Charles E. Stokes, Amber Lapp, and David Lapp
Stokes and Lapps

Charles E. Stokes is assistant professor of sociology at Samford University and a senior fellow at the Institute for Family Studies. Amber Lapp and David Lapp are research fellows at the Institute for Family Studies and co-directors of the Love and Marriage in Middle America Project.

A Bit Of Religion Can Be Bad For Marriage

Attending church regularly during young adulthood appears to significantly decrease the risk of divorce, even for early marriages.