Sarah Jakes Roberts Biography
Sarah Jakes Roberts is an American author, YouTube content creator, motivational speaker, social media personality, businesswoman, and leader. She is also the daughter of Pastor Bishop T.D. Jakes and his wife Sarita Ann Jakes.
Sarah Jakes Roberts Age
Roberts is 35 years old as of 2023. She was born on July 17, 1988, in West Virginia, United States. Roberts celebrates her birthday on the 17th of July every year.
Sarah Jakes Roberts Height
Roberts stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 6 inches.
Sarah Jakes Roberts Family
Roberts was born and raised in West Virginia, United States. She was raised by her father Thomas Dexter Jakes and her mother Sarita Ann Jakes. Her father is an American bishop, author, and filmmaker and her mother is an actress, minister, speaker, and author. She was brought up along with her four siblings, Thomas Dexter Jr, Cora Coleman, Jamar Jakes, and Jarmain Jakes.
Sarah Jakes Roberts Husband
Roberts is married to her better half Touré Roberts. Toure is a pastor of an international church. The couple tied the knot on November 23rd, 2014. She is a biological mother of three and a stepmother of three. She first gave birth to her first child when she was just 14 years old. Alongside her husband, Touré, she co-pastors The Potter’s House at One LA and The Potter’s House Denver.
With her down-to-earth personality, contemporary style, and revelatory messages there’s no question why she is an emerging thought leader for this generation, yet her growing influence came by surprise. Previously she was married to Robert Henson, whom she had a second child with. Unfortunately, the pair separated.
Sarah Jakes Roberts Children/ Kids
Roberts has three biological children and three stepchildren.
Sarah Jakes Roberts and Touré Roberts
Of all her accomplishments Sarah is most proud of the life she and her husband, Touré, have built together. During their leisure time, they like splitting their time between Los Angeles, CA, and Denver, CO. Sarah’s first child goes by the name Malachi Jakes. He was born on August 21st, 2002. Malachi attended the Colorado School of Acting in 2017 and took the Advanced Film Acting Course. He also attended Rock Canyon High School and is a blogger and the brain behind, Moments In Mind With Malachi.
Sarah’s second child is called Makenzie Henson. She was born on August 14th, 2009, in the United States and is a photographer and printmaker. Ren Taylor Roberts is the daughter of American preachers Pastor Toure Roberts and Lori Roberts. She is an American singer. Her parents separated, and her father married Sarah. Ray was born on May 20th, 1996, and was raised alongside her biological siblings, Teya and Isaiah Roberts. Taylor is married to Pastor Ty Headlee. Sarah and Roberts had their first child together, Ella Roberts in 2016 after marrying in 2014. The family resides in Los Angeles.
Sarah Jakes Roberts Net Worth
Roberts has an estimated net worth ranging between $10 Million – $20 Million which she has earned from her successful career as an author, YouTube content creator, motivational speaker, social media personality, businesswoman, and leader.
Sarah Jakes Roberts Education
After graduating from high school and earning her High School Diploma in General Education, she had to further her education. She joined Texas Christian University to pursue her career course. After completing her studies there, she obtained her degree in Journalism.
Sarah Jakes Roberts Career
Roberts is redefining what it means to be a modern woman of faith. Her messages spread throughout the world defying cultural, religious, gender, and socio-economic boundaries. Whether through her bestselling books or viral messages, it only takes a few minutes of connecting with her to understand why she becomes an instant favorite. Sarah has a unique way of reaching people who are seeking to make peace with their past, maximize their present, and deepen their relationship with God.
“If you would have told me five years ago that I would be in full-time ministry, I would have asked if you were talking to the right person,” Sarah said. At twenty-three years old she was tempted to allow her journey as a woman battling depression, toxic relationships, low self-esteem, teen pregnancy stigma, and insecurities to define the rest of her life. Later she realized she only had two options; evolve or settle. All these were happening during her darkest moment. Roberts dared to harness the wisdom of her past wounds and apply them to the hope for her future.
She has taken spiritual growth, resources, discipline, and dedication to go through the process of transforming from the insecure and fearful young girl that she was into the powerhouse wife, leader, businesswoman, and mother. Roberts is dedicated to employing her experiences, insight, and influence to help every soul she encounters evolve into the best version of themselves. In 2017, she launched Woman Evolve. It is a ministry that focuses on incubating every woman to her fullness. Since its conception Woman Evolve has been successful at reaching and guiding thousands of women to awaken healing, wholeness, and love for themselves and others.
Sarah Jakes Roberts First Child/ Teen Pregnancy
Roberts gave birth to her first child when she was 14 years old. She was criticized, considering she is a pastor’s child and was to be a good example. However, she picked herself up and pursued her dreams. She got married and brought forth other children.
Sarah Jakes Roberts Honors
Roberts has received several honors throughout her career. These honors include, not long ago she was celebrated as a National Overcomer by Pat and Emmitt Smith Charities in partnership with Good Morning America co-host, Robin Roberts. In addition to that, she has been featured in numerous media outlets including The Today Show, Dr. Phil, Essence, The Associated Press, and The 700 Club. A naturally gifted scholar, Roberts graduated high school in the top ten percent of her class and in the nation at the age of sixteen and attended Texas Christian University, where she studied journalism.
Sarah Jakes Roberts Church(The Potter’s House)
Roberts and her husband Touré Roberts are co-pastors at The Potter’s House at One LA and The Potter’s House Denver. They have dedicated their lives, voices, and resources to creating transformational experiences that activate one’s True self resulting in a deeper relationship with God, and collision with purpose. She had been kind and caring to others.
Sarah Jakes Roberts First Husband and Divorce
Roberts announced that she is divorcing her linebacker husband, Robert Henson. The two were married for four years. She got married to Henson when she was only 19 years old and she already had her first child. After their marriage, Henson and Roberts welcomed their first child together.
Sarah Jakes Roberts Author and Books
Roberts is a New York Times Bestselling author. She has published several books. Some of her popular books include:
- Woman Evolve: Break Up With Your Fears And Revolutionise Your Life.
- Don’t Settle For Safe: Embracing The Uncomfortable To Become Unstoppable.
- Lost and Found: Finding Hope in the Detours of Life.
- Don’t Settle For Safe: Embracing The Uncomfortable To Become Unstoppable.
Through her messages, books, podcasts, and social media influence, she is reaching women from all over the globe. Her ability to break barriers and glass ceilings has granted her access to diverse industries, while her relatability, transparency, and vulnerability, have introduced her to unprecedented audiences. Within a short period of time, her influence has amassed over 3.5 million across social platforms.