Yesterday we read about Paul exploring in Athens and starting to share his faith. After being invited to a major spot for philosophical and religious discussion, Paul begins his message. Notice how he approaches things differently with an audience that won't know the basics of his religion. We have to know who we're sharing with if we're going to tell the story in a way that means something to them.
29Since we are God’s offspring, we ought not to think that the deity is like gold, or silver, or stone, an image formed by the art and imagination of mortals. 30While God has overlooked the times of human ignorance, now he commands all people everywhere to repent, 31because he has fixed a day on which he will have the world judged in righteousness by a man whom he has appointed, and of this he has given assurance to all by raising him from the dead.’