John Turley DeBevoise has been the pastor of PCPC since 1995. He has also served churches in Roanoke, Va, and Gastonia, NC. He is a graduate of Eckerd College and Union Presbyterian Seminary where he obtained a Masters in Theology and Doctorate of Ministry. John grew up in Orlando where his father was a Presbyterian minister, and where his brother and sister-in-law currently serve as Presbyterian pastors. John and his wife Emalee have 3 grown children (Beth, Mary Emalee, and Joe, who is married to Lindsey) and an increasing number of grandchildren.
Nicole is a native of Florida, graduated with a Bachelor’s in English from Stetson University and with a Master of Divinity and Master of Arts in Christian Education from Union Presbyterian Seminary in Richmond, VA. Nicole was ordained as a Teaching Elder (Minister of Word and Sacrament) in 2004. She served as Associate Pastor for Christian Education at the St. Charles Avenue Presbyterian Church in New Orleans, LA for two years prior to coming to PCPC in 2006 where her ministry focus is pastoral care and worship.
Since moving to Tampa, Nicole met and married Christopher Abdnour. They have three children: Malachi, Maliyah, and Nevaeh. When not at church the Abdnours can often be seen biking to Dairy Joy or along Bayshore.
David has been a part of PCPC since 2008. He received his Master of Divinity at Asbury Theological Seminary. David’s Bachelor degree is from Whitworth University with a focus on Theology and Sociology.
My wife, Sarah, and I have two beautiful daughters. I grew up in Washington State and now call Florida home, although I maintain my allegiance to the Seattle Seahawks. I enjoy Ultimate Frisbee (I play a weekly 6 am pick-up game if you want to join!) and most outdoor sports. Starbucks is my second home; grande mocha please.
I thoroughly enjoy serving at Palma Ceia and I cannot imagine a better church to be a part of.
Nancy became the Director of Music and Director of the Chancel Choir at PCPC in 2006. She previously served for 25 years as the Director of Music and Organist at Hyde Park Methodist in Tampa. Nancy is also the director of the Tampa Oratorio Singers, a community chorus in Tampa Bay. She has experience in directing […]