David G. Shackelford • Sermon • • 635 views
THE BIBLE AND INTOXICATING BEVERAGES David G. Shackelford, Ph.D. April 27, 2008 Introduction John 2:1-10 2:1 And the third day there was a marriage in Cana of Galilee; and the mother of Jesus was there: 2 And both Jesus was called, and his disciples, to the marriage. 3 And when they wanted wine, the…
Verse 1- Isaiah again states that what he is saying is from the Lord whether anyone believes it our not. God’s arm, that is His strength, is revealed. Were it not for God deciding to show Himself, we would know know anything about Him. Therefore it is a serious claim on Isaiah’s part, or anyone else…
Noah’s Sons from whom the whole earth was dispersed Shem Oldest son ( Gen 10:21 ) Shemites, from where Abraham descended ( Gen 11:10-26 ), eventually Christ (see Lk 3:36 ) Ham Actually, the youngest ( Gen 9:24 ) Most notable here is his son was Canaan Every time Ham is mentioned we get reminded he is…
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Drink made from fermented grape juice, often drunk instead of water in biblical times. Scripture recognises the richness of wine and its value in bringing joy to people; however, it condemns the excessive drinking of wine, and recommends total abstinence in some situations.
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Wine as a gift of God A sign of his blessing Dt 7:13 See also Ge 27:28; Dt 33:28; Pr 3:9–10; Joe 2:18–19; Joe 2:22–24; Joe 3:18; Am 9:13–14 Drinking wine has God’s approval Dt 14:26 See also Jn 2:1–10; 1 Ti 5:23 Withdrawal of wine is evidence of divine judgment Is 24:6–7 See also Je 48:32–33 Drinking…
The Church | A Study of 1 Timothy
One of the primary ways the church is described is as the household of God. What does it mean for the church to be a family?