians 10:4
A. Paul politely addressed their obliviousness. Acts 17:22-23
B. What makes God different?
1. God is the Maker of everything. Acts 17:24
2. God doesn’t need anything from us. Acts 17:25
3. God made us to know Him. Acts 17:26-27
4. God made the way for us to know Him. Acts 17:29-30
A. We all have a sense of ultimate accountability. Acts 17:31
B. The resurrection proves God has the power to rescue us. Acts 17:31
A. Instead of withdrawing, we can engage people. Acts 17:32
B. Love matters. Acts 17:32-34