Ephesians 5:18. Don’t be drunken with wine, in which is dissipation, but be filled with the Spirit.
Habakkuk 2:15-16. Woe to him who gives his neighbor drink, pouring your inflaming wine until they are drunk, so that you may gaze at their naked bodies! You are filled with shame, and not glory.
Isaiah 28:1. Woe to the crown of pride of the drunkards of Ephraim, and to the fading flower of his glorious beauty, which is on the head of the fertile valley of those who are overcome with wine!
Proverbs 23:20-21. Don’t be among ones drinking too much wine, or those who gorge themselves on meat: for the drunkard and the glutton shall become poor; and drowsiness clothes them in rags.
PIB Scriptures are derived from the World English Bible
We ask everyone to take action for themselves or for a friend and seek professional help for alcohol or other drug dependency issues. Please see these websites for an international guide to who can support you through this difficult period:
Alcoholics Anonymous or Overcoming drug addiction
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