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August 3, 2012

posted Aug 5, 2012, 8:25 PM by Olivia Russ
Brenda Gittens
A Different Kind of Drunkenness
Brenda Gittens

Some, however, made fun of them and said, “They have had too much wine.” Then Peter stood up with the Eleven, raised his voice and addressed the crowd: “Fellow Jews and all of you who live in Jerusalem, let me explain this to you; listen carefully to what I say. These men are not drunk, as you suppose. It’s only nine in the morning!” (Acts 2:13-15, NIV).

Newburgh Theological Seminary

Can you tell when someone is drunk? Intoxicated by alcohol, acting in a strange, foolish, and unexplainable way. Dominated by an intense feeling with power, are a few descriptions. There is another form of... (Continued)