Elijah's Spiritual Depression And God's Sovereign Love

November 8, 2015 Speaker: Gavin Peacock Series: 1 Kings

Topic: Sermon Scripture: 1 Kings 19:1–19:18

Elijah has just witnessed and participated in God’s powerful victory at Mount Carmel. However, soon after he has plunged into spiritual depression. The depressed Christian might seem like a contradiction in terms, but it is a reality. Nevertheless, God’s Word gives hope in the midst of darkness.


  1. Elijah’s spiritual depression
  2. God’s tender care
  3. God’s tough love
  4. God’s sovereign purpose