We have two kids, so communication about everything is important.

Right now, they are young and they aren’t asking too many questions about why mommy takes them to church and daddy stays home.

I still live by that and have found myself in conflict with my current pastor on a couple different occasions.

This thought also applies to learning about other religions.

I spent my summers volunteering at a Christian camp and helping lead other young people to Christ, and I spent my school years practicing percussion instruments and studying." data-reactid="12"I grew up in a Christian household, but not a fundamentalist one.

My parents were strict, but I didn’t have a problem with it.

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