GIBBS TRIAD COLOSSI – 66 Things in Threes that can Change Everything

“The fact that man knows right from wrong proves his intellectual superiority to the other creatures; but the fact that he can do wrong proves his moral inferiority to any creatures that cannot ” —Mark Twain (1835-1910).


(The ultimate human challenge is to understand better the need for congruence among God, humans, and machines.)

66 Things in Threes that can Change Everything

  1. BROKEN HUMAN TRUST: World War I, World War II, (“hopefully not”) World War III
  2. BUSINESS SUCCESS: Integrity, Honesty, and Competence
  3. CARDINAL VIRTUES: Faith, Hope, and Charity
  4. CHILDHOOD DEVELOPMENT: Positive Self-image + Positive Self-Worth = Positive Self-Esteem
  5. CONSEQUENTIAL DIASTERS: Natural, Humanly Inspired, and Humanly Caused
  6. COLLECTIVE SURVIVAL: Worship God, Serve Humanity, and Manage Creation
  7. CORPORATE SUSTAINABILITY: Worth, Growth, and Productivity
  8. CORROBORATIVE EVIDENCE: Biblical, Scientific, and Observable
  9. DECISIONMAKING: Strategic (Level I), Tactical (Level II), and Operational (LEVEL III)
  10. ASSERTIVENESS: Acknowledge, Acceptance, and Action (AAA)
  11. DELIENATION OF NATIONS: Underdeveloped, Developing, and Developed Nations
  12. ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL PROGRESS: Gross National Product (GNP), Gross Domestic Product (GDP), and Gross Social Product (GSP)
  13. EFFECTIVE COMMUNICATION: Clear, Concise, and Candid
  14. HAPPENING EXPLAINED: Probability, Divine Intervention, or Miracle
  15. FOOD SOURCES (NATURAL): Earth, Tree, and Sea
  16. FOOD SOURCES (NON-NATURAL): Cans, Boxes, and Bottles
  17. GOD: Light, Love, and Hope
  18. GOD: Omnipotent (all powerful), Omnipresent (all present), and Omniscient (all knowing)
  19. GOD IN THREE PERSONS: Father, Son, and Holy Spirit
  20. GOVERNMENTAL AUTHORITY: Protect, Punish, and Promote
  21. HAPPINESS BIRTHRIGHT: Spiritual, Inherent, and Constitutional
  22. HIGHEST HUMAN VALUES: Loving, Caring, and Sharing
  23. HUMAN CONUNDRUM: God, Human, and Machine
  24. HUMAN CONFLICT: Avoid, Mitigate, or Manage
  25. HUMAN DEVELOPMENT: Spiritual, Mental, and Physical
  26. HUMAN FEARS: Past, Present, and Future
  27. HUMAN (IMMEDIATE) FEARS: Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow
  28. HUMAN LIMITATIONS: Inherent, Self-Induced, and Societal
  29. HUMAN REASONING: Spiritual, Intuitive, and Material
  30. HUMAN SURVIVAL: Air, Food, and Water
  31. INSIGHTFULNESS: Stop, Look, and Listen
  32. INTELLECTUAL LEVELS: Cognitive, Emotional, and Volitional
  33. KNOWLEDGE: Spiritual, Material, and Intuitive
  34. LAWS: God’s Law, Universal Laws, and Human Laws
  35. LEADERSHIP ASSETS: Education, Intelligence, and Experience
  36. LEADERSHIP VALUES: Servanthood, Humility, and Empathy
  37. LEADERSHIP INITIATIVE: Vision, Mission, and Directive
  38. LEADERSHIP STYLE: Serves, Motivates, and Rewards
  39. LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT: Spirit, Integrity, and Authenticity
  40. LEVELS OF INTELLIGENCES: Spiritual (SQ), Human (IQ), and Artificial (AI)
  41. LEVELS OF CANADIAN GOVERNMENTS: Federal, Provincial, and Municipal
  42. LONGEVITY: Live, Laugh, and Learn
  43. MARRIAGE EXPECTANCY I: Love, Fidelity, and Happiness
  44. MARRIAGE EXPECTANCY II: Unity, Stability, and Longevity
  45. MENTAL ATTITUDE: Exercise, Rest, and Relaxation
  46. MAJOR MONOTHEISTIC RELIGIONS: Judaism, Christianity, and Islam
  47. PERSONAL SURVIVAL: Faith, Hope, and Charity
  48. POSITIVE THINKING: Empowers, Engenders, and Enlightens
  49. PRODIGIOUS COMMAND: Great Commission, Great Command, and Great Reward
  50. RELIGIOUS ADHERENTS: Saved by Grace, Live by Faith, and Judged by Works
  51. STAGES OF ILLNESS: Minor, Major, and Catastrophic
  52. STAGES OF THE WORLD: Premodern, Modern, and Postmodern
  53. STAGES OF LIFE: Pre-mortal, Mortal, and Immortal
  54. SIGNIFICANT AUTHORITIES: Godly, Governmental, and Parental
  55. SPIRITUALITY: Love, Compassion, and Faithfulness
  56. THREE DIMENSIONAL UNIVERSE I: Height, Width, and Depth
  57. THREE DIMENSIONAL UNIVERSE II: Matter, Momentum, and Mindfulness
  58. THREE WILLS: God’s Will, Man’s Pre-Transformation Will (“Darkness”), and Man’s Post-Transformation Will (“Light”)
  59. TOTAL HEALTH: Spiritual, Mental, and Physical
  60. TOTAL HUMANITY: Spirit, Soul, and Body
  61. TRIAD COLOSSI: God, Human, and Machine
  62. UNALTERABLE LAWS: Consequences, Forgiveness, and Reciprocity
  63. UNRECOVERABLE: Time, Age, and Health
  64. ULTIMATE POWER: Power of Love, Power of Dialogue, and the Power of the Pen
  65. ULTIMATE LEARNING: Knowledge, Wisdom, and Understanding
  66. WHOLESOME EDUCATION: Spiritual (Religious) and Moral, Social and Intellectual, Physical and Ecological

These 66 Things in Threes that can Change Everything were taken substantially, from © 2016 Errol A. and Marjorie G. Gibbs’ “Discovering Your Optimum ‘Happiness Index’ (OHI),” and © 2011 Errol A. Gibbs and Philip A. Grey’s “Five Foundations of Human Development (FFHD).” All rights reserved.