How to Promote Belonging In Your Family | 31 Days:Day 20 | ImpressYourKids


October 20, 2011 | Filed in: 31 Days | by Amanda

We walked into a drugstore yesterday and sitting directly to our left was a 3 foot tall hooded ghost-spectre-death guy. My daughter covered her eyes and turned away (our always-working-on-being-brave girl) but my son looked at it and said, “We don’t like that guy!” I laughed and said, “You’re right, buddy. We don’t like that guy!”

We’ve never had a conversation about Halloween. Or ghosts or disembodied spirits. But apparently he’s picked up on what we like and don’t like as a family. It’s an unspoken rule that we don’t do Halloween. It’s those little unspoken rules that make your family have that special and unique quirks thing about it.

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About melichte

Director of Women's and Children's Ministries at Taft Avenue Community Church in Orange, CA, and trying my best to implement and encourage Family Ministry concepts and approaches in all aspects of what I do.
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