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I was born in Paisley, Renfrewshire, Scotland.

I now live in Melbourne Australia with my wife Karen and my three children Duncan (23) Mitchell (21) and Ashleigh (17).

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.

Remember the Lord

2 John 1:7-8 There are a lot of smooth-talking charlatans loose in the world who refuse to believe that Jesus Christ was truly human, a flesh-and-blood human being. Give them their true title: Deceiver! Antichrist! And be very careful around them so you don’t lose out on what […]


Succeeding in recovery does not mean that you won’t be knocked down, but real success comes when you know how to rebound after being knocked down. To be successful in recovery we must do whatever we do for the intent of glorifying God. It is not sufficient for […]

Recovery is about faith..

God gives us the power and courage to move forwardOne Step at a time. No social status or good deed makes us deserving of His forgiveness. It’s all about FAITH! Romans 4:1-3 Abraham was, humanly speaking, the founder of our Jewish nation. What did he discover about being […]

Cling to faith

1 Timothy 1:19 Cling to your faith in Christ, and keep your conscience clear. For some people have deliberately violated their consciences; as a result, their faith has been shipwrecked.

Two types of freedom

I read somewhere there are two types of freedom: False freedom – where we are free to do what we want and True freedom – where we are free to do what we should.  “Today, if you hear his voice,  do not harden your hearts as you did in the rebellion.”Hebrews […]

Holy Spirit Motivation

The Holy Spirit directs us and motivates us. Those moments when we found ourselves in a slump were impossible times. We came to a complete halt and it was only the Holy Spirit that prompted us to get going again. The same is true when we were saved […]


Spent a really good weekend with my family. Karen’s (my wife) birthday, time with her and the kid’s. Doesn’t get much better. 1 week till 4o Days of Recovery. Pray! Pray! Pray!