Sadly, many do not have the right understanding of the proper role family (biological and spiritual) should play in the Christian life. Instead, many have (perhaps unknowingly) placed family on a platform above or equal to the worship of God.

When we hear the word “idol,” our mind usually goes to wooden statues or golden calves in the Old Testament. In the Bible, idol worship seemed to be a recurring problem for God’s people. Is “idol worship” an issue today? Do God’s people still struggle with ascribing worth and worship to crea…