April Osteen Simons: Biography, Age, Family, Career, & Net Worth

April Osteen Simons is an American pastor, author and public speaker. She is also a life coach, motivational speaker, and the brain behind “House of Hope series” on YouTube.

April Osteen Simons
April Osteen Simons


April was born in 1967 to John and Dodie Osteen. Her parents were the founders of Lakewood Church which they pastored for over four decades before handing over to her brother, Joel Osteen. She is the sister of popular America pastor, Joel Osteen.

Today, April is the senior pastor of High Point Church. A Church she co-pastors with her husband, Gary Simons.

April Osteen with her mother Dodie Osteen and her siblings Paul Osteen, Lisa Osteen Comes and Joel Osteen
April Osteen with her mother Dodie Osteen and her siblings Paul Osteen, Lisa Osteen Comes and Joel Osteen


She was born in 1967.

Family Life

Pastor Gary Simons is the husband of April Osteen Simons. The duo have been married for about 25 years. Together they founded the High Point Church in Arlington, Texas.

The couple is blessed with five children and two grandchildren. Ariella, Christiana, Elliana, Savannah, and Garrison are their five children. Christiana, their oldest child, has a son named Dean Levi, and Garrison, their son, has a daughter named Penelope.

April Osteen Simons and her children
April Osteen Simons and her children


Pastor April is a highly sought-after motivational speaker who travels extensively. She shares her uplifting, humorous, and spiritually centered lectures with audiences all over the world. Better is a weekly podcast hosted by April, and House of Hope is her YouTube series. She also frequently appears on the Joni Table Talk program on the Daystar Television Network.

To promote her book, Better Than Ever, April also went on a Motivation and Success tour across Canada.

April and her husband Gary also founded the Siete Pilares para Las Naciones establishment, which shows church pioneers and pastors in Latin America the seven pillars of life.


April is a author of a bestseller Better Than Ever: Get Your Happy Back, Stress Less, and Enjoy Every Day.

In the book, April Osteen Simons reminds us that we have a choice every day to embrace the positive and turn away from the negative. By appreciating what we have, focusing on where we want to be, and remembering that God is with us and wants the best for us, we can take the necessary steps to live a happier, healthier, more hopeful life.


  • Getting Back In The Game
  • The In-Between Times
  • Better Than Ever
  • Make Your Life Better Than Ever
  • Things You Will Never Hear God Say
  • Good Medicine
  • Make Today Better

Net Worth

April’s estimated net worth is about $500,000 USD.

Social Media

You can find and follow Pastor April on any of the following social media platforms:

Instagram: @aprilosimons

Twitter: @AprilOSimons

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