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News That Illustrates—Special Super Bowl Ad Edition: February 13, 2012

This week we're offering our annual special edition of News That Illustrates: our pick of the best 2012 Super Bowl commercials that offer the most potential as sermon illustrations. We've selected these ads because they're creative, thought-provoking, and short (less than 30 seconds). And by having at least one strong connection to the Christian life, these commercials are powerful ways to illustrate biblical truth. For each of the commercials we've provided a theme, summary, preaching angles, and suggested Scriptures.

Doritos: Sling Baby

Themes: Justice, Vengeance, Resentment

Summary: A child in a tree fort taunts a grandma and a baby because he has a bag of Doritos chips and they don't; the grandma and the baby work together to steal the chips.

Preaching Angles: ...

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Marshall Shelley

February 13, 2012  9:01pm

Thanks for the angles you suggest. A nice point of connection wit an enjoyable part of pop culture.

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