How many times have you been on Facebook only to see an inflammatory post that you just felt compelled to comment on?
People are fleeing the institutional church and there should be no question as to why this exodus is happening.
In 2013 an Oxford Study indicated that up to one half of all jobs in the United States are at risk of being fully automated in the next 20 years. We need to prepare for it.
Humanity's best future will happen with the proper stewarding of science and technology. How can we assure such stewardship?
If you struggle with the concept of someone kneeling during the national anthem then you are really going to have a hard time with the coming eschaton.
To be clear, transhumanism at its core is not some sci-fi or superhero, this will happen in 100 years, concept. Transhumanism is happening right now. As a pastor serving a local congregation, I see proof of transhumanism in my congregation everyday.
As someone who has sought the inclusion of all people into these conversations I often am exposed to folks who seem to have an axe to grind with organized religion, particularly Christianity.
Humanity is wrestling with these issues through artistic mediums because of the cultural debate about what our enhanced future will look like among a group of people who self-identify as transhumanists.
Stephen Hawking may be an extraordinary theoretical physicist and cosmologist, but he is a misguided futurist.
Christians should be concerned by the recent international March for Science that happened this past April.