Michael Beckwith is well-known for his spirituality, and his transcendent healing. He is the Musical Director for the Agape International Choir, and an intuitive channel for healing music. He is married to Rickie byars, who filed for divorce in 2017. They were married for five-years and had two children.
Michael Beckwith was born July 21, 1956. He is currently 64. Before he turned to spirituality, he was involved in drug dealing. His marijuana business spanned multiple states. He rekindled his spirituality while in prison by turning to religion, metaphysical devotion, and other religious practices.
Michael Beckwith has not publicly revealed his relationship with his new wife. Earlier, he was married to a jazz musician, Ronald Muldrow. The couple had a daughter, Georgia Anne Muldrow. After Rickie’s divorce, Michael Beckwith separated from Rickie and began a new life.
Following his release from prison, he attended religious school. He aspired to be a senior minister in a spiritual community. However, he felt uncomfortable about being the only African American leader in his community. Consequently, he founded the Agape International Spiritual Center in 1986 and began assisting the homeless, the needy and youth at risk. He has performed on television programs such as Oprah Winfrey and the Ellen Show.
He has two siblings. He has not revealed the names of his siblings. He attended the University of Southern California as well as the Ernest Holmes College School of Ministry. He is married to Rickie ‘Byars’ Beckwith, a musician and the co-founder of the Rhythm and Joy Festival.
Beckwith’s fame rose because of his participation in The Secret (2006), a bestselling movie. He is the author of eight books, and co-author of 120 music. Beckwith has also appeared on Oprah Winfrey’s show and has a popular weekly radio show.
Beckwith is also active in the community. He is a co-founder of the Association for Global Thought, a network of non-trinitarian Christian denominations. The association has a 64-day awareness campaign called “A Season for Nonviolence.” This campaign celebrates the lives of Mahatma Gandhi and Dr. Martin Luther King.
Michael Beckwith has six millions dollars in liquid assets. His marriage to Rickie “Byars” Beckwith ended in 2017. The two had two children. In 2017, however, the couple filed for divorce citing irreconcilable disagreements. According to his bio, his net worth is estimated at $6 million, with most of his assets coming from his authorship. Beckwith lives a modest life despite his wealth.
Beckwith’s Foundation offers live stream sessions. These sessions can be viewed by subscribing Beckwith Inspires. It costs two dollars per month. Beckwith has appeared on many TV talk shows and has written over 50 books. His book, “Life Visioning”, was named one Oprah’s top fifteen.