We may not be able to do what we used to do for one reason or another, but think about what you can do as servants of a loving God with what you have.
They had a problem with organized religion and organized religion seemed to have a problem with them.
Why should we feel threatened by someone who wants to live in a decent house, get a good education, work to improve themselves, make more money, and get to go to a doctor when they are sick and not at death's door?
We have a place to be and it's not before an altar, it is in the world, in the city, with both the needy neighbor and the enemy.
Worry is pointless because it can't fill our needs; worry is foolish because the Creator of the universe loves us and knows what we need.
The old life was gone, put behind him and he met each new day with a smile, and a hope in what is unseen.