Don’t we sometimes wish that Jesus was on earth today? He would be able to solve the problems of the world, deal with the atheists and unbelievers and walk the seven seas. He would provide the solid proof of the resurrection with His physical presence. These questions were probably in the mind of the disciples when they saw Him ascending to heaven but God deems the ascension as being good for humanity (John 16:7–15 ESV). Three reasons for His ascension: