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Mike Murdock Biography, Career, Education, Height, Age, Family, and Net Worth.
Who Is Mike Murdock?
Mike Dean Murdock is an American Christian singer, songwriter, televangelist, and pastor. As a pastor, he ministers at The Wisdom Center Ministry, located in Halton City, Texas. In addition, he is well known for his support of prosperity theology and lectures all over the world. Moreover is the host of the television show School of Wisdom with Mike Murdock.
By 1989, he was a pastor at The PtL Club, where he gained attention during the PTL scandal. The attention came after he asked viewers to donate to Jim Bakker and Tammy Faye Bakker citing that they help broken marriages and people. Moreover, The PTL later declared bankruptcy, and Bakker was jailed for fraud involving his ministry.
Furthermore, Mike bragged about buying a jet with cash on an episode of Last Week Tonight with John Oliver, lambasting his flock for being jealous and urged them to “be joyful” for him
Fort Worth Star-Telegram made a report in 1999, citing that Mike had declined an interview request. Furthermore, they cited that Mike had previously refused to answer questions about finances. The Fort Worth Star-Telegram ran a statement in 2003 concerning Mike giving association (donor-raised) money to pick family members on his group’s board.
Furthermore, the Associated Press reported on March 3, 2003, that Mike requested followers for money to help the needy. However, he spent more than 60% of donations on overhead, including his pay, and just a small percentage (said to be “legal minimums of 1% to 3%”) on aiding the needy or any other “public interest” cause.
In 2004, the Fort Worth Star-Telegram gave another report where they claimed that Mke had started a church and the law allows him to keep his financial records undisclosed. Furthermore, the association purchased the International Faith Center in Haltom City, Texas, in August 2004, after that they rebranded it to The Wisdom Center, currently operating as a church.
The Fort Worth Star-Telegram announced on March 22, 2012, that Murdock’s home, valued at $1.5 million, was for sale. The 9,943-square-foot
A 25-room mansion on 6.89 acres was initially posted for sale on Realtor.com on November 29, 2011, for $3.2 million, and then again on September 4, 2013, for $2.7 million.
Moreover, his weekly television show, Wisdom Keys with Mike Murdock, has aired on TBN, CBN, BET, INSP, WORD, Daystar Television Network, and other networks.
How Old Is Mike Murdock?
He was born on 18th, April 1946, and currently, she is aged 75 years old.
Who are Mike Murdock’s Parents?
He was born in Lake Charles, Louisiana to his parents J.E. and Willie Murdock.
Does He Have Siblings?
Murdock has four sisters, however much is not known about them.
Mike Murdock Education
He enrolled in LaGrange High School for his high school education. After that, he joined Southwestern Assemblies of God University, however, he never completed as he left after three semesters in 1966.
Currently, he is not married or dating someone, however, he was married to Linda Lormand from 1966 to 1979.
Mike Murdock’s Kids
Together with his first ex-wife, they adopted a child by the name of Jay Sustain.
He stands at an average height of 1.79m tall.
Mike Murdock Net’s Worth
As of 2021,` his net worth was estimated to be around $8 million.