The world has a lot to offer to the one who utilizes his/her time wisely. Many great personalities like Mike Murdock have set amazing examples for us all. We truly look up to them and idolize them greatly.
He has inspired many people and it’s not because of his success, rather it is because of his charismatic persona, compelling speeches, and inspiring quotes.
About Mike Murdock
Mike Dean Murdock is a famous American personality and singer. He is a man with many talents. Besides singing he is also a pastor, author, and televangelist. He is one of the most influential and persuasive speakers in America.
Early Life And Family
He was born on April 14, 1946, to Willie and JE Murdock and has four sisters. His birthplace is Lake Charles, Louisiana (USA). He did his schooling at LaGrange High School. He left his higher education incomplete after finishing three semesters in 1966 at Southwestern Universities at God Assemblies.
He married Linda Lormand in 1966. He adopted a son with her. Currently, his son Jay Sustain is a DJ producer and music recorder. Mike and Linda’s 13-year marriage ended in 1979. Currently, Mike resides in Haltom City, Texas. Even at the present age of 75, he doesn’t fail to surprise his followers with his wisdom and knowledge.
Career And Major Milestones
He tops the list under the category of the most influential Americans. He hosts the show School of Wisdom. Many know him as Dr. Mike Murdock because of the spiritual knowledge he has to offer to the world. He also has his weekly television program called Wisdom Keys with Mike Murdock. His persuasive talks and speeches have given him a huge fan following. He is the founder of The Wisdom Centre which is one of his greatest sources of Income.
He has written around 250 books. ‘The Wisdom Commentary’, ‘Secrets of the Richest Man who ever lived’, ‘The 3 Most Important Things In Your Life’, ‘Dream Seed’, ‘The Uncommon Leader:31 Ways of Unlocking Your Greatness’ are some of his most popular books in America.
He is a very famous television star who has starred on many channels like CBN, Daystar Television Network, and TBN. It’s Prosperity theology which he propagates around the world, this has gained him a lot of admiration.
A Few Things You Didn’t Know About Him
He has won a million hearts but his journey to stardom was not a smooth one. He faltered many times but stood up again and continued his journey.
He garnered a lot of fan following when he came under the radar for starting a scandal. He had asked people to donate to Tammy Faye Bakker and Jim Bakker by stating that they helped broken marriages and people.
To date, he has recorded and released 76 songs. He has registered most of his songs with the American Society of Composers, Authors, and Publishers.
His current net worth is $8 Million. It’s mainly because of the books and albums which he has published. He earns a whopping $200,000 in a year. He is seen as a dynamic figure and his teachings and sayings are deeply worshiped by many.