White Horse Inn Modern Reformation

Present Shock

According to media and technology writer Douglas Rushkoff, “Our society has reoriented itself to the present moment.  Everything is live, real time, and always-on.  It’s not a mere speeding up, however much in our lifestyles and technologies have accelerated the rate at which we attempt to do things.  It’s more of a diminishment of anything that isn’t happening right now.”  Michael Horton talks with Douglas about his new book, Present Shock: When Everything Happens Now, and asks him to apply his thesis to the world of contemporary Christianity with it’s emphasis on having your best life now.

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