Doctor of Ministry (DMin)
Primary Subject Area
Blended family, Co-parenting, Divorce, Step children, Step family, Stepparents
Beck, Ronald Lee, "Effective Blended Family Ministry in the Twenty-first Century Church" (2009). Doctoral Dissertations and Projects. 267.
The Blended or Step family is the number one family unit in the United States today. As a result, it is imperative that the New Testament Church learn to more effectively minister to the needs of this growing family group. Although the blended family has many issues, six of the more prevalent issues are discussed in this thesis with solutions given to help any family in the blending process to have a better chance of success.