Whether by Divine Providence, or just good luck, I exclusively dated Catholic guys throughout high school (interestingly enough, all of French Canadian descent).
Through them, I was introduced to the world of Catholicism – it was mysterious, sensual, and completely foreign to me.
She and her husband own & operate Two Sparrows Farm & Dairy in Lowell, Michigan ( She also blogs at grew up in a home that was politely Protestant yet sometimes hostile towards organized religion.
My younger brother and I were baptized in a interdenominational church when I was 5, and though I remember occasionally attending Sunday School, most religious endeavors and efforts had ceased by the time I was in elementary school.
Times when there's a public outcry over a Cheerios ad featuring an interracial couple.
There are so many compromises to be made when you don’t share the same beliefs, so I wonder what everyone else is doing to have a successful marriage/relationship.Skin color is just the product packaging, but what happens when it's what's inside that is completely different?Whitney Belprez was received into the Catholic Church in 2008 in Grand Rapids, MI.I always felt a curiosity toward my friends and classmates who were from families of faith, but generally didn’t feel left out – all but one of my friends came from fairly non-religious families.I entered high school externally indifferent about the existence of God, and even professed some strong agnostic beliefs, but deep down I never lost this feeling that there was something more.