Feeling No Pain

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Who?

“Who has woe? Who has sorrow?
Who has conflicts? Who has complaints?
Who has wounds for no reason?
Who has red eyes?
Those who linger over wine,
those who go looking for mixed wine.
Don’t gaze at wine because it is red,
when it gleams in the cup
and goes down smoothly.
In the end it bites like a snake
and stings like a viper.
Your eyes will see strange things,
and you will say absurd things.
You’ll be like someone sleeping out at sea
or lying down on the top of a ship’s mast.
‘They struck me, but I feel no pain!
They beat me, but I didn’t know it!
When will I wake up?
I’ll look for another drink (Proverbs 23:29-35).”

We each have a choice…

“And don’t get drunk with wine, which leads to reckless actions, but be filled by the Spirit (Ephesians 5:18 HCSB).”

4 thoughts on “Feeling No Pain

    Pam Ford Davis responded:
    July 11, 2017 at 9:59 am

    Thanks for commenting, Lou Jean…

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    Pam Ford Davis responded:
    July 11, 2017 at 9:58 am

    Thanks for following my blog, Norman.

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    Norman Grenier said:
    July 9, 2017 at 1:17 pm

    Amen

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    Lou J. Cannon said:
    July 8, 2017 at 11:47 pm

    May God have Mercy on these children of HIS!! I still have trouble understanding alcohol is a disease?? Thanks for sharing!!

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