Skip to content

Making Peace With Halloween

October 30, 2009

I wrote a piece for the Rabbit Room about the evolution of the observance of Halloween in the Gray household and how we worked through the tensions of what for some is a controversial holiday.  For many it’s no big deal, for others it’s a matter of great concern. I hope you enjoy it, and that even if you would fall into the category of those who won’t agree with me, that you have a sense that we’ve responsibly thought through our convictions in a way that we hope is God honoring:

One Comment leave one →
  1. November 9, 2009 12:11 am

    Nice work on this post- I like how you connected legalism leanings with fear, and the tendency to be defensive and reactive to the world. I also like what you said about “love” being pro-active, and how this is a much better way to approach our culture. Great use of language that has affected the way i think about things.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: