Cora Jakes Coleman Biography
Cora Jakes Coleman is an American pastor, Executive Director, author, and the eldest daughter of T.D. Jakes. She is the Executive Director of Destiny House Children’s Ministry of The Potter’s House of Dallas, which has more than 30,000 members and over 50 outreach ministries.
Cora Jakes Coleman Age
Coleman is 36 years old as of 2023. She was born on July 17, 1987, in Dallas, Texas, United States. Coleman celebrates her birthday on the 17th of July every year.
Cora Jakes Coleman Height
Coleman stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 6 inches.
Cora Jakes Coleman Family
Jakes was born and raised in Dallas, Texas, United States. She was raised by her father Thomas Dexter Jakes, and her mother Serita Ann Jakes. Her father is an American Bishop and Filmmaker, and her mother is a Pastor and Author. Cora was brought up along with her siblings Sarah Jakes Roberts, Jermaine Jakes, Thomas Jakes, Jr., and Jamar Jakes.
Cora Jakes Coleman Husband/Richard Brandon Coleman
Jakes was married to her better half Richard Brandon Coleman. Richard is a popular American rapper from Dallas, Texas in the US. The two tied the knot on June 4, 2011, in a private ceremony at her parent’s home with more than 100 guests. They reside in Grand Prairie, Texas.
Cora Jakes Coleman Children/ Adopted Daughter
Coleman and her husband Brandon are proud parents of two children Amauri Noelle Coleman and Jason Coleman whom they adopted.
Cora Jakes Coleman’s Net Worth
Coleman has an estimated net worth ranging between $1 Million – $5 Million which he has earned from his successful career as a pastor, Executive Director, and author.
Cora Jakes Coleman’s Career
Coleman is the eldest daughter of the world-renown speaker, writer, and preacher, Pastor T.D. Jakes. The apple doesn’t fall far from the tree, because when Cora’s mouth opens–wisdom begins to flow out. Her preaching began at a very tender age, especially for being the daughter of a Bishop himself, T. D. Jakes, and the First Lady, Serita Jakes. She is much passionate about living a life of purpose and fertility. She defines fertility as the ability to produce.
In addition to that, she encourages individuals from all walks of life to produce their talents and their purpose by fighting with faith. Apart from preaching, Coleman is also the author of two books. She also runs her own Cora Jakes Ministry efforts. Furthermore, she directs the children’s ministry at The Potter’s House in Dallas, Texas. Currently, she works in a children’s ministry at The Potter’s House of Dallas.
In addition to that, she provides motivational speeches. On top of her career, she is a blogger and is running her Youtube channel which has over 30k subscribers. She studied at a local high school in the US. From there, Coleman attended and graduated from a college in the USA and after that, she followed her passion. She was a good and meritorious student in her college.
Richard Brandon Coleman’s Arrest
On May 4, 2022, Richard was arrested and charged with child abuse. The incident happened, it affected the marriage life of the couple negatively. Cora announced her divorce from her husband later this year in January. Richard was arrested and charged with child molestation charges. It is alleged he wrongfully touched her daughter, Amauri.
Cora Jakes Coleman Divorce Announcement
Coleman and her husband rapper Richard Coleman are divorcing after nearly 11 years of marriage. She announced the news on Instagram and Facebook. “It is with a heavy heart that I announce that my husband and I have decided to divorce,” she said. “This is a very private and personal matter and I kindly ask for your prayers as I prioritize myself, and most importantly, my children’s well-being at this time. God bless.”
Cora Jakes Coleman Books
Coleman in other ways is an author. He has written two books. These books include Faithing It: Bringing Purpose Back to Your Life! published in 2015 and Ferocious Warrior: Dismantle Your Enemy and Rise published in 2018
Cora Jakes Coleman’s Weight Loss
Coleman revealed how far she has come with her Weight Loss Journey vis her Instagram page. She inspired her fans with her fitness journey and posted a picture showing a comparison between her looks then and now. Coleman said she never thought she would choose a healthy path but she is still striving to improve herself from her recent weight loss.
She encouraged fans to keep striving and never to give up. To help her fans keep up with their body goals, she would post monthly water challenges and give them motivational messages.
Cora Jakes Coleman Instagram
Cora Jakes Coleman Husband In Jail
Coleman’s husband Richard Brandon Coleman was arrested on May 4, 2022, and charged with child abuse. The situation affected the marriage life of the couple negatively. The mother of two, took to her social media platforms to announce her divorce from her husband. It was rumored that Brandon’s arrest may be in connection with the abuse of their daughter Amauri since he is suspected to have abused her sexually.