Our Pastors

Hanson Family

David W. Hanson was born and raised in Fairland, Indiana, and grew up attending Southside Reformed Presbyterian Church.

He graduated from Purdue University with a degree in accounting and worked as a tax accountant before pursuing theological training at the Reformed Presbyterian Theological Seminary. Before coming to Southside RPC in 2016, David served for two years (2003-2005) as Associate Pastor in the Bloomington RPC congregation, and then for 11 years (2005-2016) as pastor of Grace Presbyterian Church (State College, PA).

David is married to Ruth, a native of Delphi, Indiana, and they have seven children: Miriam, William, Timothy, Megan, John, Joel, and Suzanne.

Wise Family

Ian Wise is married to Deanna, and together they have two grown sons, and two teenage daughters.

Having served churches in Michigan and the Carolinas, Ian came to Southside in the summer of 2019 as our associate pastor.

A native of South Carolina, Ian attended Erskine College and Reformed Theological Seminary, Charlotte.  He was ordained in 2002.