Nazarene Discipleship International (NDI)

NDI Leadership Team

​NDI Chairman: Rick Gardner
Ex Officio: Bret Layton
Secretary: Sam Pierson Jr.
Treasurer: Dj Hetrick

Ministerial at Large

Jonathan Nelson (1-year term, expires 2024) • Ginger Dials (2-year term, expires 2024) • Scott Buell (2-year term, expires 2025) • Debbie Dye (3-year term, expires 2025)

Lay at Large

Angela Barker (1-year term, expires 2024) •  Dave Koontz (1-year term, expires 2024) • Ruthanne Gardner (2-year term, expires 2024)

Appointed Department Heads

Adult Director/Prime Time: Sonny Williams
Men’s Director: Chuck Pennington
Women’s Director: TBD
Children’s Director: Bethany Carr
Jr. BLAST: Ryan Ramey
Mission’s Children’s Director: Anna Hetrick
Bible Memorization: Dana Bays
Quizzing: Beth Goodlet
Primary Camp: Brenda Koontz
District Training: Trevor Lanz
Marriage Enrichment: Stacie Walker


The mission of Sunday School & Discipleship Ministries International (SDMI) is to carry out the Great Commission to children, youth, and adults in preparation for a lifetime of being and making Christlike disciples in the nations.

Upcoming Events

PALCON 2024-2026

June 25 - June 27

M25 Conference

February 10, 2025 - February 12, 2025

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With 50+ churches on our district, we have a church home for everyone, no matter where in Southern West Virginia you live.

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