I grew up in a day when Halloween was little more than pumpkins, fall festivals, hayrides, and dressing up as a pirate or a farmer to go trick-or-treating...
- October 27, 2006 |
The issue of Halloween presses itself annually upon the Christian conscience. Acutely aware of dangers new and old, many Christian parents choose to withdraw their children from the holiday altogether. Others choose to follow a strategic battle plan for engagement with the holiday. Still others have gone further, seeking to convert Halloween into an evangelistic opportunity. Is Halloween really that significant?
- October 31, 2005 |
You don’t want to unnecessarily make your child an “oddball” and “outcast” with his or her friends. But you also don’t want to mindlessly give in to every social and cultural pressure exerted over you and them by a non-Christian world just to be popular and accepted.
- October 20, 2005 |
The Fear-Not Halloween Party is just one creative way to help your elementary-aged children realize that our God is not the God of fear.
- October 28, 2004 |
Should Christians participate in Halloween? Should we simply ignore it? Vigorously attack it? Or should we, as Christians, find ways in which to accommodate it?
- October 24, 2002 |
My conscience is captive to the word of God. I cannot and I will not recant anything...here I stand.
- October 31, 2001 |