Oh listen, dear child—become wise;
point your life in the right direction.
Don’t drink too much wine and get drunk;
don’t eat too much food and get fat.
Drunks and gluttons will end up on skid row,
in a stupor and dressed in rags. Proverbs 23:19-21 (TM)
I’ve always found it interesting that the church is quick to speak out against the evils of drinking, but I’ve never heard a sermon about gluttony. Scripturally, they are clearly on par with one another.
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