Bringing the Text to Life
At a Glance
Sometimes, a technology, invention or new device arrives on the market and makes such a splash that it disrupts the entire industry. The world is never the same. The smartphone as well as the personal computer are examples. Lesser-known cases are occurring every day, however, and we start this material with a few stories. The point is that the Holy Spirit leads us to ministry that may seem disruptive, but that, by virtue of that disruption, creates lasting and positive change.
For material based on today's OT text, see "Is Your HappyLite On?", October 19, 2003, at HomileticsOnline.com. For material based on today's gospel text, see "The Helium God," May 10, 2015, at HomileticsOnline.com.
It looks like a burger. Cooks like a burger. Tastes like a burger. And even "bleeds" like a burger.
But there's no beef in it.
Instead, the burger is made out of a plant-based beef alternative, with "bleeding" that comes from beet juice. The burger is produced by a company...