David Paul Jeremiah is a New York Time best-selling author. He is an Evangelical Christian who is also a conservative. He also founded the Turning Point Radio and Television Ministries. Apart from all this, he is a pastor. He belongs to the Shadow Mountain Community Church, located in a suburb of San Diego. Go on reading to know David Jeremiah’s net worth in 2018, professional career and personal life below.
David Jeremiah Early Life
Jeremiah was born on February 13, 1941, in the city of Toledo in Ohio. He completed his graduation from Cedarville University in the year 1963 and obtained his master’s degree from Dallas Theological Seminary in 1967. In 1981, he was awarded an honorary Doctor of Divinity from Cedarville.
David Jeremiah Career, Awards & Achievement
In 1981, he became the pastor of Shadow Mountain Community Church after Tim LaHaye stepped down. His connection to the Church is what led to the establishment of the church’s affiliation to Southern Baptist Convention.
The following year, Jeremiah started the Turning Point Ministries, which took the bible on to a multi-media platform. Turning Point is a radio programme that runs for the duration of half an hour and airs Jeremiah’s sermons. In 2000, Turning Point Ministries even developed its television programme. The programme features Bible study, preaching and worship music.
Turning Point airs on over two thousand stations worldwide. It is accessible to over 480 million people and around 2.7 billion homes.
Apart from this, Jeremiah is the author of various books on theology and morality. He has been the author and has been a collaborator in over fifty countries.
In 1994 and 1998, doctors found him to be suffering from lymphoma. He underwent extensive surgery and also stem cell transplant therapy.
His current job is to be a part of President Donald Trump’s evangelical advisory board.
He published “The Jeremiah Study Bible: NKJV” in 2013, which has sold 340,000 copies since then.
He released his latest book, Is This The End? Signs of God’s Providence in a Disturbing New World, in 2016 which appeared in the New York Times Best Seller’s list, the USA Today’s Best Seller’s list as well as the Wall Street Journal’s Best Seller’s list.
Jeremiah has several other popular books to his credit which talk about the teachings from the Bible. For instance, ‘Slaying The Giants In Your Life’ that came out in the 2009 talks about how we must fight the ones who are challenging our current beliefs. This book takes up several real-life stories to help teach the readers properly. Similarly, books like Living With Confidence In A Chaotic World and Agents of the Apocalypse offer several teachings by taking examples from the Bible and the real life. Out of the 54 books written by Jeremiah, some other popular ones are God Loves You: He Always Has – He Always Will, The Jeremiah Study Bible (also termed as a legacy resource), The Coming Economic Armageddon: What Bible Prophecy Warns About the New Global Economy, etc.
Awards & Achievement
In 1998, his book, Prayer – The Great Adventure, won the Gold Medallion Award for Best Christian Living Book. In 2003, his book, My Heart’s Desire won the Gold Medallion Award for Best Inspirational Book.
Net Worth of David Jeremiah
David has an estimated net worth of $25 million. His revenue stems from his inspirational books and his sermons that have inspired millions of people.
David Jeremiah is an enormously successful author as well as an excellent pastor. He is respected by his parishioners as well as by his readers. His books are extremely well written and have deservedly won their spot on the bestseller lists.