(August 6) When the Mountaintop Gives Way to the Wilderness

We love the mountaintop. Spiritually speaking, this is the place where we are keenly aware of the Lord's presence as we are temporarily unplugged from the charms of the world. In moments of worship, we find ourselves immensely satisfied and longing never to leave.

For me, Sundays are mountaintop days. As we gather for worship, I love to sing songs of the faith with God's people. I am always so encouraged as I interact with my brothers and sisters in Christ. The time spent in corporate worship strengthens me. I often find myself thinking about how great it would be to stay at church all week with all of us gathered there. I l