Carl Lentz is a man who has dedicated his life to preaching the word of the Lord. As of now, he is a senior pastor. He serves at the Hillsong Church in New York City. How did he realize his calling? Does he have another job? How much wealth is under his name? We are about to reveal the details of this celebrity. Let us take a look at the early life, biography, personal life, career, awards and net worth of Carl Lentz in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
He was born in 1978 on 6th November as Stephen Carl Lentz. His place of birth was Virginia Beach as Virginia. His parents and early life’s information is limited.
Between 1998 and 2000, Lentz was a student at the North Carolina State University. During his stay in the school, he played for the school as part of the men’s basketball team. Later in his life, he left Virginia for Los Angeles. The reason was so that he could join The King’s College and Seminary. The next destination in search of further education was Sydney, Australia. That is when he joined the Hillsong Church’s Hillsong International Leadership College. He studied theology. After his graduation in 2003, he went back to his hometown.
During his stay at the Hillsong International Leadership College that is when he met Laura. The two later exchanged marriage vows. She is also a pastor. The couple has three children. One of them is a daughter called Ava. The other two are sons namely Charlie as well as Roman.
Career, Awards & Nominations
He studied at The King’s College and Seminary, Van Nuys and also worked at the same time. He worked at a Gucci shop on the Rodeo Drive. He did not stay for a long time before going to Australia. After completing his studies, he moved back to Virginia. After his consecration, he became a youth pastor.
He founded the Hillsong Church in New York City in 2010. Other founders were Joel Houston and Laura his wife. Joel is the son of Pastor Brian Houston. Besides that, he is a musician as well as a songwriter. Over the years, it has expanded to Boston and Connecticut.
His book’s release was in October 2017. The title is Own The Moment. The pastor has baptized not only Kevin Durant but also Justin Bieber.
Net Worth & Earnings
As of now, the estimated net worth of Carl Lentz is $2.5 million. However, that may change as time goes by. The reason is that he released his book last year.
From the above discussion, Carl Lentz is doing a great job. He and his wife have collaborated to ensure that the gospel spreads all over the world. According to a tween, he believes that abortion is a sin. That was an answer to a question asked during The View. Though he did not respond on the spot, his tweet eight days later explained his start.