About Our Pastor

Pastor Glis is originally from Florence, South Carolina and graduated from Fruitland Baptist Bible College in Hendersonville, North Carolina in 1999. Over the past twenty-two years, Glis has pastored Baptist churches in Alabama, South Carolina, North Carolina and Georgia.

Pastor Glis served as an Infantryman with the 101st Infantry Division, Fort Campbell, Kentucky, during Desert Storm. His wife, Melinda, is the daughter of a retired First Sergeant who also served with the 101st in Desert Storm. Melinda was at Fort Stewart as a child and has fond memories of her childhood in Hinesville.

Glis and Melinda have two adult children. A son, Glis Cribb II, who is in the U.S. Army and stationed at Fort Bragg North Carolina, and a daughter, Bethany (Cribb) Carter, who recently married and is a licensed Dental Hygienist in Hinesville at Aspen Dental.

Glis and Melinda are excited to be at Westside and in the Hinesville community. They look forward to learning how God will use them along with the great folks at Westside to serve and impact the community.