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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 (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.

Living In The Light

Step 8 We made a list of all persons we had harmed and became willing to make amends to them all 1 John 2:9-11 Anyone who claims to live in God’s light and hates a brother or sister is still in the dark. It’s the person who loves brother […]

Jesus Forgave Sinners

Jesus forgave those who mocked Him and killed Him. He expects us to follow His example. Colossians 3:13 Be even-tempered, content with second place, quick to forgive an offense. Forgive as quickly and completely as the Master forgave you.  

He Decided to Adopt Us

Seek God while He’s here to be found, pray to Him while He’s close at hand. Let the wicked abandon their way of life and the evil of their way of thinking. Let them come back to God, who is merciful, come back to our God, who is […]

God Forgives, Do You?

Matthew 18:21 Peter came to Jesus. He asked, “Lord, how many times should I forgive my brother when he sins against me? Up to seven times?” STOP! Think about the process of recovery. About all the things God has forgiven you for. About all the things you haven’t […]

One True Higher Power

www.bible.com/116/1sa.2.2.nlt We have all sinned and fall short of the glory of God. We are all powerless in our own strength to do what we need to do. We all need God’s forgiveness and guidance and we get it through ‘turning our wills and lives over to Him.’

Thought For Today

When times get bad, people cry out for help. They cry for relief from being kicked around, But never give God a thought when things go well. Don’t walk around with a chip on your shoulder, always spoiling for a fight. Don’t try to be like those who […]

Identifying Hurt People

“You’re familiar with the old written law, ‘Love your friend,’ and its unwritten companion, ‘Hate your enemy.’ I’m challenging that. I’m telling you to love your enemies. Let them bring out the best in you, not the worst. When someone gives you a hard time, respond with the […]

Read: Exodus 20:3-17

We call them the ‘The Ten Commandments’  Hebrew text speaks about them as the ‘Ten Words’ Ten words necessary to establish the necessary conditions for a free, loving and just community of God’s people to develop in. They are: Only One God: What is your greatest priority? Jesus said in Matthew 22:37 “Love the […]