Health Benefits Of “Moderate” Drinking Are A Myth

Drinking reasonable amounts of red wine and other alcohol for the health benefits has long been touted by wine aficionados and casual drinkers alike. But the widely reported and beloved tidbit of conventional pop science wisdom — moderate drinking is good for your health! — has always been less reliable than the rhetoric might have indicated, and new research is…

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Kids allowed sips of alcohol are more likely to drink in high school, study says

Editor’s Note: This study just confirms what the Bible teaches. Sin begets more sin. The Bible way of avoiding drunkenness is by not even looking at alcoholic drinks, let alone sipping them. (Proverbs 23:31) (Just like adultery is avoided by not even going near the strange woman’s house (Proverbs 5:8 )). And contrary to the understanding of many, the Lord…

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To Stave Off Decline, Churches Attract New Members With Beer

Editor’s Note:  The Bible uses the generic word wine to describe both fermented (alcoholic) and unfermented grape juice. The context determines which wine is meant. Alcoholic wine is said to be a mocker (Proverbs 20), a poison,  (Deuteronomy 32) and something that should not even be looked at, let alone consumed (Proverbs 23).  The pure blood of the grape (Deuteronomy…

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