“Catastrophic flooding is now underway and expected to continue for several days.” This means that thousands of people—and perhaps tens of thousands of people—are facing a terrifying and all-too-real struggle to survive right now. In an age when the climate is changing rapidly, a natural question to ask is: What role did human-caused global warming play in strengthening this storm? – Robinson Meyer, The Atlantic Magazine, 8.27.17
Readings: Genesis 6: 1-8; 11-18; 7:1-5 and New Orleans, September 2005 by Martha Serpas
The Rev. Seth Wispelwey
Interim Pastor of Rincon Congregational UCC.