Big Idea:  The gospel message breaks down before it builds up.

Acts 24:1-9

  1. The truth of the Gospel offends people as it breaks down their foundational beliefs.

Acts 24:10-21

  1. The foundational truth of the Gospel is that it doesn’t break down the law, it fulfills it.

Acts 24:22-27

  1. The foundation of the Gospel is righteousness, self-control, and preparing for Jesus’ return.

People either love or hate that God is asking for faith and surrender.