If we are going to minister to kids from non-traditional homes and minister to their families, we have to understand what a family is. It seems like an easy thing – to define the word family. It seems easy, that is, until you try to do it. Seriously though, take five minutes away from reading the rest of this article and write down your own definition of the word “family.” It is just one word afterall.
One recent report on the status family concluded the following: