When is it time to leave the cities? This question is on the lips of many of God's people, and it is an important one to consider and pray about. Is it time to leave for the countryside now? Or can we just wait and see what happens?
Neither husband nor wife is to make a plea for rulership. The Lord has laid down the principle that is to guide in this matter.
The time has come, when, as God opens the way, families should move out of the cities." The Adventist Home, p. 139
It is still true that children are the most susceptible to the teachings of the gospel; their hearts are open to divine influences, and strong to retain the lessons received.