Acts 17:16-18
Close Encounter with Paul

v.16) Paulís Dedication
v.17) Paulís Discussion
v.18) Paulís Disposition

To have an Encounter with Paul is to have an Encounter with

I.                    v.16) Sin
Hearts are pricked before salvation.  Conviction sets in. 

II.                  v.17) Scripture
Not his opinion, not popular views, not a social or a psychological answer.

III.                v.18) The Savior
There was only one message for everyone we encounter.  Jesus Christ and Him crucified, risen from the dead, ascended into the heavens, and coming again.