Rev. Augustus Corbett, JD
Rev. Corbett is a pastor, evangelist, attorney, author and activist. He is the founder and senior pastor of Kingdom Word Church International. He is also the founder of Augustus Corbett Ministries, Impart Publishing, National Black Parents Association and the Corbett Law Firm. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in chemistry from North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University and a Juris Doctorate from North Carolina Central University School of Law.
Rev. Corbett has been an ordained minister for more than twenty-five years, having preached at conferences, crusades, revivals, and seminars around the world including on the continents of Africa and Europe. Additionally, he has worked extensively in inner-city communities empowering people to overcome white supremacy, structural racism, poverty and brokenness. As a licensed attorney, he represents adults and juveniles in the criminal justice system as well as injured victims in personal injury and civil rights cases. He also researches and writes extensively on education law.
He has published one book entitled, Education Injustice: How Public Schools Fail African American Males. In the coming months, he will release other books, including:
* Jesus Follower,
* Supernatural Soul Winning,
* Kingdom Principles of Biblical Prosperity,
* Beyond Expectations (autobiography),
* Giving Up On Poverty and
* A book about criminal justice reform.
For relaxation, Rev. Corbett enjoys sports and the outdoors. His favorite teams are the Pittsburgh Steelers, Dallas Mavericks, Texas Rangers, Georgetown Hoyas, and Duke Blue Devils. Sorry Tar Heel fans including his wife who is the largest and most passionate Tar Heels fan in America. He enjoys reading, writing, golfing, fishing, hunting, seafood, and catching a good action or thriller movie with his wife. They have been happily married for almost thirty years and live in the Dallas, Texas area.