Better to Light a Candle

Better to Light a Candle

Tweet  It was Eleanor Roosevelt who coined the oft-quoted phrase that it is better to light a candle than curse the darkness. In dark times people get inspired by this and use it to motivate action against observed evil in the world. Social reformers have been...

Halloween – A Dilemma?

TweetIt is that time of year again when Christian face a dilemma – to join in Halloween celebrations, or to ignore them. It is most difficult for parents with children: they don’t want to spoil the fun, nor do they want to feel their children are left out...

And What About Halloween…?

TweetWith Halloween just around the corner we might be wondering what to do… especially with our children. They are under a lot of peer pressure. What should be our Christian position on what is fundamentally a celebration of evil – to upstage the day that...