By Brenda Wood | Author and Speaker
Devotions | Wednesday, October 31, 2012
So you are doing the Halloween thing again this year?
Leviticus 19:26- You shall not eat anything with the blood; neither shall you use magic, omens, or witchcraft [or predict events by horoscope or signs and lucky days].
1 Samuel 15:23b-For rebellion is as the sin of witchcraft, and stubbornness is as idolatry and teraphim (household good luck images) (AMP).
Deuteronomy 18:10-Let no one be found among you who sacrifices their son or daughter in the fire, who practices divination or sorcery, interprets omens, engages in witchcraft. (NIV)
2 Chronicles 33:6-He burned his own sons in a sacrificial rite in the Valley of Ben Hinnom. He practiced witchcraft and fortune telling. He held séances and consulted spirits from the underworld. Much evil—in God’s view a career in evil. And God was angry.
So what’s that you said about celebrating Halloween?
Prayer: Lord, give us the common sense to stay as far away from the underworld as we possibly can. In Christ’s name. Amen.
“I believe Jesus is the answer to every question.” Brenda Wood is a motivational speaker, writer and author of Heartfelt, 366 Devotions for Common Sense Living. She is also a recovered bulimic who has gained and lost several 1000 pounds over the years! She understands the pain of overweight and the agony of life with an eating disorder. Brenda is known for her common sense wisdom, sense of humor and quirky comments.
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