Some Reflections On Fatherhood In America

Sadly, millions of young women end up raising their children all by themselves.  As a result, nearly one-fourth of all U.S. children are growing up in a home without a father…

There is little doubt that America is experiencing an unprecedented fatherless crisis. Approximately 80% of single-parent homes are led by single mothers; therefore, leading to nearly 25% of our youth growing up without a father in the home.

Of course having a father present in the home is no guarantee that everything will work out just fine.  Without a doubt, there are a lot of bad fathers out there.

But study after study has shown shown that children that grow up in a home without a father are much less likely to do well as adults.  Here are just a couple of key numbers