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Monday Move – Danger Ahead

On January 29, 2018, Posted by , In CCC News, With Comments Off on Monday Move – Danger Ahead

When we’re headed down a path and we see a sign warning of danger ahead, we are faced with a decision.  We can either heed the warning or we can ignore the warning.  Some of us may consider the person who heeds the warning sign wise and the person who…

Monday Move – Know You Don’t

On January 22, 2018, Posted by , In CCC News, With Comments Off on Monday Move – Know You Don’t

When we experience a problem with our computer we can’t solve, who do we call?  Typically we call someone who knows something about computers we don’t know.  When we experience a problem with the plumbing we can’t solve, who do we call?  Typically we call someone who knows something about…

Monday Move – Travel Plans

On January 15, 2018, Posted by , In CCC News, With Comments Off on Monday Move – Travel Plans

When it comes to travel plans, are you someone who “goes with the flow,” someone who has every detail planned out, or someone in between the two?  Making travel plans can sometimes create a certain amount of stress.  The travel itself can also cause some stress – especially when the…

Monday Move – What’s Next?

On January 8, 2018, Posted by , In CCC News, With Comments Off on Monday Move – What’s Next?

SHIFT (v) – move or cause to move from one place to another… SHIFT (n) – a slight change in position, direction, or tendency… By either definition it seems safe to say that life sometimes involves a shift.  To say it another way, life is full of transition and change…

Monday Move – RandomING

On December 25, 2017, Posted by , In CCC News, With Comments Off on Monday Move – RandomING

Every one of us has an insatiable desire for the world to make sense.  It’s why we say things like, “Everything happens for a reason” or “If it’s meant to be, it will be.” Statements like these reveal the desire to make sense out of things.  We just don’t like…

Monday Move – DeclarING

On December 18, 2017, Posted by , In CCC News, With Comments Off on Monday Move – DeclarING

The word “declaring” means “to say something in an emphatic manner; to formally announce the beginning of something; to pronounce or assert a person or thing to be something specified.”  The “declaring” around the story of the first Christmas connects with each of these descriptors. The privilege of declaring the…

Monday Move – PreparING

On December 11, 2017, Posted by , In CCC News, With Comments Off on Monday Move – PreparING

There are a lot of things we anticipate about the Christmas season.  Those things we anticipate influence what and how we prepare for the Christmas season.  If we anticipate spending time with family, we prepare to spend time with friends and family.  We get the house ready for out-of-town family…

Monday Move – AnticipatING

On December 4, 2017, Posted by , In CCC News, With Comments Off on Monday Move – AnticipatING

The Christmas season can be full of anticipation!  We anticipate Christmas lights, Christmas trees, Christmas movies, Christmas music, the joy of giving gifts (but not the “joy” of shopping), time off work, time with friends and family (but not “too much” time). But sometimes once the wait is over we…

Monday Move – Do Not Forget!

On November 20, 2017, Posted by , In CCC News, With Comments Off on Monday Move – Do Not Forget!

Have you ever noticed that it’s easy to take things for granted when we get used to them?  Not only do we take them for granted, but we also tend to become less thankful for them because we have come to expect them.  And it seems we are rarely thankful…

Monday Move – Spend!!!

On November 13, 2017, Posted by , In CCC News, With Comments Off on Monday Move – Spend!!!

Money & Church just don’t mix – at least that’s the prevailing thought in the minds of many people.  But what if money & church do mix because God’s design factors into both?  Money & stuff compete with God for the human heart like practically nothing else.  The church is…