Joel Osteen was born on March 5, 1963, in Houston, Texas, to parents Joel Osteen and Dolores Pilgrim.

He is one of six children born to his parents. His father, a former Southern Baptist pastor,

founded Lakewood Church behind the old feed store.

He is currently the pastor of that church.

Joel graduated from Humble High School, a small public school in Humble City, Texas.

He completed his bachelor's degree in 1981 and later attended Oral Roberts University in Tulsa,

Oklahoma, where he learned about radio and television communications.

But, he did not graduate in the same subject.

He did not take any degree from Divinity School which is normal.

In 1982, Joel returned to Houston and founded the Lakewood television program.

He produced television sermons about his father which he continued

for almost 17 years until 1999 when his father unexpectedly died of a heart attack.

Being born on 5 March 1963, Joel Osteen is 57 years old as of today’s date 24th January 2021. His height is 1.80 m tall, and his weight is 72 kg.

Joel Osteen met his wife Victoria when he went to his mother's jewelry store to fix a broken watch battery.

Two years later, they made their way to the store where Victoria worked.

They started dating and got married in April 1987. Together they share two children, Jonathan and Alexander.

Its net worth is estimated to be around $110 million. The primary source of income for a publicist comes from the sale of his books.

Joel claims that his books pay him well and that he takes no salary from the church.

His books are among the best-selling books and his teachings are reaching more than 20 million people worldwide.

The preacher is very wealthy and lives with his family and gives him a house worth $10.5 million. He also has an expensive yacht.

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