Who is Creflo Dollar?
Creflo Dollar is an American televangelist, author, and pastor. He is the founder of the non-denominational World Changers Church International (WCCI). He is also the head of the Creflo Dollar Ministerial Association, Creflo Dollar Ministries, and Arrow Records. Dollar is known for his prosperity-centred sermons.
Creflo Dollar’s birth name is Michael Smith but was later changed to Creflo Augustus Dollar Jr. He was born on January 28, 1962, in College Park, Georgia, United States. He is 60 years old as of September 2022.
Creflo Dollar’s parents
Creflo Dollar was born to his parents: Creflo Augustus Dollar Sr (father) and Mrs Emma Dollar (mother). His father was a police officer who died in 1993 while his mother was a homemaker.
Creflo Dollar’s siblings
There is currently no information about Creflo Dollar’s siblings. As a child, Creflo attended the Baptist Church School and graduated from the West Georgia College in Carrollton, Georgia in 1984 where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Education. It was after his schooling he decided to start his own business which started with the development of his church, World Changers Ministries Christain Center (WCCI).
Creflo Dollar’s marriage and wedding
As of the time of publishing this article (September 2022), Creflo Dollar is married to his wife Taffi Dollar. The duo has been married since 1987 and the union is blessed with five children: Gregory, Jordan, Jeremy, Alexandria, and Lauren Dollar.
Creflo Dollar’s girlfriends
Creflo Dollar’s only publicly known relationship as of the time of writing this article is the one he has with his wife of 35 years and counting – Taffi Dollar.
About Creflo Dollar’s wife – Taffi Dollar
Taffi L. Dollar is the famous wife of Creflo Dollar. ‘Pastor Taffi Dollar’ as she is fondly called is an American preacher, author, and international speaker. She was born on October 24, 1962, in Atlanta, Georgia, United States. She is 59 years old as of September 2022. Pastor Taffi is an alumnus of Georgia State University where she graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Mental and Human Services.
Taffi Dollar is the founder of the World Changers Church International (WCCI) women’s ministry and prestige ministry. She also founded the non-profit organization called Radical Women’s Ministry aimed at promoting unity and sisterhood. In addition to this, Pastor Taffi Dollar is the CEO of Arrow Global Entertainment, a faith-based multi-platform entertainment company that comprises Arrow Records, Arrow Soul, Arrow Studio, and Arrow Entertainment.
The label has organized a variety of festivals, and live shows, and signed numerous artists including Ann Nesby, Kim Burrell, Jeff Sparks, and many more. Furthermore, Pastor Taffi is also the founder of the World Changers Christain Academy Independent Study Program (ISP). The academy is known to be an accredited college home that mentors students. As an author, Pastor Taffi has written many books including; “A Woman After God’s Own Heart”, “Marriage Enhancement”, “21 days To Your Spiritual Makeover”, “Gender Roles”, “The Portrait of a Virtuous Woman”, and many more.
Creflo Dollar’s children
Creflo Dollar is the proud father of five children – three girls and two boys. According to information gathered by DNB Stories Africa, Creflo Dollar and his wife Taffi adopted their two sons shortly after their wedding before becoming biological parents to their three girls, Jordan, Lauren, and Alexandria.
List of Creflo Dollar’s children
- Gregory Dollar
- Jordan Dollar
- Jeremy Dollar
- Alexandria Dollar
- Lauren Dollar
About Creflo Dollar’s children
a. Gregory Dollar
Gregory Dollar is the first adopted son of Creflo Dollar and his wife Taffi. He was adopted when he was 17 years old and is currently an author and entrepreneur. He is often referred to as ‘The Black Preacher’s White Son’. Gregory Dollar is a single parent of three children and works as a media director in his father’s ministry. As an author, Gregory published a book in 2009 titled “Love in the Darkness: My Life as Creflo Dollar’s Son”. In the book, he spoke about his transition from drug abuse down to a healthy lifestyle after meeting his father. He also wrote about how an unusually abused white boy was rescued by a black man.
b. Jeremy Dollar
Jeremy Dollar is the oldest adopted son of Creflo Dollar but was adopted a few years after Gregory. Not much information is known about him at this time.
c. Jordan Dollar
Jordan Dollar is the oldest biological daughter of Creflo Dollar and his wife Taffi Dollar. She was born on March 27, 1990, in Atlanta, Georgia, United States. She is 32 years old as of September 2022. Jordan Dollar is a gospel artiste and a worker in her father’s ministry. She is best known for her song “I Don’t Deserve It”, often credited as the most popular of all her songs.
d. Alexandria Dollar
Alexandria Dollar is the second biological daughter of Creflo Dollar. She was born in 1993 in the United States of America. She is 29 years old as of 2022. She is also a gospel singer and a worker in her father’s ministry. Aside from this, no other information is known about her.
e. Lauren Dollar
Lauren Dollar is the youngest daughter of Creflo Dollar and his wife Taffi. She was born on October 25, 1997, in the United States of America. She is 24 years old as of September 2022. Lauren Dollar is currently working in her father’s ministry and is also a real estate agent.
About Creflo Dollar’s arrest
In June 2012, Creflo Dollar was arrested for an alleged attack on his daughter, Lauren. According to reports, Lauren Dollar told the authorities that her father choked, punched, and hit her with a shoe during a heated argument on whether she could go to a party or not. Creflo’s second daughter, Alexandria who witnessed the argument took her sister’s side. Although she denied being a witness in front of her parents, she later agreed after.
However, Creflo Dollar denied the allegations, claiming that the marks on Lauren’s body were due to eczema. The charges were later dropped in January 2013 after Dollar was awarded a $5,000 bail bond and compulsory anger management classes.