Who is Steven Furtick?
Steven Furtick is an American christian pastor, author and songwriter. He is the founder and lead pastor of Elevation Church based in Charlotte. He has pledged to donate 12% of Elevation Church’s giving to assist national and international missionary initiatives.
Steven Furtick Age
Furtick is 42 years old as of 2022. He was born on February 19, 1980 in Moncks Corner, South Carolina, United States. He celebrates his birthday on 19th of February every year.
Steven Furtick Height
Furtick stands at an average height of 5 feet 9 inches.
Steven Furtick Family
Furtick was born to Faith Furtick and Larry Stevens Furtick. He was raised by his parents in Moncks Corner, South Carolina. However, not so much is known about his parents and early childhood.
Steven Furtick Wife | Children
Furtick is married to Holly Furtick. They held a church wedding June 3, 2002 in the presence of family and close friends. Steven and Holly are blessed with three lovely children together namely; Elijah Furtick, Graham Furtick and Abbey Furtick.
Steven Furtick Education
Furtick graduated from North Greenville University with a Bachelor of Arts in communications. He holds a Master of Divinity from Southern Baptist Theological Seminary.
Steven Furtick Salary
Furtick’s wages and benefits are not determined by an elected senior committee or his church. His salary is decided by a team of five ‘appointed’ members, all of whom are megachurch pastors. However, the Elevation church does not reveal what Furtick is paid based on the church’s earnings.
Steven Furtick Net Worth
Furtick has an estimated net worth of $60 million. He has generated most of his income from his career as a christian pastor, author and songwriter.
Steven Furtick Elevation Church
Furtick is the founder and lead pastor of Elevation Church based in Charlotte. He came to Charlotte and launched Elevation Church after working as music director at Christ Covenant Church in Shelby, North Carolina.
On February 5, 2006, the church held its first service. As a songwriter, he helped establish Elevation Worship in 2007, and the group has subsequently been nominated for GMA Dove and Grammy Awards, with their album Old Church Basement receiving a Grammy.
He made headlines in 2007 when his church distributed $40,000 in envelopes containing $5, $20, and even $1,000 to congregants, urging them to spend the money generously on others. Furtick launched the M1 Initiative, an evangelism program at Elevation Church, in 2012 in response to a need for sponsorship for 1,000 students in nearby schools.
Steven Furtick House
Furtick built a $1.7 million mansion and informed his congregation that it was a gift from God during Sunday service. He makes no apologies for his luxurious new 16,000-square-foot, seven-and-a-half-bathroom home near Weddington, which he built on 19 acres.
He spent the opening half of his sermon discussing the scandal surrounding its building and appealing to his congregants for any “inconvenient chats” they might have had about it.
Steven Furtick Socials
What does Elevation Church believe?
The Elevation Church believes that Worship expands their hearts to recognize God’s presence everywhere. Worship allows them to express deep thanks for God’s faithfulness and work in their lives. They exist to bring people who are estranged from God to life in Christ ministry revolving around Jesus.
What ethnicity is Steven Furtick?
Furtick is from a white ethnic background.