Originally posted on Seeing God's Breath:
There is a lot of confusion about what the Bible teaches about drinking intoxicating drinks. Some see nothing wrong with drunkenness and others believe all drinking is sinful. Some make grand defenses of drinking in moderation more so than they have ever done in proclaiming Jesus Christ. Those advocating for moderation are frustrated with the many, who declare that there is not one positive statement about drinking alcohol in the whole Bible despite what others think. Those warning against drinking appear to be sincerely concerned for those contending moderate drinking as though permitted and encouraged by God in the Bible. With all honesty, Christians must allow the Bible to answer these questions and clarify God’s Will.
Listen to the position advocating moderate drinking. Their points are made in the following questions: Did not the high priest Melchizedek honor Abraham with bread and wine (Gen. 14:18)? Why does God tell the…
View original 3,068 more words