PK Life

We hope these provide you with some food for thought and inspire some thought-provoking conversations. We'll continue adding reviewed articles regularly to the PK (clergy kids) Library.

Doing Ministry Together
The results of our clergy family research which explores what life is like in a clergy family and the affect ministry has on spouses and children in Australia.

Prodigal Pastor Kids: Fact or Fiction?
Great information on PKs & faith.

A Pastor from the UK discussing the 'lost voices' of PKs and their unique experiences.

Fun and true! How many of these do you agree with?!

The Pastor’s Kids PodCast
A great US channel for late-teen to young adult PKs. They chat about a wide range of topics and offer useful ways to address tricky problems.
Great research about the stresses PKs experience with some ideas on facing them.

7 Things A Pastor’s Kid Needs From A Father 
A helpful list from a PK about how pastors can show their kids they matter & teach them about the bible.

Preacher’s Kids: Their Unique Challenges and Battles
Written by a pastor, a great read to know more about the unique PK life.

A great eye-opener and introduction to potential issues that clergy kids might face while in ministry.

The Pastor’s Kid, By Barnabas Piper

A great, modern book about the ups & downs of being a PK.

Clergy Kids: Give Them A Break 
A psychologist's take on being a PK and what helps them the most. Great insight and direction.


“Preacher’s Kids Are The Worst”: Results Of A Survey Amoung Dutch Clergy Children
Research done with thousands of PKs about their experiences. A great read if you'd like to know more about being a PK and if other people have had an experience like yours.