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Matthew and Michelle Galloway

Lead Pastor

Matthew Galloway is the Lead Pastor and founding church planter of New Direction Church in Snow Hill, NC. From the age of thirteen, Matthew has known the calling on his heart for Greene County. Matthew entered into the ministry in 2012. He spent two years studying at Opendoor College and is ordained by Evangel Fellowship International. Matthew is originally from Walstonburg, NC, but currently lives with his wife in Snow Hill, NC. He works full-time as a paramedic in Wilson, NC. He longs for a place of worship where all people young and old, black or white, rich or poor can come together as the united church for which Jesus prayed in John 17:23. Matthew hopes that New Direction Church will not only be a church that believes in Jesus, but also be a family that loves like Jesus.

Michelle Galloway joins her husband as the founding church planter of New Direction Church. She works full-time as a high school English teacher in Ayden, NC. Michelle helps steward the vision for New Direction Church by her oversight in many ministries within the church. She has a genuine heart for the Lord and is widely known for her love for people.

John Holloman

Co-Speaker and Youth

John Holloman brings his relentless enthusiasm and energy for reaching the lost to New Direction Church. You will see John doing multiple things from greeting people in the parking lot to filling in for our Lead Pastor. John and his wife Ashley are the Young Life leaders for Greene County and will be working with our middle and high school youth. John and Ashley have two children and live in Walstonburg, NC


Kevin Holloman

Worship Leader

Kevin Holloman serves as the Worship Leader of New Direction Church. He has a powerful calling from the Lord to lead people into the heart of worship. Kevin lives in Walstonburg, NC where he runs his own cabinet and custom woodworking business.

Angie Carter

Children's Ministry

Angie Carter assists New Direction Church in building its children's ministry department. She brings a wealth of knowledge and experience from sixteen years of working with children. Angie has never met a child she did not love. She has a passion for leading children of all ages to a relationship with Jesus. Angie and her husband Charlie have two sons and live in Farmville, NC.


Amanda Hightower

Business Administrator

Amanda Hightower volunteers as the Business Administrator of New Direction Church. She uses her gifts in finance and business management to serve the kingdom of God. Amanda and her husband JD live in Snow Hill, NC and are expecting their first child this summer.


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