I run into an individual right here and there who says they’ve to depart their household or put their household second to following Jesus. I discover this puzzling. Why? Effectively, in the event you have a look at the bible the place it talks about what Jesus did, you would possibly discover that he spent about 90% of his time together with his household. Even when he went to Jerusalem for Passover at age 12, he was together with his household. And once they misplaced him, and located him within the Temple, he went residence with them. Then nobody heard from him for one more 18 years. He lived a household life. So given the odds, I believe household life is manner necessary, and leaving it for the opposite 10% I would name into query. So if Jesus is God. as Christian followers declare, then God appears to love household life fairly a bit. For some folks, leaving household is simply one other method to run away. However you are taking your issues with you. Your personal self.