August 24, 2014 AM
Who are good prospects for the Gospel?
I. The Worst People You Know!
A. Fornicators, idolaters, adulterers, effeminate, homosexuals, thieves, covetous, drunkards, revilers, swindlers, etc. - 1 Cor 6:9-11
B. Those who crucified Christ - Acts 2:36
C. Paul, the foremost of all - 1 Tim 1:15
II. The Best People You Know!
A God‑fearing Greeks and a number of the leading women - Acts 17:1‑4
B. A devout, God-fearing, righteous man - Acts 10:1-2, 22
III. The Most Irreligious People You Know!
A. Those who practiced magic - Acts 19:18-20
B. Claiming to be the Great Power of God - Acts 8:9-13
IV. The Most Religious People You Know!
A. Those who were very religious in all respects - Acts 17:22-23
B. Worshipers of God - Acts 16:14
C. Those who feared God and gave many alms - Acts 10:2
D. One who traveled many miles to worship God - Acts 8:27-28
E. Even those who had been baptized earlier - Acts 19:1- 5
V. Anyone You Do Not Know!
Question 1. Is Anybody Not A Good Prospect?
A. Go and make disciples of all the nations - Matt 28:18-20
B. Go into all the world and preach the gospel to all creation - Mark 16:15-16
C. Even to the remotest part of the earth - Acts 1:8
D. And for all who are far off - Acts 2:38-41
Question 2. Who is a Good Prospect?
A. One who believes the preaching of the good news - Acts 8:12-13
B. One who wants to understand the reading of Scripture - Acts 8:30-31
C. One who is ready to hear all that God has commanded - Acts 10:33
D. Those who allow the Lord to open their hearts - Acts 16:14
Conclusion: There are plenty of good prospects today - John 4:34-36