Halloween and Potatoes might not go together as well as chocolate and peanut butter, but there is a connection. In the 19th century the Irish Potato Famine displaced millions of people. Many of those went to find a new home in the New Country of America.
All Hallow’s Eve has morphed into Halloween! How did we get from hijacking a Celtic New Year Holiday to what we see annually as Halloween in America? We take a trip down memory lane and look at some of the traditions. We’ll also see what our God has to say about these topics.
Bobbing for Apples
All Hallows Eve has many traditions attached to the holiday. In advance of our Trunk or Treat we’ll take a look at some of the trappings of October 31st and see what our God has to say about it.
Angels and Donkeys
Can someone actually curse another person? Can donkeys talk?! What is that angel doing with a sword!? The children of Israel get closer to the promised land, but they are now walking through enemy territory. We continue dour Bible Class series Counting on God.