• back in the day,  faith,  Halloween,  kids

    How we handle Halloween

    A few weeks ago, a few of those Halloween costume catalogs arrived in the mail. Ever since, there has been nonstop chatter in the background over the all-important decision, “What am I going to be for Halloween?” How I approach Halloween and Christianity I know that some Christians opt not to participate in Halloween, for various reasons. That’s fine, I respect that choice, but that’s not my personal bent. I grew up celebrating Halloween by trick-or-treating up and down my street with all the other kids in the neighborhood. Then we would get in the car so my parents could take me to trick-or-treat at their friends’ houses all around town. (My…