David Jeremiah Bio, Wiki, Age, Education, Height, Family, Wife, Children, and Career

David Jeremiah Biography

David Jeremiah is a renowned American evangelical Christian author, founder of Turning Point Radio and Television Ministries, and senior pastor of Shadow Mountain Community Church, a Southern Baptist megachurch in El Cajon, California, a suburb of San Diego.

David Jeremiah Age| Birthday

How old is Jeremiah? He was born in 1941 in Toledo, Ohio by Ruby and James T. Jeremiah.

David Jeremiah Education

In 1963 Jeremiah earned his Bachelor of Arts degree from Cedarville College. Then later in 1967 he received a master’s degree in Theology from Dallas Theological Seminary and completed additional graduate work at Grace Seminary in 1972. In 1981 Cederville presented him with an honorary Doctor of Divinity degree.

David Jeremiah Height|Weight

He stands on an average height of 5 feet 7 inches and weighs around 70kgs

David Jeremiah Family

David Paul Jeremiah was born in 1941 in Toledo, Ohio by Ruby and James T. Jeremiah. They later moved to Dayton, Ohio, when his father became the pastor of Emmanuel Baptist church. In 1953, the family made a move to Cedarville, Ohio when his father became the new president of Cedarville College(now Cedarville University).

David Jeremiah Wife

Jeremiah married his college sweetheart, Donna Thompson in 1963.

David Jeremiah Children

David and Donna have four grown children and are grandparents of Twelve grandchildren. David Michael is the oldest son, and he is the president of the turning point and the anchor voice of the radio program. His other son, Daniel, is a former scout, and now works as an analyst with the NFLN.

David Jeremiah Career|Works

Jeremiah founded Blackhawk baptist church in Fort Wayne, Indiana, and Blackhawk Christian School in 1973. Additionally, he also developed and launched the Bible Hour, gaining experience with using televised mass media to share the gospel. The congregation size grew from seven families to 1,300 members in the 12 years he was a senior pastor at Blackhawk. In addition to pastoring Shadow Mountain Community Church and leading Turning Point for God, Jeremiah is an author and speaks frequently at conferences, conventions, and universities, as well as at the chapels for professional basketball and football teams.

David Jeremiah Illness

Through the Turning Point program, Jeremiah has received various honors over the years, including the NRB President’s Award in 2020 and the NRB Hall of Fame Award. Jeremiah was given lymphoma diagnoses in 1994 and 1998.

David Jeremiah’s Achievements and Awards

1985San Diego Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences Emmy for outstanding programming in the religious category
1998The Gold Medallion Award for Prayer the Great Adventure
1999The National Religious Broadcasters’ Broadcaster of the Year Award
Nominated for a Gold Medallion Book Award for Jesus’ Final Warning
2000North Carolina Christian Radio Stations Award of Excellence in Christian Radio Ministry
Pacific Southwest Emmy Award for outstanding achievement in the religious program category
2002Western Chapter of National Religious Broadcasters’ Award of Merit for Excellence in Broadcasting and Faithfulness in Service
2003The Gold Medallion Award for My Heart’s Desire, Integrity
2005Nominated for a Gold Medallion Book Award and the Jordan Christian Book of the Year Award for Searching for Heaven
2006National Religious Broadcasters’ Media Award for Best Radio Teaching Program
2007G. Campbell Morgan Preaching Award
Nominated for the ECPA Medallion of Excellence Award for Captured by Grace
2009Served as Honorary Chairman of the National Day of Prayer Task Force
2010Recipient of a 2010 Retailers Choice Award in the category of Christian Living for Living with Confidence in a Chaotic World.
2012Served as Honorary Chairman of National Day of Prayer Task Force
2019Recipient of The Illumination Book Awards, Silver award in Spirituality for Ever Faithful.
2020National Religious Broadcasters (NRB) Hall of Fame Award and NRB President’s Award

David Jeremiah Salary|Net Worth

He has an estimated salary ranging between $70,000 – $125,000 and has an estimated net worth of $1 Million -$5 Million.

David Jeremiah Social Media Platforms

Jeremiah is active on all social media accounts and often posts on his platforms. He has over 2.3k followers on Twitter, 3.1k followers on Facebook, and 2.9 k followers on Instagram.

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