Author Archives: Glem Melo

About Glem Melo

I am a believer and follower of Christ, happily married, and have 3 wonderful kids. I am the founder and CEO of Open Eyes Mission, under the care of the Presbyterian Church in America (PCA) Chicago Metro Presbytery, pastoral intern at Faith Church in Dyer, Indiana, and studying Master of Divinity at Mid-America Reformed Seminary. The Bible teaches that God is real, man is sinful, hell is real, and Jesus is our only hope of salvation. I believe these truths with all of my heart, and I hope to help others learn of them as well. "For God so loved the world, that he gave his only Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish but have eternal life." (John 3:16) May God give you grace and peace. Glimar "Glem" Melo

Pray (Psalm 86)

God helps those who ask Him for help. Listen to the whole message: Petition (Help) Psalm 86 By Pastor Glem Melo A. Why pray? 1. Because we are poor and needy. 2. Because of our enemy 3. Because of God … Continue reading

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Happy #Reformation500

By Pastor Glem Melo Today, we celebrate the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation, at the heart of which is the recovery of the good news of salvation by grace alone, through faith alone, because of Jesus Christ alone. God’s word … Continue reading

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Great Baptizer, Great Baptism

Pastor Glem Melo Last Sunday, I had the privilege, honor, and joy of preaching Christ to the congregation of Trinity Presbyterian Church in DeMotte, Indiana. Great Baptizer, Great Baptism Matthew 3:13-17 Christ the Spirit-Baptizer’s Humility Christ the Spirit-Baptizer’s Love, Mercy … Continue reading

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Love Lansing

By Pastor Glem Melo Last Saturday, Aymi and I were blessed and privileged to serve and help paint a house with Love for Lansing volunteers. The homeowner was blessed and encouraged and so were we and all who served in the … Continue reading

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Chicago Incubator

By Pastor Glem Melo I was tremendously blessed, encouraged and edified to attend our very first Chicago Incubator session held at the downtown facility of Holy Trinity Church last September 9. Chicago Incubator Urban Planter training is based on time-tested, … Continue reading

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Crete Church (PCA) in Crete, IL

By Pastor Glem Melo Last Sunday, I had the joy and privilege of preaching and ministering to God’s precious people at Crete Church (PCA) in Crete, Illinois. After losing their beloved pastor to brain cancer, they are now praying and … Continue reading

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Power to Witness

By Pastor Glem Melo We need the Holy Spirit.  Christ died on the cross to pay for our sins, and to baptize and fill us with the Holy Spirit.  Indeed, He wants us to be baptized and filled with the … Continue reading

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