“My name is Cordell Banks. I am a follower of Jesus Christ and I am an Alcoholic.” Since finding freedom from alcohol Cordell Banks has been a pain in the Devil’s side. Cordell shared his inspiring story when he was baptized as a follower of Jesus on Sunday March 12, 2017 at North Pointe. He’s a strong supporter of others looking for deliverance. Cordell’s courageous vulnerability offers hope for those dealing with pain through addiction. I Drank To… … cope with all of life’s pain and challenges. … cope with the pain of not knowing love or how to love. … cover up the shame, guilt, embarrassment, fear and anger for many years of abuse. I drank to fit in….