Joel Osteen Net Worth: Joel Osteen is an American Senior Pastor of Lakewood Church, preacher, televangelist, and author. He was born on March 5, 1963, in Houston, Texas. Joel has earned a lot through his career, his sermons are live telecast on the channel 128 of the Sirius XM Satellite Radio. He is one of the best sellers of the New York, and renown as the smiling preacher, due to his humble nature. The net worth of the Joel Osteen is $ 40 million USD.
- Birth name: Joel Osteen
- Birthdate: March 5, 1963
- Birth place: Houston, Texas
- Spouse: Victoria Osteen
- Children: Alexandra Osteen (daughter), Jonathan Osteen (son)
Early life of the Joel Osteen
Joel is the son of the John Osteen (father) and Dolores Pilgrim (mother). He is the follower of his father passion, he was the founder of the Lakewood Church. Now, Joel is the pastor at the Lakewood Church. Osteen studied TV communications and Radio communication from the Oral Roberts University, located in Tulsa, Oklahoma. But due to domestic reasons, he had not completed his degree and moved to the Houston. His father died due to a heart attack. He started the TV program named “Lakewood” at the sermons of his father. This show remained telecasted for more than 17 years and ends in January 1999.
Joel Osteen – Career
Joel was impressed by his father, and his father motivated him towards the preaching. He had worked at the back stage for many years along with his father. Joel preached his first sermon with his father, on January 17, 1999. After 6 days, his father died due to a heart attack. He was appointed as the senior pastor at the Lakewood Church after the death of his father, on 3 October 1999. His voters and the fans stats reached to 43K.
He did work for the improvement of the Lakewood Church, he added the Compaq Center to it whose cost is $ 105 million USD. The makeovers of the Compaq Center was completed in 1.5 years. He arranged the grand opening of the Lakewood, and more than 56K people have attended this ceremony. Famous personalities like the Texas Governor named Rick Perry and House Minority Leader named Nancy Pelosi have also attended the opening ceremony.
The branches and the services are spread to more than 100 countries of the world. Barbara Walters mentioned him in the top 10 Most Fascinating People, in 2006. He is the best author and he is one of the favorite authors of the John McCain. Osteen was once invited to the White House for the Easter breakfast lead by the Barack Obama (Former president of the America), in 2010.
Body measurements – Joel Osteen
- Height: 5 feet 11 inches (155 cm)
- Eyes color: blue
- Weight: 68 kg or 149 lbs.
- Ethnicity: White American
- Hair Color: Light Brown
- Shoe size: 10 US
Joel Osteen – Married life
He is a married man and his married life is going well. Joel married to the Victoria Osteen, in 1987. She is the co-pastor along her husband at Lakewood Church. The duo has 2 children named Alexandra Osteen (daughter), and Jonathan Osteen (son).
How much is Joel Osteen Net worth?
Joel is a famous and successful author, he had earned much revenue from his career. The net worth of the Joel Osteen is $ 40 million USD.
Joel Osteen – Famous books
- The Power of I Am (2015)
- Become a Better You (2007)
- You Can, You Will: 8 Undeniable Qualities of a Winner (2014)
- Your Best Life Now (2004)
- I Declare: 31 Promises to Speak Over Your Life (2012)
- Every Day a Friday (2011)
- It’s Your Time: Activate Your Faith, Achieve Your Dreams, and Increase in God’s Favor (2009)
- your best life begins each morning (2008)
- Fresh Start: The New You Begins Today (2015)
- Think Better, Live Better (2016)