Kenneth Copeland is a Charismatic Movement affiliated American author, musician, public speaker, and televangelist. Talking about his net wealth till present time has been quite confusing, as he has been boasting himself as billionaire but in actual his net worth has not yet disclosed. Copeland has been strongly identified with preaching a prosperity and abundance message, commonly referred to as prosperity gospel, over the last 45 years, his Tarrant County, Texas-based Kenneth Copeland Ministries (KCM) advocates daily application of the Word of God.
Kenneth Copeland was born on December 6th, 1936 in Lubbock, Texas, United States and was raised in West Texas near a United States Army Air Forces airfield, which had inspired him to become a pilot. Following his religious conversion, Copeland turned the rest of his life over to the gospel and ministry work. In the fall of 1967, he enrolled in Oral Roberts University, where he soon became the pilot and chauffeur for Oral Roberts. Since April 13, 1963, Kenneth has been married to Gloria Copeland. His children are John Copeland, Kellie Copeland Swisher and Terri Pearsons. Gloria and all three of the Copeland children, work for KCM. John is the ministry's chief operating officer. Kellie preaches at various meetings throughout the US, as does Terri, who also preaches at Eagle Mountain International Church, pastored by her husband, George Pearsons. Kenneth Copeland Ministries is located at 14355 Morris Dido Road, Fort Worth, TX 76192 on 33 acres and was valued at $554,160 in 2008 by Tarrant Appraisal District. The site includes the Eagle Mountain International Church, television production and audio recording facilities, warehouse and distribution facilities, residences for the Copeland family, and Kenneth Copeland Airport. Approximately 500 people are employed by KCM. In February 2007 Copeland was accused of using his ministry's Citation X for personal vacations and friends. The Copelands' financial records are not publicly available, and a list of the board of directors is not accessible as these details are protected but known confidentially by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS).
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