James Merritt Biography
James Merritt is an American senior pastor and founder of Cross Pointe Church and the host of Touching Lives broadcast ministry. Merritt was saved when he was 9 years old and entered the ministry in 1973. From 2000 to 2002, Merritt served as president of the Southern Baptist Convention.
After he was elected president, many people joined, and currently, over 15.8 million people have joined and there are more than 40000 places of worship in the United States.
James shares God’s amazing message through a groundbreaking message as his motivation remains to bring lost souls to an individual experience with Jesus Christ. Merritt has served on various boards for the Southern Baptist Convention, including Chairman of the Executive Committee and Chairman of the Pastor’s Conference of the Southern Baptist Convention in Atlanta, Georgia.
Accepting the call to preach while he was 21, James went to Stetson University where he earned his bachelor’s degree. He further studied for his Master of Divinity and Doctorate in Philosophy from the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, Kentucky.
James Merritt Age
Merritt is 69 years old from 2022. It was born on December 22, 1952, in Oakwood, United States of America. James follows the Zodiac sign Capricorn and celebrates his birthday every December 22. He is American by nationality and white by nationality.
James Merritt Family
Merritt has not shared any information about his parentage, identity or occupations. James has not shared whether he has siblings or not. Once he reveals this information, be sure to find it up to date.
Wife of James Merritt
Merritt is married to his wife Teresa Merritt. He has three sons and one is called Jonathan Merritt. The identities of his other sons have not been released. As soon as it is shared, we will let you know.
James Merritt Hite
Merritt is in an approximate height of 5 feet 8 inches. It weighs about 56 kg. James has brown eyes and blond hair.
James Merritt Net Worth
As a religious leader and senior pastor in an American church, James was able to amass a net worth of approx. 250,000 dollars.