Tokens of friendship and pictures of loved ones serve as reminders of what is most important in life. People.
Gravestones mark the departure of loved ones. Memorials honor the service and sacrifice from others. Rings remember covenant promises.
We pause to remember. We strive to be remembered.
The answer may not be as obvious as you think.
And that’s just it. It all depends on how you think. Do you approach life and your relationship with Christ as an elder brother or a younger brother?
Our human nature is prone to building our identity around something outside of God. No matter which path we take, it winds up on a dead end street.