Thy Text and Thy Repellant, They Comfort Me?

In the not so distance future the modern shepherd may be replaced by a texting collar on his flock!  Sheep in Europe are being fitted with a collar that will send a text message to the shepherd when they are being attacked by a wolf!  The collar will also dispense a repellant to drive away the predator.  (See the story here).  Field trials are expected to begin in Switzerland in 2012.

I cannot help but wonder how this technology will impact the preaching of Psalm 23.

Imagine v. 1  The smartphone is my shepherd, I shall not want…

 

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