Questions to help you dig deeper into the message:
Read Genesis 19:17-38. What spoke to you most in this message?
Read Psalm 18:32-33 and Habakkuk 3:19. What does it mean, and what would it look like practically, to walk on the heights (to come to the mountain)?
Pastor Michael mentioned a few different “mountains” God calls us to: Mount Moriah (Devotion), Mount Sinai (Instruction), Mount Pisgah (Vision), Mount Carmel (Passion & Fire), Mount Hermon (Transfiguration), and Mount Calvary (Death to Self). Which of these do you struggle with climbing personally?
Why did Jesus admonish the crowd in Luke 17:32-33 to “Remember Lot’s wife“? How does what Jesus stated in Luke 9:62 relate?
Three major downfalls were mentioned that often come with depression: Reality is Distorted, A desire to Escape or Numb, and a temptation to become Self-Centered and Self Consumed. Do you agree? Have you seen one or more of these tendencies in your own life, or in the lives of those you love? What then can be done when we find ourselves in the cave of depression (hint: Psalm 42:5,11)?