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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.

God’s Purpose

I’ll Not Turn Back STEP TWELVE says “Having gone through these steps and discovering the importance of an individual relationship with God through Jesus, I will try to live according to His principles and to lead others to a personal relationship with Him.” I love God and I […]

Discussion Starter #54

Recovery Without God is Just Abstinence Psalm 46:1 God is our place of safety. He gives us strength. He is always there to help us in times of trouble Prior to accepting Jesus Christ as my Higher Power, I had periods of sobriety. Periods where I abstained from […]

Morning Harmony #51

Let The Sunshine In God made a home in the sky for the sun; it comes out in the morning like a happy bridegroom, like an athlete eager to run a race. Psalms 19:4-5 Soldiers in World War II used to sing, ‘”The sun is shining. somewhere, I […]

What The Bible Says

Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind. He has shown you, O mortal, what is good. And what the Lord requires of you. – To act justly and to love mercy, to walk humbly with your […]

Discussion Starter 53

Do the Right Thing Psalm 71:2 You do what is right, so save me and help me. Pay attention to me and save me. A song I learned in recovery that means so much to me on this journey of life says “ I want to live right […]

What The Bible Says

Ponder the path of your feet, And let all your ways be established. Do not turn to the right or the left; Remove your foot from evil. Proverbs 4:26-27 Establish boundaries in your life. Stick to your boundaries. If you overstep your boundaries get back on the path […]

Discussion Starter #52

Wisdom is Understanding I AM MAKING A DECISION TO LET GOD HELP ME CHANGE AND COMMIT TO WORKING WITH HIM TO DO SO. Psalm 107:43 Let those who are wise pay attention to these things. Let them think about the loving deeds of the Lord. Wisdom! We all […]

The Word For Recovery

God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life. For God did not send his Son into the world to condemn the world, but to save the world through him. Whoever believes […]

What The Bible Says

DISCIPLESHIP ~ What The Bible Says “Come to me, all of you who are tired and are carrying heavy loads. I will give you rest. Become my servants and learn from me. I am gentle and free of pride. You will find rest for your souls. Serving me […]

Coming Up In March

I AM MAKING A DECISION TO LET GOD HELP ME CHANGE AND COMMIT TO WORKING WITH HIM TO DO SO. I. When you are committed to following God, he will lead you to discover his will for your life, the satisfying and fulfilling purpose for which he created […]