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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.

Choices Have Consequences

Ecclesiastes 11:9 Follow the impulses of your heart. If something looks good to you, pursue it. But know also that not just anything goes; You have to answer to God for every last bit of it.  FREE TO CHOOSE BUT CHOICES COME WITH CONSEQUENCES.

Salvation Brings Freedom

Recovery with Christ brings FREEDOM! Romans 6:6-9 Could it be any clearer? Our old way of life was nailed to the Cross with Christ, a decisive end to that sin-miserable life–no longer at sin’s every beck and call! What we believe is this: If we get included in […]

Stand Firm

Galatians 5:1 Christ has set us free. He wants us to enjoy freedom. So stand firm. Don’t let the chains of slavery hold you again. What have you learned through the recovery process to help you better relate to others? Freedom is not free. It comes at a […]

About Freedom

Were you a slave? Slavery is no roadblock to obeying and believing. I don’t mean you’re stuck and can’t leave. If you have a chance at freedom, go ahead and take it. God does care when you use your freedom carelessly in a way that leads a Christian […]

What The Bible Says

We should not be slaves to sin because we are free to do what is right – BRING GLORY TO GOD! Galatians 5:13 It is absolutely clear that God has called you to a free life. Just make sure that you don’t use this freedom as an excuse […]

What the Bible says about VICTORY

How well God must like you– you don’t hang out at Sin Saloon, you don’t slink along Dead-End Road, you don’t go to Smart-Mouth College. Psalms 1:1 God will wipe the tears from every face. He’ll remove every sign of disgrace From his people, wherever they are. Yes! […]

Caring Is A Choice

 HAVING IDENTIFIED THE PEOPLE, I HAVE HARMED, I WILL NOW GO AND MAKE RESTITUTION TO THEM. UNLESS TO DO IS GOING TO CAUSE THEM OR OTHER PAIN OR SUFFERING. I didn’t want to do anything behind your back, make you do a good deed that you hadn’t willingly […]

Don’t Be Foolish

DON’T BE FOOLISH Having identified the people, I have harmed, I will now go and make restitution to them. Unless to do is going to cause them or other pain or sufferingGalatians 6:7 Don’t be fooled. You can’t outsmart God. Many people in recovery learn to say the […]

What The Bible Says

God has given you work to do in a unique role he created just for you. Part of his purpose for you is to bring the Good News of salvation to all people. God saved us and called us to live a holy life. He did this, not […]

Purpose

Purpose Find yourself then lose yourself. Mark 8:34 Jesus called the crowd and his followers to him. He said, “Any of you who want to be my follower must stop thinking about yourself and what you want. You must be willing to carry the cross that is given […]