Mark Allen is the founding Senior Pastor of Life Fellowship, a contemporary, evangelistic, Spirit-empowered church in Athens, Texas. Life Fellowship began in 2006 and has grown as God has continued to bless. Mark attended college at Liberty University in Lynchburg, Virginia where he met his wife, Lisa. They have been married for 20 years and are blessed with two children, Anna and Michael. Pastor Mark has a passion for the people of Israel and has traveled to the Middle East a dozen times. He currently serves on the board of directors for the Athens Chamber of Commerce.