Jermaine Jakes - T. D. Jakes' Son
Jermaine Jakes is a data entry analyst who works with computer systems and databases to enter and update information. He is also the son of Thomas Dexter Jakes also known as T.D. Jakes and his mother Serita Jakes, are both prominent figures in the Christian community and the entertainment industry.
Jakes was born on January 4, 1980, in the United States and has four siblings who are also involved in various fields of ministry and media.
Early Life And Education
Jermaine Jakes attended Yvonne A. Ewell Townview Magnet Center High School in Dallas, Texas, where he studied Education and Social Service from 1996 to 1999.
Jakes developed an interest in data entry and analysis and pursued a career in that field. He has not disclosed much information about his current job or income, but he is reportedly doing well and enjoys work.
How Much Is Jermaine Jakes Worth?
Jermaine Jakes has not revealed his exact income or salary, but he is estimated to have a net worth of over $1 million. Jakes earned his wealth from his career as a data entry analyst and from his family’s fortune.
Jermaine's father, T.D. Jakes has a whooping net worth of $20 million just like Nick Lachey and Dan Reynolds, which he has accumulated from his work as a bishop, author, and filmmaker. Jermaine Jakes lives a luxurious life and enjoys the benefits of being a celebrity son.
In Brief About Thomas Dexter Jake's Fortune
Thomas Dexter Jakes aka T.D. Jackes has an estimated net worth of $20 million, which he has accumulated from his work as a bishop, author, and filmmaker. He is the founder and senior pastor of The Potter’s House, a non-denominational megachurch that has over 14,000 members and a 34-acre hilltop campus with a 5,000-seat auditorium.
T.D. has also published numerous books that have become best-sellers, such as Woman Thou Art Loosed, He-Motions, and Reposition Yourself. He has also produced several films that focus on faith, family, and empowerment, such as Miracles from Heaven, Heaven Is for Real, and Faith Under Fire. He has also hosted his own syndicated talk show, The T.D. Jakes Show, which aired from 2015 to 2017.
Thomas Dexter Jakes has received many honors and awards for his ministry and media work, including 12 honorary degrees and Grammy and Dove Award nominations.
Jermaine faced a significant setback in his life in 2009, when he was arrested for allegedly exposing himself and performing lewd acts in front of two undercover vice detectives at Keist Park in Dallas.
Jakes was charged with indecent exposure and released on a personal recognizance bond. He faced a lot of backlash and criticism from the public and the media for his actions, which tarnished his reputation and his family’s name. He later issued a public apology and said he sought counseling to deal with his issues.
Personal Life And Relationship
Jermaine Jakes has maintained a low profile since the scandal and has not revealed much about his personal life or relationships. He is not married and does not have any children.
Jermaine is close to his family and often spends time with them. He also supports his father’s ministry and humanitarian work through The Potter’s House, a non-denominational church that serves the community through various programs and initiatives.
About Jakes Family
Jermaine Jakes had the privilege of growing up surrounded by his dear siblings, namely Jamar Jakes, Thomas Jakes Jr., Cora Jakes Coleman, and Sarah Jakes Robert. Their relationship is marked by a deep sense of affection and unity, which continues to flourish with time.
Additionally, Jermaine was blessed to have received the invaluable guidance and blessings of his great-grandparent, Thomas Dexter Jakes, which undoubtedly played a significant role in shaping his character and worldview.
T.D. Jakes's Career And Professional Life
T.D. Jakes is a non-denominational Christian preacher who is the founder and senior pastor of The Potter’s House, a non-denominational megachurch in Dallas, Texas. He is also a New York Times best-selling author, award-winning filmmaker, and former host of the T.D. Jakes Show.
T.D. started his ministry in 1982 when he became the pastor of Greater Emanuel Temple of Faith, a storefront church in Smithers, West Virginia. He later joined the Higher Ground Always Abounding Assemblies denomination and moved to South Charleston, West Virginia, where his congregation grew to 300 members. He then moved to Cross Lanes, West Virginia, where his congregation grew to over 1,100 members.
In 1995, he founded TDJ Enterprises, which publishes his books and produces his films. He also hosted his own weekly radio and television show, Get Ready, from 1995 to 19961. In 1996, he moved to Dallas, Texas, and founded The Potter’s House. He has written numerous books that focus on faith, family, and empowerment, such as Woman Thou Art Loosed, He-Motions, and Reposition Yourself.
Thomas Dexter Jakes has also produced several films that have the same themes, such as Miracles from Heaven, Heaven Is for Real, and Faith Under Fire. He hosted his own syndicated talk show, The T.D. Jakes Show, from 2015 to 2017.
Dexter Jakes has also been involved in humanitarian work and has accompanied President George W. Bush on his visit to the areas devastated by Hurricane Katrina in 2005. He also led the early morning prayer service for President Barack Obama at St. John’s Church in Washington, D.C. in 2009.
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