Jack Graham Biography
Jack Graham is the pastor of Prestonwood Baptist Church, one of the nation’s largest, most dynamic congregations. He is a noted author of numerous books, including Man of God, Unseen and a new book, Angels: Who They Are, What They Do and Why It Matters, will be published soon. His passionate, biblical teaching is also seen and heard across the country and throughout the world on PowerPoint Ministries.
Jack Graham Age
He was born on June 30 1950 in Conway in Faulkner County in central Arkansas. He is 68 years of age as at now.
Jack Graham Wife
He is married to Deb.
Jack Graham Education
His life took a steady course into Christian ministry that continued during his formative years in Fort Worth, Texas. In 1970, at the age of twenty, he was ordained pastor. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree at Hardin-Simmons University in Abilene.
By 1976, he also completed work for a Master of Divinity degree with honors from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Fort Worth. Four more years went by, and Graham received a Doctor of Ministry degree in “Church and Proclamation.”
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Jack Graham Kids
He have three married children and eight grandchildren
Jack Graham Quotes
- “Sometimes God has to put us flat on our back before we are looking up to Him”.
- “If you’re single, use this time now to make the biggest impact you can for God’s Kingdom Status”
- “Quo is Latin for the mess we are in.”
Jack Graham Career
He began his ministry as pastor of East Side Baptist in Cross Plains in Callahan County, Texas (1970–1971). Following his associate pastorate at Sagamore Hill Baptist Church (1972–1975), he went on to pastor First Baptist Church in Hobart, Oklahoma (1975–1978), First Baptist Church in Duncan, Oklahoma (1978–1981), and First Baptist Church in West Palm Beach, Florida (1981–1989).
In 1989, Prestonwood Baptist Church, then a Dallas congregation with a membership of approximately 11,000, called Graham as pastor after its founding pastor, Bill Weber, admitted to an extramarital affair and resigned. As the church family continued to increase by some 2,000 members annually, leaders and members prayed, investigated, deliberated and finally, in 1999 built a new 7,500-seat worship facility, school and ministry complex on 150 acres (0.61 km2) in west Plano.
In 2006, Prestonwood opened its second campus in Prosper, near U.S. Highway 380 and Dallas Parkway. That same year, the church also completed a new children’s wing and updated its facilities for PowerPoint Ministries, including an upgrade to High Definition (HDTV).
The church reached the 43,000-member mark in 2018, with regular attendance at worship services averaging about 17,000. He has served two terms as president of the Southern Baptist Convention, the largest American Baptist denomination, with 16 million members, and as president of the SBC Pastor’s Conference.
He served as Honorary Chairman of the 2015 National Day of Prayer and is currently a member of President Donald Trump’s Religious Advisory Council. He participated in the National Prayer Service at the Washington National Cathedral the day after the inauguration.
Jack Graham Books
- Courageous Parenting
- Are You Fit for Life
- A Man of God
- Diamonds in the Dark
- Lesson from the Heart
- Powering Up
- A Hope and a Future
- Life According Jesus
- Power for Daily Living
- Sunset Chasing
Jack Graham Net Worth
He has an approximate net worth of $100K-1M
Jack Graham Height
His height is 1.81 M
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