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Elijah on the Mountain 1 Kings 19. Elijah. 9 th Century BC prophet to Israel Dedicated to fighting Baal worship Spectacular victory in 1 Kings 18 Huge letdown in 1 Kings 19. Why Elijah ran. He was afraid – “ran for his life” He was depressed v3 – “I quit”

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Elijah on the mountain 1 kings 19

Elijah on the Mountain1 Kings 19


Elijah on the mountain 1 kings 19

Elijah

  • 9th Century BC prophet to Israel

  • Dedicated to fighting Baal worship

  • Spectacular victory in 1 Kings 18

  • Huge letdown in 1 Kings 19


Elijah on the mountain 1 kings 19

Why Elijah ran

  • He was afraid – “ran for his life”

  • He was depressed

    • v3 – “I quit”

    • v4 – “It’s pointless to keep trying”


Elijah on the mountain 1 kings 19

3 gifts to fight despair

  • Rest

    Sometimes the most spiritual thing you can do

    is eat a good meal & go to bed early!


Elijah on the mountain 1 kings 19

3 gifts to fight despair

  • Rest

    Get a physical

    Check diet and exercise

    Get more sleep

    Take a vacation


Elijah on the mountain 1 kings 19

3 gifts to fight despair

  • Rest

  • Reminder that God’s at work

    Where had Elijah gone wrong?

    • Expected instant results (“I’ve been zealous”)

    • Overestimated his importance (“I alone am left”)


Elijah on the mountain 1 kings 19

3 gifts to fight despair

  • Rest

  • Reminder that God’s at work

    Point: God’s quiet whisper can accomplish more than we could ever imagine!


Elijah on the mountain 1 kings 19

3 gifts to fight despair

  • Rest

  • Reminder that God’s at work

    Choose to believe that God is at work all around you even if you don’t see it.


Elijah on the mountain 1 kings 19

3 gifts to fight despair

  • Rest

  • Reminder that God’s at work

  • Renewed focus

    What are my top 3 priorities this summer?


Elijah on the mountain 1 kings 19

Thank God for the price He paid to free you from sin.

Thank God that He is at work in and around you, even if you can’t see it.


Elijah on the mountain 1 kings 19

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