Today is supposed to be the scariest day of the year. People try their best to be spooky and frightening. This is actually why I am really not that big of a fan of Halloween. Why can’t we just let kids dress up in cute little costumes and get candy from neighbors? Why do we have to try to make things scary?
This world is scary enough.
Big brother is at the age where he is starting to have fears. We went to the Butterfly Palace on a family trip and I thought he would LOVE it. Nope…he was TERRIFIED! See?
I myself have quite a few fears too–mostly about something bad happening to the people I love. I don’t like staying overnight by myself…I get really scared (I know, I’m a big baby). I normally end up falling asleep with the TV on, just so I don’t fret about every little creak I hear in the house.
This year I am participating in a bible study on Isaiah through Bible Study Fellowship. Last week, I was really touched by the following passage: