Paula White

Paula White

Who is Paula White?

Paula White is an American preacher, author, and televangelist. She is widely recognized for her TV show named Paula White Today. She also founded The Tampa Christian Centre with her ex-husband named Randy White in 1991 which later renamed Without Walls International Church in 1998. She also wrote 10 books that are based on "The Holy Bible."

Similarly, She became a senior pastor of New Destiny Christian Centre, a non-denominational, multicultural megachurch. Also, she was listed number three on the "50 Most Powerful 2017: Philanthropy & Community Voices" list in the Orlando Magazine July 2017 issue. Further, She is also the first female clergy member to deliver the invocation. Presently, she has the sum of good fan following on her social media platforms like Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook. If you know more about her, you can read the below article.

  • Her profound and dynamic Bible teachings.
  • Her ministry in teaching and writing skills.
  • Donald Trump Spiritual Advisor.


Who are the parents of Paula White?

Recalling her early life, Paula was born in Tupelo, Mississippi, the U.S. to her parents as Paula Michelle Furr in the year 1966. Currently, she is aged 54 years old. Similarly, she holds the American nationality and belongs to the White ethnicity. Her parents are Myra Joanelle and Donald Paul Furr III. Her parents were the owner of a toy and craft store. Unfortunately, her parents separated when she was just five. After some time, her father committed suicide which makes her family in poverty. Due to this, her mother becomes an alcoholic. Later, her mother was married to a two-star admiral in the United States Navy and moved to German Town, Maryland where she attended Seneca Valley High School. Later, she was graduated from there.

Going back to her childhood days, she faces many troubles. She was sexually and physically abused between the ages of six and thirteen by different people on different occasions. She also suffered from bulimia during that time.

How Paula White become a televangelist?

  • Paula White has converted to Christianity while she was living in Maryland in 1984 at the Damascus Church of God. Shortly after that, she claimed that she received a vision from God. She said that "The Lord gave me a vision that every time I opened my mouth and declared the Word of the Lord, there was a manifestation of His Spirit where people were either healed, delivered, or saved. When I shut my mouth, they fell off into utter darkness and God spoke to me and said 'I called you to preach the gospel.'"
  • Later in 1991, she founded The Tampa Christian Centre in Tampa, Florida with her then-husband Randy White who is a pastor by profession. As expected, they struggled to raise the organization for two years and later began to grow through the various outreach programs. They often change their location three times until 1998. After that, they secured the property in Tampa and change the name of the organization into Without Walls International Church.
  • Then, she begins to start her ministry through social media platforms by the broadcasting of Paula White Today in 2001. After that, she appeared on several TV shows like Trinity Broadcast Network, Daystar, and Black Entertainment Television.
  • Shortly after that, The church reported a congregation of 20,000, the largest congregation in the area, and the seventh-largest church in the United States until 2004. Also, The church purchased the defunct Carpenter's Home Church location in Lakeland, Florida in 2005 for the worth of $8 million. Unfortunately, the church faces several financial difficulties between 2008-14. 
  • In 2012, She officially became the senior pastor for New Destiny Christian Centre in Apopka. Her philanthropic work in the community along with New Destiny Christian Centre has been publicly acknowledged by the mayor of Apopka.
  • Later in 2014, the church filed for Chapter 11 federal bankruptcy protection. The Evangelical Christian Credit Union said the church owed it $29 million, called the filing a "litigation tactic" to prevent the foreclosure of two church locations. However, she stated that "I've never filed bankruptcy. I had resigned Without Walls. I had absolutely no part."
  • In 2019, Trump appointed her special advisor to the Faith and Opportunity Initiative at the Office of Public Liaison.
  • Recently, she appeared in a Facebook Live stream in which she conducted a prayer service to secure Trump's re-election one day after the election on 04th November 2020, calling on "angelic reinforcement" from Africa and South America. The video soon went viral over the Internet and received many criticisms.

Who is Paula White married to?

Reflecting on her personal life, Paula White has been married thrice in her life. Firstly, she was married to Dean Knight in 1984. Together, the couple produces a son named Bradley Knight. After several years of marriage, their relationship turned sour and they were divorced in 1989.


Then, she was married to her second husband named Randy White who is a pastor and activist by profession. The pair met in 1989 while she volunteered as a janitor in the church. After that, they began to fall in love with each other and finally married in 1990. After their marriage, they moved to Tampa, Florida. Also, this relationship did not stay long and turned divorced in 2007. 

Thereafter, she married her third husband named Jonathan Cain ​who is a musician by profession. After several years of relationship, they engaged in 2014 and exchanged their vows on 27th April 2015. Since then, the pair were together and live a blissful life.

Further, there is also rumored available in the social media platforms that elaborate that she has an intimate relationship with Benny Hinn who is a preacher by profession. However, they both denied the allegation and said they are just friends.

What is Paula White's net worth?

Paula White is an author and televangelist by profession. Thus, she probably earned the sum of a good amount of money and fame from her profession during her career. Based on some online sites, her estimated net worth is said to be $6 million at present. However, her salary details are yet to be disclosed. Her major source of income is earning from her talk show. She also adds up her fortune being an author. She published many books that are based on "The Holy Bible." Further, she recently brought a house worth of $2.1 million and also a condo in New York City which worth around $3.5 million.

How tall is Paula White?

Observing her body physics, she has an attractive body statistics with a height of 5 feet 4 inches and she weighs around 59 Kg. Similarly, she has a pair of dark brown eyes and blonde hair color. Her further body information is yet to be disclosed. Further, there is also a rumor available on the social media platform that elaborates she had plastic surgery to look beautiful.

Did Paul White have plastic surgery?

Paul White has not given an official statement that she has facial plastic surgery to date. But there is a lot of rumors available on social media platforms about her plastic surgery comparing with her past and present photos. People are arguing that she looked youthful and fresher than before, pointing to her present facial structure like facelift, lip fillers, cheek implants, and Botox around the eyes. People also said that her hip was injected with filler injections to make her look younger and she had undergone a breast implant surgery to get a little bigger.

However, there is no exact evidence or official documents that exposed she does plastic surgery. Also, she did not say a single word about it. So, what you think? It was just a hoax or a natural phenomenon or she did the plastic surgery. Give your views on the comment below without hesitation.

Facts About Paula White

  • #1In her childhood days, she faces many troubles.
  • #2Her father was committed suicide after her parents were divorced.
  • #3She was sexually and physically abused between the ages of six and thirteen by different people on different occasions.
  • #4She suffered from bulimia during her childhood.
  • #5She was converted into Christianity at the age of 18.
  • #6She claimed that she received a vision from God.
  • #7She founded Without Walls International Church in 1991 with her ex-husband, Randy White.
  • #8Her church faces several financial problems between 2008-14.
  • #9Between 2014-19, She she was senior pastor of New Destiny Christian Center.
  • #10In 2019, Trump appointed her special advisor to the Faith and Opportunity Initiative at the Office of Public Liaison.
Paula White
Quick Facts of Paula Furr
Celebrated Name Paula White
Age 54 years old
Nick Name N/A
Birth Name Paula Michelle Furr
Birth Date 1966-04-20
Gender Female
Profession American Televangelist
Birth Nation United States of America
Place of Birth Tupelo, Mississippi, U.S.
Nationality American
Ethnicity White
Horoscope N/A
Religion Christianity
Education Seneca Valley High School
Education Qualification Secondary Degree
Marital Status Married
Spouse Dean Knight ​ ​(M. 1984; Div. 1989),​ Randy White ​ ​(M. 1990; Div. 2007)​ and Jonathan Cain ​(M. 2015 - Present)
Children One
Son Bradley Knight
Father Donald Paul Furr III
Mother Myra Joanelle
Siblings Yes
Height 5 feet 4 inches
Weight 59 Kg
Body Build/Type Slim
Body Measurement N/A
Eye Color Dark Brown
Hair Color Blonde
Net Worth $6 Million
Salary Under Review
Source of Wealth As a Preacher and Televangelist
Sexual Orientation Straight
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