Leaving the Fold

[Note: This piece was originally posted at "Enlightened Life."] by Jesslyn Five years ago, we commenced our homeschooling journey.  We were moderate christians, active in church and we believed in our faith wholeheartedly.  My 2 oldest were very interested in the solar system and dinosaurs and we spent a great part of that year learning about those subjects.  Our approach was purely scientific and secular.  I had a few moments of doubt (as a christian) about what we were learning but felt confident that “exposing” them to secular science was a good thing.  As the years progressed and we traveled deeper into the homeschooling world, I was faced with some tough … [Read more...]