We read a quote and statistic today that was eye-catching to say the least!
40% of families in your church and community are blended families.
Yup – that’s us! We are in the growing statistic of couples who got married, had kids, got divorced and then remarried. And our kids are still under 18 so they are living with us part-time.
There was a time, which seemed not too long ago, when our churches and communities were mostly filled with the “traditional” family – meaning married once with kids.
But, as we all know, over the last couple of decades blended family living has been on the rapid increase.
In fact, approximately 33% of all weddings today will form step-families. Continue reading “Who Is In Your Church?”