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Monday Move – Convincing

On August 28, 2017, Posted by , In CCC News, With Comments Off on Monday Move – Convincing

The word “convincing” is an adjective that means “capable of causing someone to believe that something is true or real.”  There’s a story in the Old Testament of the Bible, which is the part written basically about the world before Jesus was born, about a guy named Gideon who needed…

Monday Move – Recess!

On August 21, 2017, Posted by , In CCC News, With Comments Off on Monday Move – Recess!

What is it about recess that makes it one of the most common answers from kids about their favorite subject in school?  Does it say something about recess or about the other subjects in school?  Recess is one of the favorite subjects in school because recess is about play –…

Monday Move – Altar or Altered?

On August 7, 2017, Posted by , In CCC News, With Comments Off on Monday Move – Altar or Altered?

Altars were significant in a lot of ancient religions, including the Jewish religion much of which is recorded in the Old Testament part of the Bible.  If you read the biblical narrative you will discover that many (most?) of the prominent people in the storyline of Israel’s history built an…

Monday Move – It Matters: Intersection

On July 31, 2017, Posted by , In CCC News, With Comments Off on Monday Move – It Matters: Intersection

The Federal Highway Administration reports approximately 2.5 million intersection accidents every year.  Nationally, forty percent of all accidents occur at intersections, second only to rear-end collisions.  Fifty percent of all “serious” accidents occur at intersections. To more effectively navigate them, roundabouts have started to rapidly replace stoplights and stop signs…

Monday Move – It Matters: Bulls-Eye!

On July 24, 2017, Posted by , In CCC News, With Comments Off on Monday Move – It Matters: Bulls-Eye!

If you aim at nothing, you will hit it every time!  If you’re going to hit a bulls-eye, you have to know what/where the target is.  When we aim at a bulls-eye, we may not hit it every time, but we tend to hit the target more than when our…

Monday Move – Meaningful Moments

On June 26, 2017, Posted by , In CCC News, With Comments Off on Monday Move – Meaningful Moments

Have you ever noticed that when emotions run high, our ability to listen can either be enhanced or compromised?  There are times we can be so upset about something that we fail to listen to anyone.  On the other hand, there are times we can be so excited about something…

Monday Move – Position to Listen

On June 19, 2017, Posted by , In CCC News, With Comments Off on Monday Move – Position to Listen

Adequate sleep is a key component in any effort to live well!  But sometimes sleep is not as easy to come by as we would like.  There are times when we are completely exhausted mentally and physically, only to have sleep escape us when our minds start racing as soon…

Monday Move – From the Horse’s Mouth

On June 12, 2017, Posted by , In CCC News, With Comments Off on Monday Move – From the Horse’s Mouth

Did you know a donkey is a domesticated member of the horse family?  There are more than 40 million donkeys in the world and they have been used as a working animal for more than 5000 years. Did you know that there is actually a list (multiple lists) of donkeys…

Monday Move – Subtle Not Silent

On June 5, 2017, Posted by , In CCC News, With Comments Off on Monday Move – Subtle Not Silent

Have you ever experienced a crowded, loud, open-spaced room when someone is trying to tell you something?  Sometimes in those situations, it’s very challenging to hear, isn’t it?  Speaking louder may help and it may not.  Leaning in closer may help and it may not.  Sometimes the only way to…

Monday Move – InEscapable Impact!

On May 22, 2017, Posted by , In CCC News, With Comments Off on Monday Move – InEscapable Impact!

Jesus lived what most would consider a short 33 years.   He spent most of his adult life as a carpenter but around the age of 30, he decided to “go public” as a teacher (known as a rabbi in the Jewish culture of his day). Jesus traveled the region of…