Alcohol Addiction is A disease shown by uncontrolled drinking and dwelling on alcoholic thoughts regularly.
Now taking of alcohol will rob you of a meaningful relationship with others and will deny you entrance to heaven. Gal.5:21
Besides that, it will empty your pockets, and would cloud your judgement, contributing to you making unwise choices.
Unnecessary fights and vain arguments are brought about because of taking alcohol.
Overtime, excessive usage of alcohol can lead to the development of chronic diseases and other serious problems like High blood pressure, stroke, heart disease, liver disease and digestive problems. Also cancer of the breast, mouth, throat, liver and colon.
Now it will require God’s intervention, determined effort on your part and a strong will power
Now that we have mentioned some of the disadvantages and problems of taking alcohol. Let’s now look at ways of dealing with it.
It has to be done in steps. Starting to take alcohol is easy but stopping it isn't easy at all, once you are addicted to it it's very difficult to stop
Here we go.
Nicotine isn’t your friend, when you want to stop taking alcohol. Get rid of it. No taking of Tea, Coffee and Cola drinks that contain alcohol while on this procedure.
- Reduce the number of cups or bottles of alcohol that you take. This should be done over a long time period. Example, if you have been consuming 5 bottles, reduce by two for 3 months, then reduce further by two for the next 3 months, and then reduce it by taking a cup for the next 3 months and take it further by reducing to half a cup for the next 3 months and then try not taking any. While doing this avoid taking anything having nicotine. For nicotine will make you to desire the alcohol that you are trying to get rid of, I wish you the best. NB this isn’t proven treatment, but it’s a highly recommended. Procedure. May God Almighty give you the grace to help you to overcome alcohol addiction.