T.D. Jakes, the Bishop of Potter’s House, is well-known for his lectures, which can be seen on Trinity Broadcasting Network, Lightsource.com, The Word Network, The Daystar Television Network, and Black Entertainment Television.
Jakes was born in South Charleston, West Virginia, on June 9, 1957, and raised in Vandalia, where he attended local Baptist churches. As his father was unable to work, he worked in a variety of local companies during his adolescence. He began part-time preaching in local churches and also enrolled in West Virginia State University, but he was unable to complete his studies and left the university soon after. He kept his part-time preaching job and went to work for local Union Carbide. Serita Jamison was his first love, and he married her in 1992.Jake became well-known after becoming the pastor of the Greater Emanuel Temple of Faith, and as the church expanded in size, so did Jake’s prominence as a preacher and speaker. He managed The Master’s Plan, a radio ministry, from 1982 to 1985. Bishop Sherman Watkins was a big supporter of Jakes. After ordaining him as a minister of the Higher Ground Assembly, he urged him to form a church in Charleston. Jakes took correspondence classes to finish his schooling. Jakes earned his Doctor of Ministry in Religious Studies from Friends International Christian University in 1995 after earning his M.A. in 1990. He also started a television ministry, which grew in popularity and success day by day.
Potter’s House, a nondimensionalize megachurch in Dallas, Texas, was created by him in 1996. He had 50 employees with him, as well as his wife and children. The church’s membership rose at a rapid pace. From its inception to 1998, membership increased from 7000 to 14000. Jake was invited to join President George W. Bush. When he went to see the areas damaged by Hurricane Katrina. Jake also led an early morning prayer session for Barack Obama at St. John’s Church in 2009.
T.D. Jakes, who was born on June 9, 1957, is 64 years old today, January 27, 2022. He stands 1.9 meters tall and weighs 80 kilograms.
Jake made a lot of money as a successful pastor, novelist, and filmmaker. T.D. Jake’s net worth is estimated to be around $20 million as of January 2022. His current home is valued roughly $1,700,000, and he also owns another brick property in pink with four garages, which is worth around $2,600,000. In addition to all of his other accomplishments, Jakes is a fantastic author. Six of his books have made the top ten religious best sellers list in the United States. Since 1993, one million copies of his novels have been sold.