One Good Owner

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One Good Owner

God is in the Driving Seat

Murdo Murchison

Pages: 144
Trim: Trade paperback (198 x 130mm)
Isbn 13: 9781527100299
List Price: £6.99
Imprint: Christian Focus Adult
Category: Christian Life > Practical Life > General

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Murdo Murchison's life turned upside down on August 30th 2016 when he collapsed with a massive seizure. Within six hours he held the result of a CT scan showing a two centimetre tumour in his brain. This book brings together tales from Murdo's life: humorous exploits from his Highland childhood, experiences from his career as a business owner, and stories about his family and friends. Although these stories are written as he faces a life cut short, each chapter pulsates with a love for his Lord and Saviour and a sweet realism as he recounts the lessons he has learnt during a life well lived.

About Murdo Murchison

Murdo Murchison, born and bred in the Highlands, owned a much-respected used car warehouse close to Stirling in Scotland. A man of God who has a deep love for his home, he has been a church planter and preacher in his spare time for several years.

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Murdo's testimony encourages me greatly to store up treasures of permanent value - it won't be in vain because it is ultimately all that matters on both sides of death.

Kate Forbes, MSP for Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch

In this book, we see that Murdo, bravely and honestly, writing out of a context of terminal illness sees that the future is not dark but is as bright as the promises of God.

David Meredith, Mission Director, Free Church of Scotland, Inverness

What shines through Murdo Murchison's life story is the author's strong personal Christian faith. Murdo's story is a celebration of a life well lived, and will prove an inspiration to all those facing challenges in their lives.

Murdo Fraser, MSP for Mid-Scotland and Fife

I commend to you Murdo's story. More than that I commend to you Murdo's Lord, in Whom we find meaning and purpose and life in all its fullness.

Kenneth Ian MacKenzie D.L., Minister of The Parish of Braemar and Crathie and Domestic Chaplain to Her Majesty The Queen in Scotland

An entertaining and inspirational read.

George Mackenzie, Son of Donald Mackenzie, Murdo Murchison's first boss

... well written, clear, interesting, real, sad, joyful, full of life and full of hope. Inspiring for Christians and non-Christians alike!

David Robertson, Pastor, St Peter's Free Church of Scotland, Dundee & Associate Director of SOLAS, Centre for Public Christianity

Profound and poignant, as we see the Lord's plans and purposes for Murdo's life unfold before our eyes. I am privileged to know the man and call him my friend.

Iain MacAskill, Pastor, Stirling Free Church of Scotland, Stirling

Customer Reviews

Enjoyed the simplisity of the narrative of faith over the flesh and death. Murdo is simply trusting God through it all knowing that when one chapter closes another will open.

Posted by John Burleigh, Greenock at 23:02 on Friday 15 September 2017