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



David was born and raised in the Midwest. He graduated from Mid-America University in 1977, where he met his wife Becky, and from Nazarene Theological Seminary in 1981. He pastored in Arkansas and Texas before coming to SWID in 1986. He has been the district secretary since 2004 and currently pastors at the Petersburg Church of the Nazarene.

412 South Hickory Lane
Petersburg, IN 47567
Phone: (812) 380-3178


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
Office: 812.279.6621
Cell: 812.279.4275
Email: swidtreasurer@swidnazarene.org