Karen Allen is the wife of Jason Allen, fifth President of Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. She is also mother to five children: Anne-Marie, Caroline, William, Alden & Elizabeth. She has a passion to see women grow in God’s Word, and serves as the founder and leader of Midwestern Women’s Institute which provides a course of study to prepare ladies for local church ministry.
Approximately one year ago, on April 11, 2019, my life was forever changed. Until that day, 2019 was a year marked primarily by busyness. Life and ministry with my husband and family was full. The days were good, but long.