Max Lucado Net Worth
Max Lucado is a renowned Christian author and minister. He enjoys immense popularity on social media platforms like YouTube, having sold millions of books. Additionally, he has been the featured speaker at numerous national conferences as well as appearing on Fox News, NBC Nightly News, The Larry King Live program, and USA Today.
His net worth is estimated to be $10 million. This wealth has been accrued through his career as both an author and pastor.
He has authored over 100 books, which have sold an impressive 130 million copies worldwide. Additionally, he was awarded three times with the Charles “Kip” Jordon Gold Medallion Christian Book of the Year awards for his works Just Like Jesus, In The Grip of Grace, and When God Whispers Your Name.
At 16, he began rebelling against his parents and experienced an awakening which caused him to question whether there was more to life than partying and chasing girls. Inspired by reading the Bible, he decided to pursue a career in ministry.
After graduating high school, he attended Abilene Christian University in Texas and sold door-to-door through the Southwestern Advantage entrepreneurial program to pay for tuition. Later, he earned a bachelor’s degree in Mass Communication from ACU.
After graduating, Max and his wife Denalyn moved to Miami, Florida, where he began his tenure as associate minister at Central Church of Christ. There he oversaw a singles’ group and wrote columns for the church newsletter. Later that year, he and Denalyn relocated to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil as full-time missionaries.
His first book, On the Anvil, was published in 1985 and since then he has written over 30 trade books and earned numerous accolades. Christianity Today and Reader’s Digest named him “America’s Pastor”.
He is married to Denalyn and they have three daughters: Jenna, an evangelist; Andrea and Sara Lucado are writers.
Max enjoys reading, playing golf, traveling and spending time with his family. He is an avid fan of the TV show Shark Tank as well.
For over three decades, the Lucado family has been active in ministry. Their family now consists of several children, a granddaughter, and great-grandson. Throughout their travels around the globe they have spoken at conferences and led revivals.
Lucado’s missionary journey has allowed him to experience firsthand the power of the Gospel and share it with others. He and Denalyn have served in over 25 countries, planting churches everywhere. Additionally, Lucado has trained and mentored numerous young missionaries.
In his personal life, Lucado has always been a devoted husband and father. He has been married to Denalyn Lucado for over three decades and raised their three daughters together.
His daughters have carried on his passion for writing. Jenna, the oldest daughter, became an evangelist and works with the Church of Christ.