Love trumps freedom

……Al replied. “As a Christian, I’m free to use God’s gifts properly. But if a fellow Christian or a non-believer is an alcoholic, my drinking it in his presence is a discouragement, like offering a loaded pistol to a suicidal person. Or, like putting God’s stamp of approval on his alcoholism. I dare not use my freedom as license. I can’t use my knowledge to hurt someone paying attention to my example. Sharing Christ’s love is more important to me than my knowledge of what’s right or wrong for me.”…….

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