The most authoritative proof that “old things must pass away to live a successful Christian life” can be found in the Bible.
If asked, most mothers or fathers would probably agree that losing a child is the most traumatic experience any parent could go through. And, I suspect that if one of those same people went really deep emotionally they would struggle with what to do when a child goes away.
Scriptures for Courage: Perhaps you’re in a place where life no longer matters, people seem dispensable, and the road before you looks impossible to pass. The “Good News” is that there is good news!
How Long is too long to Grieve the Death of Somebody You Love? . When that time comes, you may think that you can’t get through it, until you wake up one morning to find that your life was destined to go on.