Dr John McElhaney


Dr John McElhaney Graduated sums cum laude with a Th.D. He has pastored churches in Tennessee and Florida for almost fifty years. He has been Married to Margaret Leffew for forty seven years and they have three children, eight grandchildren and two great grandchildren. His passion is writing, preaching and teaching the sacred scriptures. He is available for speaking engagements by appointment. You may contact him by E-mail at jmcelhaney@aol.com , by phone at 423-836-7231 his mailing address is 1104 Christianburg Lane Sweetwater, TN. 37874

Smashwords Interview

When you're not writing, how do you spend your time?
I am always involved in church activities preaching and teaching. I also am involved with things in the community and helping abused and neglected children by serving as a court-appointed child advocate. I love to fish when I have time, and also love spending time with my family. But, writing takes up a large amount of my time.
How do you discover the ebooks you read?
I don't read fiction and choose only books that are going to increase my knowledge. I read mostly biblically based books and history
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The Biblical Family
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,460. Language: American English. Published: June 11, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Parenting / child rearing, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Life / Love & Marriage
Today the picture people have in their mind of a family is so distorted that it does not in any way resemble the family that God designed in his word. The roles of the husband and wife have dissolved beyond recognition. The definition of marriage has become something that our ancestors would not even recognize. The roles of the men and women in the church have completely disappeared.
The Death Chair
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,550. Language: American English. Published: April 24, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » History » American
The Tennessee electric chair was installed in 1916 changing the way executions were performed. Up until this time the gallows had been used for all those who were guilty of crimes that demanded the life of the perpetrator. Now there is a more modern way to put criminals to death. The electric chair pumps 2300 volts of electricity through the body of those who are unfortunate enough to set in it.
Racism in the White Church
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,540. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Life / Social Issues
This book describes the view of the author as to the racist attitude in the white church, his experiences in pastoring white churches and confronting racism head on. Don’t ignore this important issue that is still very much alive and well in the white churches in America.
Why I Am A Five Point Calvinist
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 36,720. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christianity / Calvinist, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Theology / Systematic
This book is written to clarify the teaching of Sovereign grace, there are a lot of people who do not understand this teaching simply because someone has told them something that is not true.
Backwoods College
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,070. Language: American English. Published: July 18, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Parenting
This book is kind of a continuation of my book, “When God Will Not Let Go”. I have added more experiences in my early life and show how a back woods education is so much superior to an Ivey League education especially in the things that are importin.
A Trip To the Gallows in East Tennessee
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,470. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » History » North America
This book gives the actual account of murderers that received the death penalty with the facts of the case and the events of the hangings. The facts are real with the actual names of the victims and the perpetrator. The hangings listed here cover a period of about forty years in East Tennessee.
Becoming Successful God's Way
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,110. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence & self-esteem, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
This book gives the details of what success is and what it takes to achieve. It also tells you what success is not and some of the things that will keep you from becoming successful. There are characteristics that you need to pursue success
If the Foundations Be Destroyed
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,410. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Life / Social Issues, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Life / Spiritual Warfare
This book describes the three institutes that God established, family, government, and the church, that are under attack today as well as the sins of the past that need to be dealt with. What can we do to correct the wrong?
When God Will Not Let Go
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,950. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Life / Personal Growth
How the Sovereign God protected one man through the War in Vietnam and the fight with his own demons afterward, until he was brought in