Currently alive, at 59 years of age.
1957 – Born on June 9 in South Charleston, West Virginia is an American televangelist.
1979 – Pastor Jakes opened the doors of his first church located in a storefront facility in Montgomery, WV with only 10 members.
1996 – He founded The Potter’s House with about 50 families as members that had relocated with him from his former congregation, Greater Emmanuel Temple of Faith in Cross Lanes, West Virginia.
– Current pastor of The Potter’s House.