More New Members at Messiah

The Smiths

Kristina and Ryan have been in the Wilmington area in the neighborhood of 10 years. Kristina came for college at UNCW and Ryan came for work. Kristina is now a registered nurse and works at NHRMC. Ryan was a Marine Corp combat veteran and is now is a Service Rep at the Social Security Administration. Both Ryan and Kristina love the outdoors. Kristina loves many genres of music, especially on vinyl. At Messiah Katrina likes the family-like feel. Ryan is looking forward to developing relationships with the other members.


Jacob Holden

Jacob grew up in Supply, North Carolina, and has been in the Wilmington area for 2 years, coming for Church and work. He is an Installer at Overhead Door Company. He is currently learning two languages, Mandarin and Russian. At Messiah he is looking forward to just being part of the local church.

 The LaVecchias

Susan and Peter LaVecchia have been in the area for almost 8 years. They came following their 3rd child who was attending UNCW when they fell in love with the area. Peter is a Field Manager for Horizon Homes and Susan is a Teacher Assistant at Charter Day School. Susan met Timothy when she took care of Michael when he was an infant. She and Peter have been involved at Messiah for almost several years but are just now joining. They are looking forward to watching Messiah grow and serve.