In construction, workers tend to give little thought to the person who comes next on the job. Most try to get the work done quickly, save as much money as possible, and let whoever comes next worry about it.
We must guard against such attitudes.
If we do not consider what and who comes next the structure will not last.
What shape will the leadership of the church be in when the current eldership is gone?
We need to think about who follows and work to resolve necessary issues, so that those who come next will enjoy something better.