DR. HOLLIS GAUSE – PRE-TRIBULATION RAPTURE (FULL TEXT)

Introduction 1. The parameters of the paper a. I am committed to the doctrine of the pre-millennial return of Christ. b. By “return of Christ” I mean: 1) His visible body return 2) His return in glory 3) His return in the fulfillment of Zechariah 12:10 and Revelation 1:7 Every eye shall see him, even…

Dr. French L. Arrington: The Bible and Alcoholic Beverages

BEER, WINE, AND LIQUORS: TOTAL ABSTINENCE  Historically, the Church of God has been committed to sanctification and holiness (uncompromised devotion to God) and has maintained that the Bible strongly prohibits the use of beer, wine, and liquors. An early doctrinal statement of the church’s teaching urges “total abstinence from all liquor and strong drink” (Church…