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Why the Super Bowl really matters

This is absolutely immense:

“But God most certainly does care who wins — just not in the way we do, and certainly not in the way implied by most post-game interviews. He cares about everything that happens in the universe.

“We care because we’ve replaced God with games, making them an idolatrous substitute for God himself. He cares because game outcomes produce an opportunity for his people to glorify him through their choice to keep the game second — regardless of outcome.”

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