Does It Please The Lord?


Pleasing the Lord

Each year at this time, I receive several questions about Halloween and the practice of dressing up as certain characters. People who Love the Lord wonder if participating in these traditional holidays is right. They ask men like myself, who are teachers of the Bible, if it is okay for them to allow their children to dress up and go trick or treating.

In every question that we have, regarding our behavior; it is what the Lord says that is important, not what I or any other person feels is right. The final authority for the Christian should always be what the word of God says.

In these matters, our primary question should always be: “Does it Please the Lord?”

For you were once darkness, but now you are light in the Lord. Walk as children of light in all goodness, righteousness, and truth, finding out what is pleasing to the Lord. Ephesians 5:10

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Telling the Truth about the Tradition of Halloween


How many of the traditions which people practice today are rooted in a pagan or occultic tradition? 

There is one popular holiday that is viewed by most people as a harmless night of dress up and fun. In reality, this night of “tricks and treats,” rests upon a foundation of evil, and horror–the likes of which most people have no idea. The Bible describes a time when God will send His Son into the world, so that we might know the truth. Jesus said that when we begin to understand who He is and comprehend the words that He is saying to us, for the first time in our life, we will truly be free. Continue reading “Telling the Truth about the Tradition of Halloween”