My greatest concerns are keeping the “bumps” out of my hair with gobs of la looks hair gel and preventing my brother from artistically dismembering my barbie dolls times were pretty good but they were about to get even better enter titanic. Today marks the 100th anniversary of the sinking of the titanic the luxury ship that hit an iceberg shortly before midnight on 14th april 1912 by 220am (ship’s time) on 15th april she was gone.
Lesson for life: supreme overconfidence is more detrimental than false optimism it is in fact, delusional such confidence exceeds the accuracy of judgement and results in poor decision making skills 3 life is a mystery not a post-mortem the mystery surrounding the sinking of the titanic has intrigued generations and will continue to do so.
April 15th marks the 103rd year anniversary of a major maritime catastrophe: the sinking of the titanic, arguably one of the most talked about safety tragedies of 20th century the sinking of the “unsinkable” titanic resulted in the deaths of more than 1,500 passengers and crew. Matthew 24:36-39 -- not only death, but also jesus' coming will be sudden and unexpected like the flood that destroyed people in noah's day, so the sinking of the titanic was sudden and unexpected likewise, jesus' coming will be unexpected by many like the people on the titanic, your life may end at any moment life is not guaranteed.
The story of the titanic (described in more detail in the preceding article) is moving and harrowing, and presents an important spiritual lesson for our day technologically advanced though she was, the capacity of the titanic ‘s lifeboats was only 1,178, while the ship was built to carry 3,000 passengers and crew this is part of the macabre fascination people have with this story: there was simply no way any more than half the ship’s complement would survive should the unthinkable happen. And above all the lesson: that life is uncertain, the future unknowable the unthinkable possible” (james cameron’s titanic, 1998) it is this latter point that provides the ultimate fascination.