Thomas Dexter "T. D." Jakes Sr. (born June 9, 1957) is an American
pastor of the The Potter's House, a 30,000 member church in Dallas, Texas.It is a non-denominational megachurch.
His church services and evangelistic sermons are broadcast on The
Potter's Touch, which airs on the Trinity Broadcasting Network, Black
Entertainment Television and The Word Network. Other aspects ofJakes' ministry
include an annual revival called "MegaFest" (which draws more than
100,000 people during that period of time), an annual women's conference called
"Woman Thou Art Loosed", and gospel music recordings.