Pastor Kerbow was born to his parents Jean and Jack Kerbow in 1977 in Covington, Georgia. He received his conversion and first experience with Pentecost in Milstead, Georgia at The Church of the Lord Jesus Christ pastored by Rev. Grady F. Eberhardt. This early conversion and water baptism in Jesus name left an indelible mark on the young man who would just two years later at the age of 17 feel a call into the ministry. With the mentorship and Guidance of Pastor Eberhardt, Rev. Kerbow evangelized full time for 4 years. .
During those early formidable years his ministry carried him throughout many states and he enjoyed a great season of revival amongst many of the greatest churches in Pentecost. His ministry eventually led him to Florida where he put down roots and met the love of his life, April Crofton Kerbow. April is the granddaughter of the late Rev. Hugh A. McNatt and Mary L. McNatt (age 96 at the time of this writing). Bishop McNatt was a Pentecostal pioneer and firebrand who fostered in the Apostolic Doctrine to the City of Tampa where he pastored for nearly 60 years.
Pastor Kerbow Served faithfully in two Apostolic churches in Florida totaling more than ten years before feeling the call of God on his family to return to Tampa to assist in Leadership at The First Pentecostal Tabernacle. Rev. Kerbow serves as Pastor at The First Pentecostal Tabernacle along with Senior Pastors William and Sylvia Autrey, who with the late Rev. Mcnatt led a thriving revival church.
Rev. Kerbow credits much of his success to the mentorship of great men of God that he was privileged to serve under and with. Men like the late Rev. Grady Eberhardt, The late Rev. Hugh McNatt, Pastor Phillip Johnson (Hudson Fl.), and Rev . Ed Walden.
He has a loving family that is the backbone of his ministry. He has been the husband of one wife for almost 15 years and together he and his wife April have one daughter, Hannah Lillian Kerbow, 11 years old.
After 20 plus years in the ministry Rev. Kerbow is a seasoned and capable man with heart for souls and God’s kingdom. He currently serves as the Assemblies of the Lord Jesus Christ Florida District Assistant Superintendent. Pastor Kerbow attended Apostolic Theological Seminary.
7416 East Mohawk Avenue - Tampa, Florida 33610 - 813-626-2090