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ArchieB

I was born in Paisley, Renfrewshire, Scotland.

I now live in Melbourne Australia with my wife Karen and my three children Duncan (23) Mitchell (22) and Ashleigh (18).

I am a recovered alcoholic. recovered through the Saving Grace of Jesus Christ and the power of the Holy Spirit living in and working through me.

My life mission is to help people suffering from addiction to discover personal relationship with Jesus Christ so they to can experience what it means to be truly sober.

Openness To Change

Ephesians 4:23 Now your attitudes and thoughts must all be constantly changing for the better. Today I attended Celebrate Recovery Frankston. The lesson for the day was lesson three ‘HOPE’ As I went into small group I realized, and it surprised me. Having lived a life of change since 1989. I am nor […]

Living In Peace In Spite of Our Differences

WHAT THE BIBLE SAYS   Psalms 133:1-3 How wonderful, how beautiful, when brothers and sisters get along! It’s like costly anointing oil flowing down head and beard, Flowing down Aaron’s beard, flowing down the collar of his priestly robes. It’s like the dew on Mount Hermon flowing down […]

Accept Different

2 Corinthians 10:18  When someone boasts about himself and how well he has done, it doesn’t count for much. But when the Lord commends him, that’s different! When we big note ourselves and don’ t accept the contribution of God and other people to our recovery we can […]

Verse For Today

  VERSE FOR TODAY   Romans 12:3 As God’s messenger I give each of you God’s warning: Be honest in your estimate of yourselves, measuring your value by how much faith God has given you. Healthy self-esteem is important because some of us think too little of ourselves; […]

Word For Today

THE WORD FOR TODAY       DIFFERENT: Separated from ~ Withdrawn Romans 8:35 Do you think anyone is going to be able to drive a wedge between us and Christ’s love for us? There is no way! Not trouble, not hard times, not hatred, not hunger, not […]

2019 ~ Day 283

God has made a way to escape; He encourages us to flee from sin and to be faithful to Him. The Bible is full of examples of people rightly or wrongly making choices and the consequences of those choices. Making good choices in our lives will lead to […]

Jesus Christ – The Great Teacher

Read: John 3:1-12 There was a man of the Pharisee sect, Nicodemus, a prominent leader among the Jews. Late one night he visited Jesus and said, “Rabbi, we all know you’re a teacher straight from God. No one could do all the God-pointing, God-revealing acts you do if […]

Have You Changed?

      Set A Good ExampleDAILY REFLECTION #279 Romans 16:19 While there has never been any question about your honesty in these matters–I couldn’t be more proud of you!–I want you also to be smart, making sure every “good” thing is the real thing. Don’t be gullible […]

Living God’s Way

What happens when we live God’s way? He brings gifts into our lives, much the same way that fruit appears in an orchard–things like affection for others, exuberance about life, serenity. We develop a willingness to stick with things, a sense of compassion in the heart, and a […]

What The Bible Says

Spiritual exercise is more valuable than physical exercise Do not waste time arguing over godless ideas and old wives’ tales. Instead, train yourself to be godly. “Physical training is good, but training for godliness is much better, promising benefits in this life and in the life to come.” […]