• Can Evil be Safe?

    30 October, 2014

    Soul Snack 207/14 ... Three sets of anxious and transfixed teenage eyes gazed past mom's and dad's to the upturned glass as it glided across the dinner table. An arresting silence now bound this faithful family in its spell. Their rigid bodies mirrored the terror of their eyes. A happy…...[read more]


    28 October, 2014

    Soul Snack 206/14 ... When I was happy you rejoiced When I was weary you refreshed When I was sad you smiled When darkness hovered you shone When others judged you didn't When I didn't believe in me you did When I was silly you were wise Where I saw failure you saw fashioning…...[read more]

  • A Halloween Shudder

    27 October, 2014

    Soul Snack 205/14 ... Nature abhors a vacuum, so into the spiritual vacuum of mankind's soul Halloween spills. Surely Halloween should stir a shudder in Christian spines everywhere as a fingernail succeeds when it slides down a blackboard? A world distressed and hungry for light, searches for…...[read more]

  • 3 'Wicked' Halloween Facts

    26 October, 2014

    Soul Snack 204/14 ... Where is the sage, the oracle of these times? Who can see darkness within light? Where is the watchman with sufficient understanding to speak up? All that glitters is not gold, and not all that is well-received should be celebrated. Did you know? Originally Halloween was an…...[read more]

  • Halloween Unzipped

    23 October, 2014

    Soul Snack 203/14 ... Would you give your son a snake when he asked for fish? Would you give your daughter a scorpion if she requested an egg? Why then would Christians honor the serpent of Eden (the dragon of Revelation) by sharing in his Halloween celebrations and permit our children to be caught…...[read more]

  • Making Sense of Halloween

    23 October, 2014

    Introduction Ghosts and goblins, skeletons and skulls are the order of the day. Shrill voices and bright eyes of wonderment gaze hopefully upward and beg trick or treat. Pumpkins and black cats are all enlisted to create a mirthful ambience that horror is fun while death is a game. We used to go…...[read more]