The Southwest Indiana District exists to serve the people and churches within the boundaries of Southwest Indiana.
We Desire To Make Christlike Disciples Of The Nations!



On July 26, 2016, at the 68th District Assembly, Timothy Crump was elected as our eighth District Superintendent.  Pastor Tim received his Bachelors in Theology (1982) and a Masters of Arts in Religion (1985) from Olivet Nazarene University and has done additional upper-graduate work at Nazarene Theological Seminary.

Tim has pastored for 31 years. In September 2012 he accepted the call to be Lead Pastor at Salem First Church of the Nazarene, Salem, Oregon. Prior to his arrival in Salem, Tim led churches in Braidwood, Illinois, Okmulgee, Oklahoma, Lombard, Illinois, Kalamazoo, Michigan, and Decatur, Illinois.  His wife, Cindy, is a certified schoolteacher with a degree from Olivet in Elementary Education.

3827 Austin Drive, Bedford, IN 47421
Office: (812) 279-6621
Cell: (217) 413-1579
Email: tcrump@swidnazarene.org


Matt Gargiulo - DISTRICT Operations & Technology Administrator

Matt grew up in Huntington, Indiana, and graduated from Olivet Nazarene University in 2013, where he met his wife Rachel on a missions trip to Africa. After serving at Shepherd Community Center and Indianapolis First Church of the Nazarene, they moved to Middletown, Indiana where Matt served as an associate pastor, office administrator, and daycare director at Middletown Church of the Nazarene from 2015-2019. They are the proud parents of two girls, Charlotte (6) and Elizabeth (4). Matt graduated from Nazarene Theological Seminary with a Master of Arts in Christian Formation & Discipleship in 2018. In addition to his role in the SWID District Office, Matt also serves as an associate pastor at Zion Community Church of the Nazarene in Bloomington.

3827 Austin Drive, Bedford, IN 47421
Cell: (812) 279-6621
Email: swidoffice@swidnazarene.org


Gary Ritter - District Treasurer

Gary became District Treasurer on October 1, 2016.  He and his wife, Anita, attend the Valley Mission Church of the Nazarene and recently celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary. They have two adult children and four grand-children. Gary and Anita met in church, and though not called into Pastoral Ministry, have served the Church and the Lord all their lives. He recently retired from General Motors after forty-eight years as a Tool and Diemaker.  

3827 Austin Drive, Bedford, IN 47421
Cell: (812) 279-4275
Email: swidtreasurer@swidnazarene.org

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Pat is originally from Muncie, Indiana. After moving to Bloomington and graduating from Indiana University, he worked in local government for nearly 20 years. During these years, he attended and served in youth and young adult ministry at Bloomington First Church of the Nazarene. Pat was called to full-time ministry in 2011 and has been serving as the pastor of Cory Community Church of the Nazarene since 2015. He also attended Nazarene Theological Seminary and graduated with a Master of Divinity in 2018. Pat married his wife Christina in 1998. She is the director of a non-profit providing free peer counseling, training, and spiritual development to women of all ages.

225 S. Co. Rd. 500 W., Cory, IN 47846
Phone: (812) 360-4734
Email: pastor@corynazarene.org