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Monday Move – Leaving the Lies

On July 8, 2019, Posted by , In CCC News, With Comments Off on Monday Move – Leaving the Lies

Though it happens in many arenas of life, the world of sports is often plagued with news reports of athletes who have found themselves in challenging circumstances connected in some way to the “party life social scene.”  It seems many of them continue to put themselves in places where bad…

Monday Move – Expect the Unexpected

On July 1, 2019, Posted by , In CCC News, With Comments Off on Monday Move – Expect the Unexpected

According to one national pizza chain, if something unexpected happens to your pizza on the way home, they will replace it.  They refer to it as “pizza insurance.”  But just because they will replace it when something unexpected happens, they can’t keep something unexpected from happening. According to a series…

Monday Move – Finding Focus

On June 24, 2019, Posted by , In CCC News, With Comments Off on Monday Move – Finding Focus

Sometimes we don’t see things clearly when we see them for the first time.  Sometimes we simply need to take a second look to see what’s right in front of us.  Optical illusions are a great example of this – check out this video for 3 different optical illusions that…

Monday Move – Leveraging Contentment

On June 17, 2019, Posted by , In CCC News, With Comments Off on Monday Move – Leveraging Contentment

“Our Gang” was a series of short comedy films in the 1920’s, 30’s and 40’s that later became known through television as “The Little Rascals.”  The group of kids known as “The Little Rascals” was also featured in a 1994 film of the same name. Many of the boys in…

Monday Move – Leaning in to Purpose

On June 11, 2019, Posted by , In CCC News, With Comments Off on Monday Move – Leaning in to Purpose

There tend to be three kind of people in the world – rule-followers, rule-challengers (or breakers), and rule-followers who are rule-followers until they disagree with a rule or determine a rule doesn’t apply to them – in which case, they really just become rule-challengers (or breakers). There are people who…

Monday Move – Hanging On

On June 3, 2019, Posted by , In CCC News, With Comments Off on Monday Move – Hanging On

Everyone has had circumstances in which he or she has felt stuck – and these circumstances may have lasted more than a moment.  Perhaps they became a season or maybe even the overall approach to life. It may be a job or a relationship or finances or health – but…

Monday Move – Surprising Question

On May 20, 2019, Posted by , In CCC News, With Comments Off on Monday Move – Surprising Question

There are times when circumstances impact the level of certainty we have about things.  There are also times when circumstances impact the level of certainty we have about someone (sometimes even including ourselves).  Circumstances like these can often lead us to ask questions – sometimes even surprising questions. A first…

Monday Move – Belief & Unbelief

On May 13, 2019, Posted by , In CCC News, With Comments Off on Monday Move – Belief & Unbelief

“Beyond a Reasonable Doubt” is a 1956 film in which a novelist, with the assistance of his future father-in-law conspires to frame himself for a murder in an effort to end capital punishment.  A remake of the movie was released in 2009 with the storyline of an ambitious reporter trying…

Monday Move – Emphatic Declaration

On May 6, 2019, Posted by , In CCC News, With Comments Off on Monday Move – Emphatic Declaration

“Liar, liar, pants on fire” is a commonly used phrase directed toward someone who is believed to be lying.  The saying is part of a longer children’s rhyme that’s been around since around 1841 in some form.  There are different opinions about what follows the “liar, liar” line, such as the…

Monday Move – Simply Skeptical

On April 29, 2019, Posted by , In CCC News, With Comments Off on Monday Move – Simply Skeptical

A skeptic is defined as “someone having the attitude of doubt.”  Most people know a skeptic in his or her life – or have at least crossed paths with one somewhere along the way.  If a skeptic is someone who has the attitude of doubt, it becomes important to look…