“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.