As part of the interviewing for working together, he asked me what my story was, how I was brought up in the church, my core beliefs, etc. I was fascinated by the request but realized how important it was to accurately reflect these so our business arrangement could be long term and successful.
Have you ever been asked to share what you believe with someone as part of understanding who you are? What would you say if they did ask you, or would you say it is private? See, I am of the school of thought that we should always be willing to share our story, whether it be about our religion, our interests, family, etc. People want to know who they are working with. I encourage you to practice your story telling, in both written and verbal form.
Here is what I sent back, as a reference for you, and perhaps to help you understand me a bit more.
"I come from a strong Christian background with two good parents who invested in me. I also experienced a consistent run of quality teachers and ministers at the Southern Baptist churches where I attended growing up.