Spiritual Mountaintops

 

Matthew 17:1-9

 

Today, as we reflect on the "Transfiguration", let us strive to understand some lessons from spiritual mountaintops.

 

1. There is great value in spiritual mountaintops.

 

  - Mountaintop experiences have lasting value that shapes our spiritual lives for years.

 

2. There is always a meaningful purpose to spiritual mountaintops.

 

  - In the Transfiguration, we see a glimpse of the true glory of Jesus.

 

  - In the Transfiguration any doubt about Jesus' identity or the reason for His coming is removed.

 

  - In the Transfiguration, we may get a glimpse into Heaven.

 

  - In the Transfiguration, we notice Christ alone is worthy of our worship.

 

3. Spiritual Mountaintops only last for a time.

 

  - There are needs to be met at the foot of the mountain.