4. Pastor Joel Osteen
Pastor Joel Osteen of Lakewood Church in Houston, Texas, who's known for his inspirational sermons kicked off the new year with a “2020 blessing.”
“You are blessed, prosperous, redeemed, forgiven, talented, creative, disciplined, focused, confident, secure, equipped, empowered, anointed, accepted, approved, not average, not mediocre, you are a child of the most high God,” he wrote on Instagram along with a video message.
Osteen said he and his wife, Victoria, want people to know that they can let go of the old and except all the new coming in 2020.