Allen currently serves as Senior Pastor of Sunrise Community Church in Atlantic Beach, Fla. He previously ministered as the Pastor to Junior High students at Grace Community Church in Sun Valley, Calif., and Family Ministries Pastor at Christ Fellowship Baptist Church in Mobile, Ala. He has a masters degree from The Master’s Seminary and and D.Min. from Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. Allen also serves on the board of Pastors of the Caribbean, and he has been the featured speaker at Riverbend’s annual Youth Summer Camp. He has also served as a professor at Christ Theological Seminary in Ormond Beach, Fla. He and his wife Mindy have three children.