Blended Family Ministries

A blended family begins after loss and change, which affects all members of the family. Become a "Smart Stepfamily" through practical and realistic solutions to the common issues faced by stepfamilies. These biblically based studies are suitable for pre-marrieds, re-marriages, or individuals involved in any of the multitude of ways stepfamilies are brought together.

Common myths surrounding stepfamilies:

• Stepfamily blending happens quickly. 

• A stepfamily is the same as a first-marriage family. 

• Love between the step-relationships occurs instantly. 

• Stepparents are wicked. 

• Children whose parents divorce and remarry are damaged permanently. 

• It helps children to withdraw from their nonresidential parent.

Jeff Reinking
Marriage & Family