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The Super Bowl: One Big Illustration

SB50I’ve been a football fan ever since I can remember. And I’ll likely be one until I die. So like most Americans, I consider the Super Bowl to be appointment viewing. But a couple of days after Super Bowl 50, I’m struck by how much the sport’s biggest showcase event isn’t just a game. It’s also a giant illustration of some of the more fundamental truths you and I need embrace as we go about our lives.

Think I’m “the-pastor-who’s-really-desperate-for-a-decent-illustration-so-he-can-have-a-topic-for-his-blog-post”?

Maybe. But think about the following: