Priscilla Shirer

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Author, Actress, Minister (1974)
Fri Jul 23 2021
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Relationship Timeline Of Priscilla Shirer

Husband : Jerry Shirer
Priscilla Shirer Married To Jerry Shirer In 1999

Priscilla Shirer is widely recognized for being the Christian evangelist. Priscilla has devoted her life to preach the Gospel through different churches, conferences, and also through social media.  Apart from being a minister, she is also an author, motivational speaker, and an actress.

Shirer was born on December 31, 1974, as the daughter of Tony Evans, a senior pastor of Oak Cliff Bible Fellowship Church. The Texas-born Priscilla spent her childhood acquainted with the Holy Bible. She is a Duncanville High School graduate; furthermore, she received her master's degree in Biblical Studies from Dallas Theological Seminary.

Married to Jerry Shirer for over two decades

Priscila Shirer is in a happy marital relationship with Jerry Shirer, former Director of International Operations for Hilton Hotels. In 1999, the couple walked down the aisle amid their beloved ones.

Priscilla with her sons, Jackson Shirer, Jerry Jr. Shirer and Jude Shirer
Image: Priscilla Shirer and her three sons, Jackson, Jerry Jr., and Jude. 
Source: The FAB Sister's Blog

Together, they share three children from their marital solidarity. On November 6, 2002, the pair welcomed their first-child, Jackon Shirer. Two years later on 2004, their second-born son Jerry Jr. Shirer came as the answered prayers to his parents. 

Their third son, Jude Maddox Shirer, was a surprise for the couple as they weren't planning for him. On October 16, 2008, Jude Shirer added joy to the family, expanding it from four to five, the more, the merrier!

Jerry and Priscilla have perfectly stood to the vows they shared twenty years ago and is still getting stronger with each passing year. The duo has no rumors or controversies regarding their married life and living together elegantly.

First Meeting with Jerry

The Bible teacher Priscilla and Jerry met back in March of 1998 when she was working as a motivational speaker with the Zig Ziglar Corporation. The pair locked their eyes when she went for the speaking program held for the executive team of Hilton Hotels. 

Priscilla with her husband Jerry on the red carpet premiere of the movie War Room at the Majestic Theater in Downtown Dallas
Image: Priscilla Shirer with her husband, Jerry Shirer, on the Red Carpet premiere of War Room. 
Source: Dallas Morning News

Mrs. Shirer had sent her details to agree to the speaking program to a woman working in the Hilton Hotels. Right after the mysterious woman received the details along with her photo, she immediately suggested Priscilla that she should meet Jerry. 

He was working as the director of International Operations for Hilton Hotels at that time. On the day of the Luncheon by Hilton Hotels, she saw Jerry for the first time and found him beautiful. The couple felt an instant connection after their first meeting. It didn't take long before the couple fell head over heels in love with each other. A year after, the blessed pair married and been together ever since.

The Net Worth of Priscilla

The 45-year-old minister earns a decent amount of money from working as a motivational speaker, actress, and author. The estimated net worth of Priscilla is at $1 Million as per many online sources.

The Shrier family is a longtime resident of Dallas. According to Patch,  the average price of a home in Dallas is $249,000.  The family possibly owns a house of a similar range. Similarly, the Dallas resident Betty Buckley owns a house in Texas worth $2.8 Million.

Priscilla Shirer and Jerry Shirer at their home in Dallas
Frame: Priscilla and Jerry at their house. 
Source: LifeWay

According to Chron, the average salary of a motivational speaker is $107,173 annually. For the famous renowned speakers, the pay can be as high as $312,000 annually. As she has proved herself worthy to walk upon the stage and deliver shaking words to the audience, she must be earning more than the average salary.

The ministerial woman is starred as the lead actress in the 2015 American Christian drama film, War Room. The movie successfully bagged $73,975,239 as of its worldwide Box Office. The lead actress must have received a big chunk of the movie earning. 

Apart from being a motivational speaker and actress, she is also an author. According to Chron, the average salary of an author in the United States is estimated to be $61,240. 

Priscilla and Jerry have jointly founded the Going Beyond Ministries, which is focused on the expository teaching of the Word of God. The couple probably earns a handsome sum from the website as well. 

Author To New York Times Best-seller

A native of Dallas hasn't limited herself to Bible teaching and speaking on conferences; she is also an author to more than dozens of books. The New York Times bestseller book, Fervent: A Woman’s Battle Plan to Serious, Specific and Strategic Prayer (2015), was named as the 2016 Christian Book of the Year by the Evangelical Christian Publishers Association.

Some of her remarkable works include The Prince Warriors (2016), The Armour of God (2015), The Resolution for Women (2011), He Speaks To Me (2005), and many more. Just like the way she preaches Christianity, most of her books are based on Bible Stories and Christian literature.


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