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Believers And Alcohol: Some Awkward Questions

A pastor recently stated to us that he was seeing more believers with drinking issues.  As America has become one big drinking party, should we be surprised? Should committed believers be part of the problem or the answer? May I … Continue reading

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Believers And Booze: 5 Questions

Beyond counting are the lives and homes that booze has wrecked. Alcohol is: milk for the masses, a snare for the simple,  false friend for the lonely, nerves for the weak, and poison for the liver. Alcohol will lead a … Continue reading

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Alcoholics Crave The Milk Of The Masses

I grew up with an alcoholic father. His parents would not allow alcohol in their home. Dad surely encountered alcohol in his drinking, college fraternity.  His brothers likewise. My aunt lost her inheritance to drinking. Alcohol is the milk of … Continue reading

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Drugs will ‘deliver’ you

  Drugs is the spouse’s other relationship, the other mate, the dearest sweetheart. Like UPS and FedEx, drug stimulants also deliver. From working with addicts and users for years I forsee one of four addresses that drug use will deliver to: disease, detention … Continue reading

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Can Drinking Hurt a Christian’s Influence?: 20 Thoughts

The U.S. is  drunk on pleasure and booze.  What does the Bible have to say about (1) hanging out with heavy drinkers? Attending drinking parties?  Can regular boozing harm a true believer’s  testimony?     1. Would you care if your pastor preached … Continue reading

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A big social divide: drinkers vs. nondrinkers?

  Have you noticed that  an invisible barrier often exists between drinkers and abstainers?  Some social barriers or limitations may be placed on nondrinkers by the drinker.  As an abstainer I have found this divide hinders me in spending much time with  certain loved … Continue reading

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