Have you ever thought of how not having a father has affected you? Or maybe your father was around but he was emotionally absent.
There is a crisis in America. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, 19.7 million children, more than 1 in 4, live without a father in the home. Consequently, there is a “father factor” in nearly all of the societal ills facing America today. Research shows when a child is raised in a father-absent home, he or she is affected in the following ways… Source: 2017. U.S. Census Burau. Data represent children living without a biological, step, or adoptive father.
The US Depart of Justice states that children from fatherless homes account for:
Suicide: 63% of youth suicide
Runaways: 90% of all homeless and runaway youth
Behavioral Disorders: 85% of all children that exhibit behavioral disorders
High School Dropouts:71% of all high school drop outs
Juvenile Detention Rates: 70% of juveniles in state- operated institutions
Substance Abuse: 75% adolescent patients in substance abuse
Aggression: 75% of rapists motivated by anger
The above statistics are very sad and alarming, in some cultures the stats are even worse. 57.6% of black children, 31.2% of Hispanic children, 20.7% of white children are living with absent from their biological fathers. Source: Family Structure and Children’s Living Arrangements 2013 Current Population Report. U.S. Census Bureau July 1, 2012.
Several people in ministry and those in leadership positions carry these wounds. This type of wound will hinder your relationship with God. It hinders your ability to hear and receive the word. Broken and wounded people only, produce more wounded and broken people.
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His Love and Blessings,
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