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    Whats not to love!
    Life is far too serious so why not have a fun day with lollies!

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    Default Re: Not believing in Halloween?

    I hate it, but that's because I'm lazy and disorganised and we're lucky to have a birthday event planned by me let alone Halloween, mothers day, fathers day, easter, Christmas etc etc

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    We don't celebrate it either.

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    Default Not believing in Halloween?

    I'm doing it in my room so that I have an abundance of multicultural activities for my program. As it is something that we don't traditionally celebrate in Australia.
    Each to their own. I don't enforce it or anything if a parent requested their child not participate I'd respect their wishes.

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    If you ask my kids about Halloween they say "No, we aren't American."
    It's a suck in and I'm not about giving kids knocking on my door free candy. I paid for the candy, I'll be eating the candy.

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    Default Re: Not believing in Halloween?

    Quote Originally Posted by Bubs'n'Roses View Post
    If you ask my kids about Halloween they say "No, we aren't American."
    It's a suck in and I'm not about giving kids knocking on my door free candy. I paid for the candy, I'll be eating the candy.
    Are you sure they're not American? Their mum calls lollies 'candy'

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    Well we're Christians and we LOOOOOOOVE Halloween.

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    Default Not believing in Halloween?

    Excuse my ignorance but why don't some Christians like Halloween?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Elijahs Mum View Post
    Excuse my ignorance but why don't some Christians like Halloween?
    Because it's a pagan celebration.

    But for us it's scary things, fun and lollies. We also celebrate Diwali without the Hindu aspect, like many people celebrate Christmas and Easter without the Christian aspect.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Elijahs Mum View Post
    Excuse my ignorance but why don't some Christians like Halloween?
    As a non christian, my understanding is that (some) christians regarding it as honouring (for want of a better word) the occult.

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