First Lady, Melanie McCaleb
A woman with a passion and a deep love for God and for the people of God. Her approach to the work of the Lord is consistent, steady and effective.
She attended college, majoring in Early Childhood Education. Evangelist McCaleb is the devoted wife of Superintendent Johnny L. McCaleb, Pastor of New Beginnings Church of God in Christ, Inc., and mother to young Jeremiah. She is the spiritual mother to all the young women of New Beginnings Church of God in Christ.
Evangelist McCaleb always stands ready to pray for anyone who needs prayer; are in need of a hug or encouragement. You will often find her praying for someone; crying out to God on their behalf. This writer has never heard her pray openly for herself but constantly beseeches God on behalf of His people.
As a woman of vision and President of the Women's Department, she is not afraid to step outside the box with new ideas and approaches. She leads the women of God with courage, strength, tenacity and determination. Whatever the undertaking, she sees it through to completion. Under her leadership, the Women's Department has thrived. Because of her faith, the Department functions in unity of spirit and with a sound mind.
Through Christ, there is nothing First Lady McCaleb cannot do, it has been proven over and over again. Blessed with wisdom beyond her years, she stands with her husband; demonstrating to women how to be a faithful, godly wife.
The women of New Beginnings Church of God in Christ - both young and old - love and highly respect First Lady McCaleb.