Jim Bakker Net Worth
Jim Bakker net worth: Jim Bakker is an American televangelist, minister, and television personality who has a net worth of $500 thousand. Jim Bakker was born in Muskegon, Michigan in January 1940. He was an Assembles of God minister and hosted the evangelical Christian television series The PTL Club with his ex-wife Tammy Faye Bakker. Bakker worked at Pat Robertson's Christian Broadcasting Network and created the Praise the Lord show for the new Trinity Broadcasting Network. The PTL Club's fundraising was under suspicion and Bakker was later indicted on 15 counts of wire fraud, eight counts of mail fraud, and one count of conspiracy. He was found guilty of all counts and sentenced to 45 years in federal prison with a fine of $500 thousand. Jim divorced Tammy Faye in 1992 and married Lori Graham in 1998. He was forced to resign from the ministry due to a sex scandal but later returned to televangelism. Bakker authored the book Time Has Come: How to Prepare Now for Epic Events Ahead in 2013.