How we talk to our kids about religion is an evolving skill. It used to be that parents just passed onto their kids what they themselves were taught as children. But as more and more Americans move away from religion (7.5 million of us in the last two years alone), many people having a tough time broaching the topic with the little ones.
Coming out of any proverbial closet can be hard. For those of us who have hidden part of our identities from people we know and love, finally revealing that thing can be daunting. Fear and anxiety, no matter how ungrounded, have a way of clutching our hearts.