Our Pastor & Staff
Corey Burns


Corey Burns became our pastor in June 2021. Corey came to Union from Jacksonville First United Methodist Church where he had served as Youth Minister since May 2018.  

Corey is originally from Nances Creek and attended White Plains High School. He answered God’s call to ministry at the age of 19 and has worked in various ministry positions.  

Corey holds a Bachelor of Science in Religion from Liberty University in Lynchburg, Virginia, and a Master of Divinity from Asbury Theological Seminary in Wilmore, Kentucky. He is also an exploring candidate for ordained ministry in the United Methodist Church. 
Corey and his wife, Billie Jo, have three daughters, Bailey, Emma and Olivia. 

Corey can be reached at the following email address:


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