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Can Christians Drink Alcohol? Here’s What 1,000 Protestant Churchgoers Think
(UPDATED) Most say the Bible doesn’t ban booze, but they abstain anyway.
God Shook My World at an EDM Concert
I was rolling on Ecstasy when the scales suddenly fell from my eyes.
Give People Dignity the World Has Taken Away Subscriber access only
What an alcoholic pastor taught me about administering the presence of God.
Too Soon for Perry Noble's Second Chance at Church?
NewSpring says its founder, who was fired last year, still isn't qualified to pastor.
Raise a Juice Box to the Temperance Movement Subscriber access only
The teetotaling history behind America's favorite communion wine substitute.
They Will Know We Are Christians by Our Drinks Subscriber access only
In the Muslim world, Christians have a complicated relationship with alcohol.
Black Churches Matter: Research Ties Attendance to Positive Outcomes Subscriber access only
African Americans who worship regularly are better able to handle racism and discrimination.
How Methodists Invented Your Kid's Grape Juice Sugar High
The weird story behind the church's go-to communion wine substitute.
How Celebrate Recovery Helped Evangelicals Open Up About Addiction
Over 25 years, the program has made churches a safer space for recovery.
How Perry Noble's Alcohol Firing by NewSpring Compares to Other Churches
Stats suggest a substantial number of pastors struggle with addiction, but are split on what to do about it.
Perry Noble, NewSpring Church and Our Obsession with Numbers
Our numbers obsession continues to leave victims in its wake. Now Perry Noble and the tens of thousands of members of NewSpring church are on the list of walking wounded.
Alcohol Abuse, Perry Noble, and the Church's Response—What Now?
Alcohol and the pastor.
A Toast to My Journey with Wine Subscriber access only
Calling for a more moderate discussion about moderate drinking.
What Tommy Taught Me
Our church’s walk with a homeless man marked us indelibly.
The Spiritual Roots of Addiction Subscriber access only
Seth Haines talks about his battle with alcoholism and how leaders can help addicts find freedom.
The Church that Drinks Together
In our town, refusing to drink alcohol may be a bigger stumbling block than serving it.
A Sobering Mercy
The second time I surrendered to Christ, I was on a dirt road with no memory of how I had arrived there.
The Teetotalers I Never Knew Subscriber access only
Abstaining Christian activists of previous generations were radically committed to the common good.
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Why I Gave Up Alcohol Subscriber access only
In a rush to shed our separatist past, have young evangelicals forgotten to love their neighbors?
We'd Rather You Sin at Home Subscriber access only
Christian parents and the drinking-age debate.