All Posts by James Reppart

It could be you..

From “Go Against The Flow” 2007.

A thought for the day…
“The statistics on sanity are that one out of every four Americans is suffering from some form of mental illness. Think of your three best friends. If they’re ok, then it’s you.”

Seven flies “walk into a bar”…

Do flies walk?
This really has nothing to do with flies, walking, or a bar tale.

Great reminder about how we preachers butcher the bible sometimes…

Consider this sentence: “I know a pilot who likes to fly, who went camping and put a fly over his tent, went fly fishing, then realized he was late for a plane and had to fly to an airport, where he realized he didn’t look very fly because his fly was undone, and just at that moment a fly landed on his nose (Thank you, Dr. Jennings!).”

There’s one word used seven times in seven different ways, and my guess is you had no question what I meant each time I used it. Words have meaning only in relationship to other words; for this reason, a lexicon can only tell you potential meaning, not actual meaning.

read the full article here.

Punch Fear In the Face: START

started reading new book yesterday. An actual book, not a digital book.

Best quotes so far…..
…The path to awesome is much narrower than the other, more common path. …The trouble is that on this wide path, you don’t end up awesome. You just end up at old. This path is called “average.”

“The only thing you have to do on the average path is not die.”