Often people mention longing for home in reference to their physical home here on this earth. For believers, the home they long for is a place where all their pain and suffering in their earthly being will end. It will be a glorious day for you but in many ways a very sad day for those you leave behind. There will be talk that you are in a better place and you will be that is for sure. But for those, you leave behind the pain. will be like no other. It will only end for them when they go to their eternal home! In the meantime, you will wait for them until God calls them home!