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 www.glemmelo.com www.openeyesmission.org

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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Expanding and Rebranding

  By Pastor Glem Melo We continue to thank and praise the Lord for sustaining and even growing our ministry in the Philippines. The 3 churches that we planted there, and the 2 that I have been training in theology … 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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God’s Message, God’s Power

By Pastor Glem Melo Christ is telling us, “Everything went as planned and will continue to go as planned. I will use you to accomplish the final phase of the plan. Therefore, be clothed by the power of the Holy … Continue reading

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