In the meantime, at Sound Church we are using the hoopla about the Mayan calendar as an excuse to talk about biblical prophesy. Not that I expect the end to come in the next year, or even 30 years. It’s just interesting.
I don’t think an extinction-level event is eminent, although the dinosaurs didn’t think so, either, we are facing the beginnings of what could be an economic collapse. It won’t be pretty. No one knows what will emerge from the other side, but it’s almost inevitable, at this point.