When Job said life in this world comes with trouble (Job 14:1) he meant every word of it.
While there may be a few things I miss about this world, they are heavily outweighed by the things that I will not miss…not for a second of eternity.
From dealing with the spiritual adversary of righteousness, to the physical burdens of living in a clay vessel and on into the draining mental strife of knowing that this world could be, should be and is supposed to be better than what it is. I will not miss this world because of them, and because of these:
Those are some of the reasons why I’m looking forward to the day when I can say goodbye to the messes that we have made here, and hello to the place that is waiting over there.