Sure. Some people are always going to push the limits. But we shouldn’t run in fear. We shouldn’t let them ruin a day where we can get together as a community and have a great time.
We should redeem the day! Much like we have done with Christmas and Easter. Which also started as pagan holidays! Get outside. Enjoy your children. Enjoy your neighbors. Don’t shut yourself inside somewhere loathing in your own self righteousness. Remember… It was the religious people who also condemned Jesus for eating with sinners. He didn’t hide. He didn’t run. He sat and ate.
Would you rather make a point?… Or would you rather make a difference? That choice is up to you.
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