This world is not our home. We are transients, travellers passing through to a better place.
REVERENT BRETHREN, REDEEMED PILGRIMS
1 Peter 1:17-23
Christians are like transient travellers passing through a foreign land. Abraham was a sojourner in Canaan, but was never a Canaanite. Israel dwelt in Egypt, but lived separately from the Egyptians. We are in the world, yet not of the world