Cost:  Sometimes expensive; sometimes free. Time Spent Planning:  Sometimes much; sometimes little. Having a Mountaintop Experience:  Priceless. In the world of running, a race that creates joyful anticipation and inspires months of training, mental preparation, and carbo-loading can provide a mountaintop experience … a moment when everything comes together.  And, there’s always a finish line, halleluiah.  While we don’t desire the end of most mountaintop experiences, the end of a race is a blessing we celebrate.  After the celebration, however, the path eventually descends back to routine-ville.  “Routine” sounds painfully boring, but if we infuse our daily life with the sights and experiences from the mountaintop, it can be magnificent. They that hope in the Lord will renew their strength, they will soar as…