Allen Stocks Lead Pastor Pastor Allen is an Ordained Bishop in the Church of God. He became the Lead Pastor of Tanglewood Church in March 2009. He and his wife Christy (of 35 years) have served in various ministries over the past 30 years, 16 of which they have been Senior Pastors. Their greatest treasures in life are their 3 children: Josh, 28, Rebekah, 24 and Kayla, 22. Pastor Allen has a passion to follow Jesus and love people. His unique preaching style, illustrated sermons, and use of audiovisual aides allow him the ability to communicate the Gospel effectively to every generation. His desire is that everyone would know that God has a special plan for their life. His mission is to introduce them to the God of that plan.