We live in a strange time. With dire warnings of global warming and a changing political climate in many parts of the world; many live with a certain uneasiness. At the same time, it is not unusual for leaders in our world to say, “This is 2017. Society is changing. People are changing. And, it is for the better.” One observes an odd marriage of deep insecurity and unbridled optimism. Are we attuned to what God is doing in our day? If God were to act powerfully among us, would we be dressed and ready?