Like the site? Keep us running by whitelisting RevivedLife.com in your AD Blocker.
Please consider supporting us as well? Thanks and God bless!
     Close  [x]

👑 Alcohol And Moderation

Is the drinking of wine and other alcohol sinful pleasure, or a healthful life-improving habit? We saw that Christ approved of drinking wine. His actions and words set the example by which Christians are to live their lives.

Ecclesiastes 9:7 states “Drink your wine with a merry heart.” Psalm 104 states that God gives wine “that makes glad the heart of men.” So what does God expect of us today? Just as Jesus is the same yesterday, today, and forever, God expects us to consume wisely. Consuming alcoholic beverages is not wrong or sinful. The misuse of alcoholic beverages is wrong and sinful. It’s not the bottle that is the problem … it’s the person holding the bottle.

Personally, I made a choice to abstain from alcohol in 2007 because it was destroying my life and affecting loved ones around me. In other words, I used the bottle for all the wrong reasons. As with food, money, or anything that has the potential for misuse, each of us should evaluate our lives and make a conscious decision to move forward knowing that moderation is the Bible standard for all professing Christians. The Apostle Paul wrote, “Everyone that strives for the mastery is temperate in all things” (I Cor. 9:25) and “Let your moderation be known unto all men” (Phil. 4:5). Thus, as a component of God’s creation, alcoholic beverages are something that may be enjoyed to the glory of God in moderation for both health and pleasure and, of course, with a thankful heart.

About

I am blessed with two amazing kids and I’m a Christian Music fanatic! I also love to write and my websites and bible studies keep me busy as well.

At this point in my life, my focus is on fellowship and my existing relationships with God, my children and with family.

In Christ,
Derrick

Posted in 👑 Studies Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Leave a Reply

Be the First to Comment!

Notify of
avatar
wpDiscuz

Godstrong Women - A strong woman hopes she has strength enough for the journey, but a woman of Godly strength has faith that it is in the journey where she will become strong. // Zechariah 10:12Godstrong Men is a Facebook Community to connect and strengthen Christian men from around the world.End Times Wire is an End Times news and information website with a Biblical, Christian perspective.Revived Wire Media - Design, Development and Hosting by RevivedWire.com

Subscribe to Site

  • Merry Christmas
  • Christmas Decorations
  • Christmas Tree in Snowy Field
  • Christmas Santa Hats
  • Christmas Bulbs on Tree
  • Christmas Angel Cookie
  • Christmas Bulbs
  • Christmas Joy
  • Christmas Dolls
  • Christmas Treats
  • Christmas Cones and Candle
  • Christmas Star and Lanterns
  • Snow on Christmas Bulbs
  • Christmas Gifts
  • Christmas Nativity

Verse for 11/24/2017

Enter into his gates with thanksgiving, and into his courts with praise: be thankful unto him, and bless his name. For the LORD is good; his mercy is everlasting; and his truth endureth to all generations. — Psalm 100:4-5

Site Search

Revived Life Poll

Which fruit of the Spirit is most lacking in you?

View Results

Loading ... Loading ...

These 'Shining Light Ministries' rank highly because of their willingness to be transparent and accountable with their donations and finances.

Children's Hunger Fund

Mercy Multiplied

Medical Teams International

%d bloggers like this: