Marcus Allen serves as lead pastor of Faith Family Baptist Church in Kingwood, Texas. He was born and raised in Jacksonville, Fla. He married his high school sweetheart, Stacey, in 1991 and they have four daughters. He received his Bachelors degree from the University of North Florida and holds a Masters of Divinity degree from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary. He has served in various churches including six years at First Baptist Church Jacksonville, Fla., where he served on the executive staff and was campus pastor of FBC’s South Campus.