John Allen is the founding pastor of EastPoint Church. He is passionate about expository preaching and personal discipleship. He seeks to equip believers to carry out the great commission to make disciples of all nations.
In August of 2011 John Allen moved to Desoto County from Wyatte, Mississippi. He has been married to his beautiful wife Austin since January of 2008. They have four energetic boys named Layton, Keller, Grayson, and Dawson, and are currently foster parents for Mississippi's Department of Human Services.
He has a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology from Delta State University, a Masters of Divinity from Mid-America Baptist Theological Seminary, and is currently enrolled at Mid-America Baptist Theological Seminary working on a doctor of ministry.