“Take My Life”

In modern society, talk of suicide is becoming more common. This is not surprising when we consider the difficulty and vexation that fills human life. Job, despite all of his patience, grieved in his sorrow and cursed the day of his birth. When a person cries out to God and cries “I wish you would take my life.”, those around him often feel that they should try and lift his spirits and persuade him that life is really happy–but it’s not. This life is filled with sorrows, especially when we think about its end. Death is no happy ending to … Continue