Parenting as a church leader

Parenting when you are also a church leader can bring up some unique situations and challenges!

But there are practical things we can do to enable our families to flourish in the goldfish bowl of church life.

Read 📙

Based on years of research and experience in church leadership, Rachel Turner's latest book Parenting as a church leader is available now.

Watch 🖥️

We will be running the Parenting as a Church Leader sessions again soon. Keep an eye out here for the next dates, or sign up to our mailing list to be kept in the loop!

Alternatively, you can also book a Parenting as a Church Leader day (in person or online) for your region or denomination.

We also have a seminar 'Parenting as  a church leader in this time of change' to help you navigate the current situation.


Join our online community* to ask questions and share experiences with people in similar situations. You can ask anything, big or small and problem solve whatever you're facing together.

We at Parenting for Faith are here to support you too, so if you have questions for us, or specific resources that would be helpful, just get in touch, we'd love to help. 

*Please note to keep this a safe space, you need to answer three quick questions before being admitted to the group.

Explore 🖱️

In our online community group, you will also find six Q&A sessions with Rachel Turner, discussion questions/journalling prompts and session outlines.

You can also browse the videos and articles below, which will be adding to over the coming months. 


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Being just another family

11 Aug 2020
A clergy family will inevitably attract a lot of attention from people in church - so how can you manage that pressure and allow your family to be just another family?

Preaching © Lee Turner licensed under CC BY-NC-ND 2.0 / Cropped & Scaled