Paul Burns serves as the pastor of Priest Lake Presbyterian Church in Nashville, Tennessee. He holds an MDiv from Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary in Texas. Prior to entering seminary, he worked as a financial advisor in New York City. He lives in Nashville with his wife, Jennifer, son, Nelson, and his dog, Chuy. Over the years, he has developed strong feelings about what constitutes chili, and he believes that all meat cooked slowly over a wood fire can be called barbecue.