October 17, 2018
From the writings of the
Rev. Billy Graham
Is it Wrong to Be Scared of Hurricanes?
Q: I live in Florida and am terrified of even the threat of a hurricane. It seems the newscasters thrive on this kind of terror. Is it wrong to be fearful?
A: People have faced ominous storms since the beginning of time. Many face them with defiance, refusing to pay attention to the warnings or prepare for catastrophe, only to be caught in the storm’s fury. There was a day when forecasters could not tell us with precision when storms would hit, but that didn’t prevent Mother Nature from sending her warni...