Allen Hood is the director of International House of Prayer University, and teaches a course entitled The Excellencies of Christ. This course book will aid anyone who desires to know the Son of God more deeply, focusing on topics such as the preexistence of Jesus, the many facets of divine love displayed at the cross, and the second coming. From the incarnation to the ascension, Allen’s revelation of the beauty and transcendence of this Man will arrest your heart to fall in love with Jesus all over again. The excellencies of Christ are truly the content of pleasures evermore.
Allen Hood (MDiv, Asbury Theological Seminary) served on the leadership team of the International House of Prayer for more than 15 years. He served as the president of the International House of Prayer University from 2003 to 2016 and also served as the associate director of the IHOPKC Missions Base and as the executive pastor of Forerunner Church, IHOPKC’s church expression. Allen is an intercessory missionary called to partner in fulfilling the Great Commission by advancing 24/7 prayer and worship in every tribe and tongue and by proclaiming the beauty of Jesus and His glorious return. His highest joy is to see the Church manifesting the fullness of Christ’s life in the nations. Allen is married to Rachel, and they have three sons.