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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.

Discussion Starter #49

Discovering Recovery Psalm 119:162 I’m filled with joy because of your promise. It’s like finding a great fortune. I remember it like it was yesterday. My AHA! Moment. In that first meeting. When I discovered the importance of God and relationship with Him in the process of recovery. […]

Verse For Today

“When you pray, do not keep talking on and on the way ungodly people do. They think they will be heard because they talk a lot. Do not be like them. Your Father knows what you need even before you ask him.” Matthew 6:7-8 This week I am […]

Morning Harmony #49

FORWARD STEPS 6 Let’s recognize him as the LORD. Let’s keep trying to really know Him. Hosea 6:3 We may suffer from becoming a Christian and living our lives according to God’s Word. In explaining the parable of ‘The sower and the seed.’ Jesus indicated that some who […]

Discussion Starter #48

Where Is God in Your Walk? Psalm 121:1 I look up to the mountains. Where does my help come from? Bible based recovery is not for everyone. God in His wisdom communicates His message to us in many different ways. For me it began with rehab. Not Bible […]

Morning Harmony #48

FORWARD STEPS 5 Let’s recognize him as the Lord. Let’s keep trying to really know him. Hosea 6:3 Some habits die hard. Many of us have a habit of brooding over recent mistakes or wrongdoings. Non-believers can expect guilt to plague them. But when we accept Jesus Christ […]

What The Bible Says

“Come. Let us talk some more about this matter,” says the Lord. “Even though your sins are bright red, they will be as white as snow. Even though they are deep red, they will be white like wool. But you have to be willing to change and obey […]

Discussion Starter #48

Believe The Bible Psalm 130: With all my heart I wait for the Lord to help me. I put my hope in his word. As we go through the process of spiritual recovery these Twelve Steps challenge us to ‘Believe the Bible’ To accept it as God’s Word […]

Morning Harmony #48

FORWARD STEPS (4) Hosea 6:3 Let’s recognize him as the Lord. Let’s keep trying to really know him. In this age of computers, smart phones and tablets tos in the know sometimes refer to the term GIGO. It stands for ‘Garbage in, Garbage out.’ In other words if […]

Discussion Starter #47

NOWHERE TO RUN Psalms 139:7 How can I get away from your Spirit? Where can I go to escape from you? Do you believe recovery is a choice? I ask that question because I read it somewhere once and I am not sure if I believe it. Another […]