About the Pastors

Pastor Chris Burns is a native of Hickory, NC. He currently serves as the senior Pastor of Draper Pentecostal Holiness Church in Eden, North Carolina. He served as lead pastor at East Brewton Church of God in Alabama from 2016 – 2017 and Restoration Church in Phil Campbell, Alabama from 2010 – 2016. Before answering the call to pastor, Chris ministered in various positions music, youth, media, and outreach ministries.

He attended Lee University where he met his wife, Nicole. They married in 1995 and have two children, Chris and Billie Danielle who attend Lee University.

Chris is an Ordained Minister with the International Pentecostal Holiness Church. He’s completed his courses with the National Institute of Christian Leaders and is attending Liberty University Online.

Chris and Nicole have grown to love the city of Eden in a short period of time. Their hearts long to see and help lead people to Christ and see the Kingdom of God advance in Rockingham County.