Lent 2 Year A – The Rev. Thomas Morris – Church Building

March 12, 2017

    “…What is happening, according to Friedman?  Though human beings have proven over thousands of years to be very adaptable, our capacity to adapt is being outpaced by what Friedman calls a “supernova.”  That “supernova” is built from three rapidly increasing events, technology, global markets (capitalism at work) and climate change.  He argues how these three things are linked and accelerating beyond human comprehension.  We are getting better at embracing change, according to Friedman.  Significant societal change that in the past required two or three generations to integrate, is now happening in ten years.  Better, but not fast enough.  Friedman is hopeful…”