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Monday Move – No Middle Ground

On April 22, 2019, Posted by , In CCC News, With Comments Off on Monday Move – No Middle Ground

Middle ground is a position where two opposing viewpoints can be agreed upon, often but not always even extreme positions, options, or opinions.  Middle ground is a place where extreme positions can be mediated and where most people can find agreement. There are times when the middle ground is beneficial,…

Monday Move – Come & See

On April 8, 2019, Posted by , In CCC News, With Comments Off on Monday Move – Come & See

How to Influence People and Win Friends is a book written by Dale Carnegie published in 1936.  Having sold over 15 million copies worldwide, it is one of the best-selling books of all time.  In 2011, it was #19 on the most influential books list of Time Magazine. One of…

Monday Move – Slow it Down

On March 25, 2019, Posted by , In CCC News, With Comments Off on Monday Move – Slow it Down

Ever had a conversation like this… “How are you?” “I’m so busy I don’t know if I’m coming or going.” Or maybe something like this… “How are you?” “I’m running around like a chicken with my head cut off.” As much as we like to complain about it, we tend…

Monday Move – Train for It

On March 11, 2019, Posted by , In CCC News, With Comments Off on Monday Move – Train for It

Imagine you are sitting in your home one day just kind of daydreaming about being at the elite level of your favorite activity.  Maybe you’re daydreaming about being a champion chess player.  Or maybe your daydream is about competing in the bobsled at the Olympics.  Or maybe you are driving…

Monday Move – Unstoppable

On March 4, 2019, Posted by , In CCC News, With Comments Off on Monday Move – Unstoppable

“All good things must come to an end” is a common phrase used when an enjoyable experience has either or is about to come to a conclusion.  Maybe it’s the winning streak of the favorite team or the long vacation or dinner out with friends.  Whatever the experience, most of…

Monday Move – Problem Solved

On February 25, 2019, Posted by , In CCC News, With Comments Off on Monday Move – Problem Solved

Parents say things that drive their kids crazy (and vice versa).  There are even some things parents say that kids say they would never say when they are parents (or simply adults).  As part of yesterday’s service at CCC, we created a video with a “Top 10 Parent-isms” list for…

Monday Move – Bargaining Point

On February 18, 2019, Posted by , In CCC News, With Comments Off on Monday Move – Bargaining Point

Let’s Make a Deal is a TV game show that first aired in 1963 and was rebooted in it’s current format in 2009.   Audience members dress up in crazy costumes and get selected as contestants, referred to as “traders” in the game to make deals with the host.  The catch…

Monday Move – Fix It

On February 11, 2019, Posted by , In CCC News, With Comments Off on Monday Move – Fix It

In 2012, Walt Disney Pictures released a movie titled, Wreck It Ralph.  The main character of the movie is a character named Ralph, who goes around leaving various degrees of destruction and wreckage behind him.  Another character in the film is Fix-It Felix, Jr. who seems to be able to…

Monday Move – Rules Roles

On February 4, 2019, Posted by , In CCC News, With Comments Off on Monday Move – Rules Roles

One of the sticking points for the starting point of what many people believe (really it can be a sticking point anywhere along the path of what people believe) is the role of rules.  At some level, most people know that rules exist everywhere.  And at some level, most people…

Monday Move – Out of Order

On January 28, 2019, Posted by , In CCC News, With Comments Off on Monday Move – Out of Order

The three major belief systems (religions) in the world are Judaism, Islam, and Christianity.  There are some major differences between these belief systems – and actually some significant differences between the different “camps” in each belief system. There are also some things in common between the different belief systems.  All…