(Patrick Mabilog) People drink for various reasons — some of them are good and some of them are destructive. There are those who drink for the health benefits, the flavor and the experience, and then there are those who say they drink for those reasons but really just want to get drunk. Alcoholics build a habit of getting drunk to experience the numbness, ecstasy and euphoria, thinking that these are the solution to their problems.

But God has bigger plans for you, and it’s not part of His plan for anyone to have to stay intoxicated. In John 10:10, Jesus said that He has come to “give life and life more abundantly.” And a part of his list is to get you off intoxication. Why does God disapprove of drunkenness? READ MORE