Everyone has concepts about the shapes, styles, and dynamics of American families – some more accurate than others. In fact, some of the most popular data at barna.org is about families and kids. In this section of the Barna website, you can access our latest research and resources on parents, families, and children.
May 6, 2014—What is God's purpose for my life? That's a hard question for anyone, but it's particularly tricky for American women today.
November 12, 2013 — Katy Perry. Rick Warren. Anne Graham Lotz. Franklin Graham. The Jonas Brothers. Frank Schaeffer. Jessica Simpson. All of these names, disparate though they may seem, have something in common: They are all pastors kids.
Nov. 5, 2013 — When most people reference the changing of the family structure, it’s usually a negative connotation—signifying the disintegration of the traditional family. But there’s another force at work changing the family make–up that is as positive as it is powerful, and Christians are among the most likely groups to address this cause.
July 9, 2013 - Costumed skits, scavenger hunts on the lawn, puppet shows and safari-themed snacks and sing-a-longs—it’s either the best birthday party a kid could ask for or the free kids’ program the church down the street puts on every summer.
- How Technology is Influencing Families
- Does Having Children Make Parents More Active Churchgoers?
- New Research Explores the Long-Term Effect of Spiritual Activity among Children and Teens
- New Marriage and Divorce Statistics Released
- Christian Parents Are Not Comfortable With Media But Buy Them for Their Kids Anyway