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Monday Move – Tormenting Troubles

On May 21, 2018, Posted by , In CCC News, With Comments Off on Monday Move – Tormenting Troubles

One of the most fascinating characters and storylines in the entire Bible is that of Israel’s first king, Saul (part of his story was the focus of part 3 – Troubling Torments – of CCC’s Troubled series).  At the end of the period of the judges, the people of Israel…

Monday Move – Physical Problems

On May 14, 2018, Posted by , In CCC News, With Comments Off on Monday Move – Physical Problems

Physical problems can cause problems beyond just the physical, especially when those problems persist for prolonged periods of time.  Physical problems can even keep us from doing some of the things we want to do, which can in turn impact how we feel about ourselves and how we treat others….

Monday Move – Crushing Circumstances?

On May 7, 2018, Posted by , In CCC News, With Comments Off on Monday Move – Crushing Circumstances?

The phone rings and the news on the other end of the line is troubling.  The company announces another round of cutbacks and the news about the status of your job is troubling.  At a routine appointment, the doctor says something troubling has been discovered and more tests are needed….

Monday Move – It’s All Good!

On April 29, 2018, Posted by , In CCC News, With Comments Off on Monday Move – It’s All Good!

Nobody’s Perfect – practically everyone would agree with that!  However, a lot of people would take exception to the statement, “everyone has sinned.”  People (pretty much all people) tend to under-estimate their own sin, especially when we compare the things we do wrong with the wrongs of others. But as…

Monday Move – Nothing’s Fair

On April 23, 2018, Posted by , In CCC News, With Comments Off on Monday Move – Nothing’s Fair

There’s something almost every person declares as a child we carry with us into adulthood.  As a child, we experience the reality that someone else got a bigger scoop of ice cream than we did.  So we look around at anyone who will listen and declare, “It’s not fair!”  As…

Monday Move – No Thing’s Enough

On April 16, 2018, Posted by , In CCC News, With Comments Off on Monday Move – No Thing’s Enough

Most people believe in heaven – in fact, according to Pew Research 74% of Americans believe in heaven (58% believe in hell).  Most of the people who believe in heaven also believe they will get there.  These beliefs are based on a very powerful assumption: there is a good God…

Monday Move – It’s Plain Crazy!

On April 9, 2018, Posted by , In CCC News, With Comments Off on Monday Move – It’s Plain Crazy!

Imagine sitting in a room and a random person in the room claims to be the President of the United States.  Now, you clearly know this person who claims to be the President of the United States is not the President of the United States.  And it’s not just you…

Monday Move – It’s a Hoax!

On April 2, 2018, Posted by , In CCC News, With Comments Off on Monday Move – It’s a Hoax!

April 1, 2018 was Easter and interestingly it was also April Fools’ Day!  This also the case in 1725, 1804, 1866, 1877, 1923, 1934, 1945, and 1956.  So, it’s been almost 33 years since Easter and April Fools’ Day fell on the same day (interesting connection: the central figure of…

Monday Move – Open Doors

On March 12, 2018, Posted by , In CCC News, With Comments Off on Monday Move – Open Doors

Astronaut Neil Armstrong made history when he stepped off the Apollo 11 lunar module and became the first person to walk on the moon.  He commemorated the moment with words he settled on just before exiting the craft.  Apparently he thought the chances of landing on the moon were 50-50…

Monday Move – Footsteps to Follow

On March 5, 2018, Posted by , In CCC News, With Comments Off on Monday Move – Footsteps to Follow

  “One small step for man; one giant leap for mankind!”  These were the words spoken by astronaut Neil Armstrong when he stepped off the ladder of the Apollo 11 lunar module and became the first person to walk on the moon. Physically, it was indeed one small step –…