Rashional Thoughts

Rashional Thoughts | Jan. 22 2020

Rashional Thoughts: Wow, wow, wow — thank you so much for the amazing response to help us with our ministry efforts at TAB

I can’t thank you all enough for the amazing outpouring of support to help us with our various ministry efforts, especially the new audio/podcast... [READ MORE]

Rashional Thoughts | Jan. 8 2020

What’s new at TAB? New decade brings style revisions, beginning with more commas

Good news for all you English majors and English teachers out there — we are bringing back the comma. Well, maybe not to the level an English... [READ MORE]

Rashional Thoughts | Dec. 11 2019

Rashional Thoughts: Could we be seeing the end of the 20–80 rule in church life? And not because it is going in a positive direction

A request for nursery and child care workers at church is as old as time — or at least as old as my memory.  Churches of all sizes in every... [READ MORE]

Rashional Thoughts | Dec. 4 2019

Rashional Thoughts: Taking a few moments for old school-style, in-person conversations, playing without mobile devices might be our new ‘apple a day’

When I sorted through the mail a few weeks ago and discovered a four-color Christmas catalog for toys — Amazon’s Ultimate Wish List — my... [READ MORE]

Rashional Thoughts | Nov. 27 2019

Shout out to churches adding, expanding partnership with TAB

We are having a great time working with our church partners to expand TAB Media (The Alabama Baptist, TAB News, TAB Online, etc.) resources to... [READ MORE]

Rashional Thoughts | Nov. 13 2019

Rashional Thoughts: Have the conversation, talk about the issues and make peace with your ability to agree to disagree at times

Is it ever OK to publicly slander a fellow believer — or anyone for that manner? How about share comments and opinions about a person and/or... [READ MORE]

Rashional Thoughts | Nov. 6 2019

Rashional Thoughts: ‘What little baby could bring the whole city, nation and world together except she was sent by God?’

My heart sank like so many others did when the Oct. 13 Amber Alert showed up on my phone. I didn’t personally know 3-year-old Kamille “Cupcake”... [READ MORE]

Rashional Thoughts | Oct. 16 2019

What’s New at TAB: Check out the redesigned community space and meeting area for staff and ministry partners of TAB

We’ve worked hard the past 10 months on some physical updates to the Hudson Baggett Building in Homewood, home of The Alabama Baptist newspaper... [READ MORE]

Rashional Thoughts | Oct. 9 2019

Rashional Thoughts: Up for bringing back original concept of ‘social’ media? It’s about sharing life with others through online tools not inciting hate, anger

Remember the ice bucket challenge of 2014 or the Tebowing challenge of 2011?  How about the supposed original social media challenge back in... [READ MORE]