Gene Tanner — Interim Pastor

Pastor Gene Tanner currently serves as Interim Pastor at Winamac Nazarene Church. He served as Lead Pastor at Valparaiso Nazarene Church for over 25 years. Pastor Gene and his wife, Tamra, have two grown children and four grandchildren.

Katy Ruff

Katy Ruff is our church's Office Administrator and Treasurer. She is also the Director of Kingdom Kids Preschool and Daycare Ministry and Preschool Teacher. She serves regularly on our Worship Team and numerous other areas throughout the church and it's ministries. Katy and her loving husband are blessed with three young children.

Deb Walters

Deb Walters is our Compassionate Ministries Director, serving WNC and the community through Neighbor to Neighbor Food Pantry, outreach opportunities, mission projects, and leading our benevolence ministry. She has her Local Ministers License and is pursuing her District License through the Church of the Nazarene. Deb and her husband enjoy spending time with their family and serving their WNC family.

Bev Burkett

Bev Burkett has been serving in the Neighbor to Neighbor Food Pantry for a number of years. Her heart for those in need makes her a valuable asset to our team. She and her husband have served in ministries of WNC and our community for the majority of their adult lives.

Ministry telephone numbers:

Winamac Church of the Nazarene 574-946-3775

Kingdom Kids Preschool and Daycare Ministry 574-946-4994

Neighbor to Neighbor Food Pantry 574-946-7637

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