Harrison Authors Help Readers Cultivate Good Relationship With Christ

Tuesday, August 5, 2014

In their new book on Christian living, “Desperate Dependency,” authors J. Kirk and Melanie D. Lewis help readers to cultivate a good relationship with Jesus Christ.

Kirk and Melanie Lewis note that even Christians often fail to recognize God’s plan to complete their lives. The Heavenly Father has designed people for a relationship that is desperately dependent on Jesus. Only when they embrace this relationship will they find satisfaction and a way to fill the void in their hearts. “Desperate Dependency” identifies the deceptions people believe in and points their searching souls to Christ, the only one who is relevant and sufficient to deal with the intricacies of life’s problems and pains.

Published by Tate Publishing and Enterprises, the book is available through bookstores nationwide, from the publisher or on boostore websites.

Kirk and Melanie Lewis have ministered as a team for decades, challenging people to an authentic relationship with Jesus Christ. As counselors, they are committed to using biblical principles to facilitate healing and liberate weary souls from emotional bondage. Their counsel is founded upon the belief that Jesus Christ is the center of one’s well-being, that the Bible is the authority, and that psychology is the applied aspect of theology.



Wayne Pederson Is Keynote Speaker At AMG International 75th Anniversary

AMG International is celebrating 75 Years of International and Global Ministry on Thursday, Nov. 9, from 6:45-8:45 p.m. at the Chattanooga Convention Center.  Wayne Pederson will be the keynote speaker.  He is president emeritus and global ambassador of Reach Beyond in Colorado Springs, Co.  Special guests joining ... (click for more)

Bob Tamasy: Here’s Some Stuff To Think About

If asked to name the fastest-growing industries in America, how would you respond? Something in the construction realm, or the technology world.? Maybe some business related to transportation? But would your guesses include…the self-storage industry? This industry – constructing and then leasing or renting self-storage units – has become big business. Wikipedia, that online ... (click for more)

Man Shot Multiple Times In Cleveland; Jesus Teague, 14, Is Arrested

On Saturday, at 6:12 a.m., Cleveland Police Department responded to 1210 Elrod Place SE in reference to a domestic disturbance.   A man sustained multiple gunshot wounds and was transported to Erlanger by Life Force. His condition is stable, at this time.   The suspect, Jesus Tyler Teague, 14, was located and was in custody as of 3:25 p.m. ... (click for more)

Travis Caslin, 42, Shot While Walking Along South Willow Street

Chattanooga Police said a man was shot on Friday night while walking along South Willow Street.   The victim was identified as Travis Caslin, 42.   At 7:37 p.m., Chattanooga Police officers were called to a local hospital after a person showed up with a gunshot wound.   Police were informed that the victim's condition was non-life threatening. ... (click for more)

October Is Breast Cancer Awareness Month: Myth And Fact Check

My husband and I recently had the privilege of participating in the American Cancer Society’s Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk in Chattanooga. I listened as my husband told the audience about how his mother was diagnosed with breast cancer when he was nine and how she died from the disease when he was fourteen. As a child, my husband didn’t understand what breast cancer ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Evil This Way Comes

There is a line in Act IV of William Shakespeare's Macbeth, as some of the 20,000 students at Middle Tennessee State are taught, that reads: "By the pricking of my thumbs / Something wicked this way comes." The professors explain that in the 16 th century the “pricking of thumbs” meant an intuition of evil about to happen and every student at MTSU knows several white supremacy ... (click for more)