Does the Shape of Families Shape Faith? Challenging the Churches to Confront the Impact of Family Change

Does the Shape of Families Shape Faith? Challenging the Churches to Confront the Impact of Family Change

Family Scholars

Institute for American Values, 2013 - 120 pages

Subjects: Marriage, Divorce, Children of divorce, Family, Family structure

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Does the Shape of Families Shape Faith? represents a major effort to examine and understand the religious and spiritual lives of young adults who experienced parental divorce.

In addition to highlighting the most recent scholarly work on the subject, this report offers extended reflections from a mainline pastor who has ministered to many youth and families. It closes with recommendations for pastors, youth ministers and youth sponsors, parents, children of divorce (young and grown), church members, and marriage ministries.

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