Sermon Illustrations

Home > Sermon Illustrations

Scaling Mount Everest (Like Marriage or Advent) Requires Preparation

Nobody who wants to keep on living wakes up one morning and suddenly decides, "I think I'll climb Mount Everest today." Such a monumental assault requires training, preparation, and gear.

Lots of gear.

In fact, experts suggest those who climb Mount Everest should approach it with no fewer than three separate pairs of boots: double plastic climbing boots, fully insulated overboots, and light hiking ...

sermon illustration Preview

This sermon illustration is available to PreachingToday.com subscribers only.

To continue reading:



Rating & Reviews

Average User Rating: Not rated

No comments

Please to rate and review this sermon illustration. Or subscribe now for full access.

Related Sermon Illustrations

Famous Explorer Spent Years in Preparation

In 1911, Roald Amundsen became the first person to lead a successful expedition to the South Pole. Amundsen was also famous for his incredible commitment to prepare for this expedition. ...

[ Read More ]

Building the Perfect Christmas Tree

Every December, Slats Grobnik sells Christmas trees in Chicago. He tells the story of one year when he met a couple that was out on the hunt for just the right tree.

The guy was skinny ...

[ Read More ]

More Sermon illustrations

Related videos

Christmas Kingdoms | The Work of the People | Preaching Today Media

Christmas Kingdoms | The Work of the People

The last will be first. The consumer is consumed. The power of love takes over the love of power. Life springs forth from death. TWOTP friend and pastor Aaron Edwards talks about kingdoms and his community's upside down Christmas tree. [ Read More ]

More videos

Print this pageShopping CartHelpMy Account