4.5.7 The Future of Humanity

Global climate change is perhaps the greatest challenge of our time, with deep impacts for the well-being of our children, their descendants, and creation. Yet human beings will face new challenges and possibilities as we proceed into the future, not least the potential to colonize new galaxies.

Read: How Humans Might Outlive Earth, the Sun…and Even the Universe // NBC News

Guiding Questions:

  1. How does the way we live our faith tradition, and the values we impart to future generations, affect our distant future as a species?
  2. If we expand through creation beyond our blue planet, what are the core principles we must take with us?

Thumbnail: Hazy summer sunrise over the Mojave desert. Photo Credit: Jessie Eastland, 2017.