We are using scenes from films to help highlight the issues of getting older- through all stages of life. The first week was "Big" and last week, Erik showed a scene from "Second Hand Lions". This week we'll see a scene from "The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel" and the issue is "aging".
What are the fears that are stirred up by getting older? What are the benefits? While you're thinking about your answers, here is a passage on "Old Age" from Frederick Buechner: