“ For what is a man profited, if he shall gain the whole world, and lose his own soul? or what shall a man give in exchange for his soul?” ―Matthew 16:26 King James Version
Many move for green pastures and risk all for earthly and material things that are temporal and have no eternal value.
This chapter is emphasizing the importance of having a personal relationship with God through the finished work of His one and only begotten Jesus Christ on the cross. It is important to be reconciled to God, for everything else pales in comparison.
Coming to America is the dream of millions of people across the world, and you are one of the selected few who have been given this wonderful opportunity. You may not be aware that there are millions who are wishing to be in your shoes right now. To get here, you have taken a great number of risks and have sacrificed money, relationships, and all you have known and cherished.
All these sacrifices to come to America have been made because you consider America dear to you. In your mind, you would rather be in America than in your country of birth. Order your resources: