“Grape juice became the norm among many American Protestants in the nineteenth century in connection with the modern temperance movement.”

-Source: Timothy George, Theology of the Reformers, p. 292

 

…some surveys show that people raised in teetotaling denominations are three times as likely to become alcoholics.

  -Source: Philip Yancey.  What’s So Amazing About Grace.  (Grand Rapids, MI:  Zondervan Publishing House, 1997), p.206.