Summary: a word to the wise

Food and Spirits

Proverbs 23:20-21

1. The disturbing acknowledgement we cannot escape

A. Food was involved in the fall of the human race - Genesis 3:6

B. Food is involved in the fellowship of God and people - Acts 2:42, 46; Matthew 26:216

C. Food is involved in the test of spirituality

2. The divisive argument we must examine

A. One definite fact to be agreed on - drunkeness is a sin - Ephesians 5;18; I Corinthians 5:11, 6:10

B. Many disputed questions about wine

C. Need discerning evaluation about social drinking

*A compelling challenge to social drinkers

*A compelling argument to social drinkers - Romans 14:17, I Thessalonians 1:6