Who is Pastor Judah Smith?
Judah Smith is the founder and lead pastor at Churchome previously known as The City Church in Seattle, Washington. He is known for preaching love, acceptance, and inclusion of everyone despite their differences.
He is also referred to as the digital pastor whose church is congregation is mostly celebrities like Justin Bieber and Kourtney Kardashian among others.
Smith and his wife are also active on their social media where they mostly share their sermons and encouragement to their followers. They also have their church app where their members are able to interact more in-person through the app.
Judah Smith Church
Smith and his wife became lead pastors at The City Church. He is the seventh generation pastor of the church which was started when he was still a teenager. He served in different positions in the church such as a youth leader before becoming the lead pastor.
In 2017, the Smiths changed the name of the church to Churchome as they continued growing. Churchome launched its app Churchome Global in November 2018. The app encourages its users to join community chat rooms, stream sermons, and pray for one another.
Judah Smith Sermon
some of Judah’s sermons are shared on their Youtube channel, their website, and their app where users can stream.
Judah Smith Net Worth
Smith has an estimated net worth of over $10 million. His church’s total annual revenue amounts to about $30 million part of which comes from tithe and offerings from the congregation.
Judah Smith Parents
Judah is the son of Wendell and The City Church in Seattle, Washington. His father Wendell founded the City Church in 1992 when it only had 21 members. The church later grew to have over 7000 members. Judah’s father, unfortunately, died in December 2010 due to cancer. He was raised alongside his sister Wendy Perez.
Judah Smith Age
Smith is 43 years old also f 2021. He was born on October 9, 1978, in Seattle, Washington.
Judah Smith’s Wife
Smith is married to his wife Chelsea Smith. Judah and Chelsea have known each other since they were kids as their moms were friends. They got married in 1999 when they were only 22 years old. They took over The City Church in 2009 as co-lead pastors.
Judah and his wife have two teenage sons Zion (born in 2004) and Elliot (born in 2006). They also have a daughter Grace Smith born in 2009.
Judah together with his wife and children live in a 2,806-square-foot, four-bedroom house in Hollywood Hills. They purchased their home in 2016 and moved in officially n 2018. The family frequently flies back and forth to Seattle where their church is located.
How did Judah Smith meet Justin Bieber?
Judah and his wife met Justin Bieber through his mother Pattie Mallette. She first attended their Christian conference in Toronto in 1999 when she was in love with how Judah spoke about Jesus and the Bible.
Almost a decade later, Pattie reached out to Judah and Chelsea and asked them if they would attend one of Justin Bieber’s concerts at the Everett arena in Washington. “I don’t know if you’ve heard of my son, but he needs some good influences in his life. Would you come?” Chelsea recalls.
Since then, The Smiths and Justin Bieber became very close and good friends. Justin has even attended a number of services with his wife Hailey while in Los Angeles. Judah also has a matching tattoo with Justin.
In August 2021, Churchome released a song sung by Justin Bieber, Chandler Moore of Maverick City, and Judah called Where Do I Fit In?
What church does Judah Smith preach?
Judah is the lead pastor at Churchome.
What is Churchome religion?
Churchome members are a believer in Jesus Christ. They love and accept everyone however they are without judgment.
Who is Judah Smith’s wife?
Smith is married to his wife Chelsea Smith. They got married in 1999 when they were 22 years old.
Is Chelsea Smith a pastor?
Yes, she is a lead pastor at Churchome. She was initially the leader of the church’s youth ministry Generation Church for about 10 years.