Pastor Dan shares Paul's attitude toward the lost from the experience in Athens. Even in Athens Paul followed his standard methods of evangelizing that is explained in 1 Corinthians 1:17-23. Paul took advantage of chance encounters in the marketplace and then took advantage of the opportunities that resulted. His example in Athens in worth of imitation today.
Paul was greatly troubled and provoked by the thousands of idols in Athens. As a result, Paul shared about Jesus and the resurrection in the marketplace. An incredible opportunity arose when he was asked to go to Mars Hill to share to the intellectuals.