t seems that sometimes, raising a child within any religious setting is seen as indoctrination. I don't believe that. Being a religious, spiritual person around them, being true to myself, is not harming them in any way. It is good for children to see a life lived within a set of morals, guidelines and beliefs. It gives them an example to work from, so they will be able to discern the difference between a spiritually stable and unstable foundation.
In the long run, what religion they choose, if any, will be based upon a firm understanding of the need for skepticism, observation of any manmade religious structure. THAT is the best gift you can give your child; the ability to ask a question.
So don't be afraid to be Wiccan, or pagan, or whatever in front of your child. You're not brainwashing them against their will.
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