“Dust we are and to dust we shall return” (Genesis 3:19).
“For this world is not our permanent home; we are looking forward to a home yet to come” (Hebrews 13:14)
This world has a way of turning on us when we try to make it our home.
- It disappoints and frustrates us (Romans 8:20).
- It can’t satisfy the deepest longings of our hearts.
- It leaves us with a sense that we were made for something better; for something more.
- It leaves a nagging feeling that things in this world are not the way they’re supposed to be.
Not everyone experiences dissatisfaction with the same intensity.
Endless distractions and unfinished bucket lists lure us to hope for more from this life than it can deliver. They acts as suppressants to the feeling that everything might just be “meaningless, a chasing after the wind” (Ecclesiastes 1:14).
Yet, as we fight…
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