Paula Michelle White-Cain aka Paula White is famously known as a Pentecostal Christian televangelist and Television celebrity. She is best known for her television show named Paula White Today. Paula is also the senior priest of a multi-traditional megachurch named New Destiny Christian Center near Orlando in Florida. She, along with her ex-husband Randy White founded the International church “Without Walls” in Tampa.
Paula is known to be one of the powerful independent women of America. According to Orlando Magazine, she is positioned at #3 on the list of “50 Most Powerful 2017: Philanthropy & Community Voices” in their 2017 issue. Here is a quick summary of Paula White’s net worth in 2018, career and earnings.
The daughter of Myra Joanelle and Donald Paul Furr III was born on April 20, 1966, in Tupelo, Mississippi. Her parents were the owner of a toy and craft store in Tupelo. Paula childhood was not the one that you read about in books. Her parents were divorced when she was just 5 years old. That became worst when her father committed suicide. This situation pushed her family into poverty, and her mother gave herself away to alcohol.
During that time she grew up under caregivers. In an interview, she said that she went through a horrible time during her childhood as she was mentally and physically abused by numerous people. After her mother’s second marriage to a military man, Paula moved to her stepfather’s house in Washington D.C. Paula was graduated from Seneca Valley High School in Maryland.
Paula White first married to Dean Knight during her teenage years. She gave birth to a baby boy when she was just 18 years old. When she baptized into the Christianity soon after that, she went through divorced with her husband. After that, she starts dating a third-generation preacher Randy White. After dating for some months, they both get married, but in 2007, Paula got divorced. Paula married to her third husband singer and musician Jonathan Cain on April 27, 2015.
At the age of 18, she pledged to devoted her life to god so; she converted to Christianity at the Damascus Church of God. As her life was not going well but after meeting with Randy White, her life took a drastic turn around. Paula and Randy founded the Without Walls International Church which was formerly named as South Tampa Christian Center. The Initial days of their church were not smooth as they wanted. In the starting days, they didn’t have the reorganization or even the support from local administration.
Because of their financial status crumbled, they didn’t even have the salary for their initial two years. The church got the reorganization after their so many programs behind which there was a lot of hard work and sheer dedication. In 2014, the Without Walls International Church announced as the seventh largest church in the U.S. with the parishioners of 20,000. In 2009, Paula was announced as the senior pastor Without Walls International Church due to her husband’s bad health.
Paula wanted to reach out to more people so, she choose the popular mode of television. In 2001, she recorded her first episode of “Paula White Today” which was telecast by nine most popular television networks included Trinity Broadcast Network and Black Entertainment Television. After the succession of her show, she became minister to several well-known personalities like Darryl Strawberry, Michael Jackson, and Gary Sheffield. She is also appointed as a personal minister of the prime minister of America Donald Trump.
Awards & Achievements
Paula White is one of the most successful women around the world. She has achieved many awards for her generous work. She was awarded the “Rosa Parks Lifetime Achievement Award” in 2013. Apart from that, she has won awards like “Impact Leadership Award,” “The Humanitarian Award,” “Mind, Body, Spirit Award” and “Trailblazer Award.”
Net Worth of Paula White
Paula White’s net worth is estimated to be $6.5 million. Her major source of income is earning from her talk show. Paula runs her owned website, in which her followers can buy spiritual stuff.
She also established her ten successful books, which also added to her net worth. Paula recently brought a house worth of $2.1 million and also a condo in New York City worth of around $3.5 million.
Paula White is the perfect example of “if you work hard, success will follow you.” With her hard work and devotion, she became one of the successful women in the world. People adore her and follow her on her footsteps. Her entertaining and honest behavior always praised by her followers. Many famous people described her as a strong woman as well as a great human being.