Why They Didn’t Tell You About Their Faith Crisis

I’ve heard from dozens of people who’ve been through a faith crisis who are frustrated with the accusation that they didn’t tell a spouse, a parent, a child, or a church leader about it while they were in the midst of it. Why do they wait for a year or more to tell those who are closest to them — or those who imagine they would have been able to help, if only they’d been early enough to intervene, before the canker had gone too deep…