Worship (Adoración) Service in English @ 10 am & Español @ 1:45 pm

Inglesia del Nazareno Communidad de la Esperanza



Dr. Burnie R. Burnside, Lead Pastor


Rev. Burnside has been the pastor of Hope Community (HC) for over 25 years (since May 1984). Before coming to HC, he served as youth minister (four years) in Chicago, Illinois and pastor (5 ½ years) in Dubuque, Iowa.


Rev. Burnside received a BA from Olivet Nazarene University in pastoral ministry in 1975 and an MA in Theology in 1980. After completing a relocation and  building program at Hope Community, he enrolled in graduate school at the University of North Texas. In 1998, Dr. Burnside was awarded a Ph.D. from UNT in the education and counseling of adults.


Dr. Burnside is currently leading Hope Community for the second time through a relocation and building program.  The church is relocating to a 13 acre site and building the first phase of a new multi-use facility.



Seminars and Conferences:


Dr. Burnside is available for seminars, conferences and retreats. Below are some of the series titles available:


* In the Steps of the Rabbi (Being a Disciple)* Learning the Secret of Spiritual Power (and Avoiding Power Failure)* Live Like You Were Dying* Moving Forward in God (Ezra)* Strenghten Your Marriage Relationship* Being the Church - Practicing our Faith

* Building on GRACE

* Covenant Relationships - A New Approach to God

* Doing Spiritual Warfare and Dealing with the Demonic

* Fighting the Good Fight

* God's Guarantee (Stewarship that Works)


 Peggy Burnside, Minister of Music Peggy is also a graduate of Olivet Nazarene University. She graduated with a BA in music education and is certified to teach K-12. After teaching several years in the public school system, Peggy devoted her musical abilities to the church. She is a pioneer in arranging Praise and Worship music and is unquestionably one of the most talented Worship leaders anywhere. Peggy is devoted to serving the Lord at all times. Her first ministry responsibilities are to her pastor-husband and their children. In addition to serving her family, Peggy has served Hope Community as the Music and Worship Leader (part-time) for over 25 years. Peggy is also employed as the Administrative Director for the Texas Municipal Clerks Association at the University of North Texas where she has worked for over 20 years. The Burnsides have four wonderful children - Ben, Kristen (daughter-in-law), Tiffany and Trevor (son-in-law) - and three grandchildren, Eli, Isaac and Marlee. 


Rev. Don Dakin, Associate Pastor of Student Ministries


Don, wife Tara and two children, Ashley and MacKenzie come to us from the Tennessee District, where Don pastored Dyersburg First Church of the Nazarene.  He and his family pastored there for over nine years. Before Dyersburg, he served as an associate pastor in Woodlawn Tennessee. Don is a 2008 graduate of Nazarene Bible College, with a BA in Christian Education, and is an ordained elder.  He loves to spend time with his family, play golf, and talk about God.









 Rev. Jesus and Nelly Espinoza, Hispanic Pastor    Services:Sunday @ 1:45Wednesday @ 7:00 pm 


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