| Date of Birth : Mar 5th, 1963
| Age : 56 Years old
Short Bio and Age
According to Joel Osteen bio, he was born as Joel Scott Osteen on March 5, 1963 in Houston, Texas. Joel Osteen age is 56 years now. He holds an American nationality. Joel belongs to White ethnicity. His zodiac sign is Pisces. His mother, Dolores Ann worked as a nurse and his father John Osteen was a Southern Baptist pastor. Later his father founded the Lakewood Church, which Joel currently heads.
Networth and Salary
Joel Osteen networth is $50 million. His salary is $200,000 which he has entitled as senior pastor of Lakewood Church. Joel had his high school education at Humble High School, located in Humble, Texas. For his college education, Joel enrolled to study radio and television communications at Oral Roberts University. However, he did not complete his degree. Joel returned home after one year of college and he began to serve as the producer of the ministry’s Lakewood’s television program.
Joel Osteen maintained this key behind-the-scenes role for 17 years. He was encouraged by his father to join him in preaching. He finally preached his very first lecture on January 17, 1999, 6 days before the death of his father.
At present, Lakewood Church has become one of the largest Christian congregations in the United States, having grown from a membership of 5000. The church procured the Compaq Center, the former home ground of NBA side Houston Rockets in 2003. The previous Compaq Center has now been renamed to the Lakewood Church Central Campus. It was officially opened in 2005.
In October 2004, Joel Osteen released his first book Your Best Life Now: 7 Steps to Living at Your Full Potential. The book topped The New York Times Best Seller list and remained on the bestseller list for well over 2 years. According to Joel Osteen, he sustains mainly on income from his books and materials as he earns no salary from the church.
Is Joel Osteen Married? Who is his Wife?
Joel Osteen is married to his wife of over 3 decades and partner in ministry Victoria Osteen. In 1985, the couple met each other when Joel came to buy a new watch battery from a jewelry store owned by Victoria’s mother. Finally, the couple tied the knot on April 4, 1987. Though born in Huntsville, Alabama, Victoria moved to Houston with her family. Her engineer father took up a position with the NASA Space Center in Houston.
Victoria Osteen is a co-pastor at the Lakewood Church. In 2003, she founded the Lakewood Women’s Ministry. She is also an author. Mrs. Osteen released her first book Love Your Life: Living Happy, Healthy and Whole in 2008. It debuted at No. 2 of the New York Times Best Seller list.
Joel and Victoria Osteen have together 2 children. They have been married for over 30 years. They welcomed their son Jonathan on April 20, 1995 and their daughter Alexandra was born on November 9, 1999. Both of their kids studied at the University of Texas at Austin. Over the years, the couple has come under strong study over some pertinent matters. However, there have been no speculations of a divorce or separation.
Body Measurements: Height and Weight
Joel Osteen height is 5 feet 11 inches. His weight is not available now. His body measurements are not available now. His hair is black while his eyes are blue.
Wiki and Social Media
Joel Osteen is active on social sites such as Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. Joel has a huge fans following him on such media. More info about his personal and professional life can be found on Joel Osteen Wikipedia page and other wiki sites.