Halloween is a time associated with ghosts, devils and darkness. In some old church traditions, it was a time to mock the powers of evil, because they can’t stand up against the power and victory of Jesus.
Jesus’ disciple John said, ‘In him was life, and that life was the light of all mankind. The light shines in the darkness, and the darkness has not overcome it.’ (John 1.4-5). Jesus came into a world of darkness and said, ‘I am the light of the world. Whoever follows me will never walk in darkness, but will have the light of life.’ (John 8:12).
To find out more, why not come along to Brannockstown Baptist Church, or look into our next Life Explored course – seven evenings investigating whether the message of the Bible rings true in the patterns of our world and the experiences of our lives.