#4: Child Abuse, Neglect and the Child of Divorce

Wayne Stocks —  In Abuse and Neglect December 31, 2012

Editor’s Note: Welcome back to our count down of our most popular posts ever.  Today we tackle #4 on the all time list.

child-abuseEarly on in the ministry of Divorce Ministry 4 Kids, we came across a study that indicated that living with a single parents or in a step-family increases the likelihood that children will experience abuse or neglect.  We spent a month talking about what abuse is, how to recognize it, what to do about it, and what type of plan your church should have.  Our sample policy on reporting abuse and neglect comes in #7 all time on our list putting this series in the #4 spot.  Al l12 installments rank in our top 100 with 8 of the twelve ranking in the top 20 of all posts.  Here is the complete series: