Rashional Thoughts

Latest News | Sep. 28 2020

Announcement of 2021 SBC annual meeting theme ‘We are Great Commission Baptists’ creates confusion

—Opinion— Is there strategy behind the decision to resurface the 2012 approval of an alternate unofficial descriptor for Southern Baptist... [READ MORE]

Rashional Thoughts | Sep. 23 2020

Rashional Thoughts: Personal note about Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

While September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, it’s one particular day during the month — Sept. 24, the date of this week’s issue... [READ MORE]

Rashional Thoughts | Sep. 18 2020

Have you completed the Census? If not, take six minutes to help the people of Alabama today. Deadline is Sept. 30.

I’m excited to share with you that the staff of TAB Media is 100% in completing the 2020 Census. While we’ve been publishing consistent reminders... [READ MORE]

Rashional Thoughts | Aug. 26 2020

Rashional Thoughts: What did Jesus really mean when He instructed us to be ‘salt and light’ in the world around us? Are we succeeding?

A new resource for helping believers make a difference in today’s culture is now available from Alabama Citizens Action Program (ALCAP). Jesus... [READ MORE]

Rashional Thoughts | Aug. 5 2020

Rashional Thoughts: We need your help, encouragement to celebrate our annual Read TAB Day, set this year for Aug. 23

We have a lofty goal for this year’s Read TAB Day emphasis — we want to double our engagement by the end of 2020. But we can only make this... [READ MORE]

Rashional Thoughts | Jul. 22 2020

Rashional Thoughts: Prayer, compassion and assistance offer three simple actions we all can share with the world on a daily basis

Jay Wolf, pastor of First Baptist Church, Montgomery, shared a message with his church family recently that reminded me how we all should be... [READ MORE]

Rashional Thoughts | Jul. 15 2020

Rashional Thoughts: Keep hope alive; we were trained for these moments and get to be His image bearers in this unusual year

Therefore, having this ministry by the mercy of God, we do not lose heart. But we have renounced disgraceful, underhanded ways. We refuse to... [READ MORE]

Rashional Thoughts | Jun. 24 2020

Rashional Thoughts: Simple act of celebrating with older siblings during their moment in the spotlight offers expanded life lesson

Among the Class of 2020 high school graduates across the nation are my nephew — Jacob Davis, Russellville High School — and niece — Taylor... [READ MORE]

Rashional Thoughts | Jun. 17 2020

Rashional Thoughts: Seeking suggestions for how we can channel angst and point people to Christ; what would you add to the list?

More and more people are choosing to take a break from social media right now. And many are limiting their time and focus on the various platforms.... [READ MORE]

Rashional Thoughts | Jun. 3 2020

Rashional Thoughts: Simple decision to abide in Christ key to true success in life; requires intentionality and protecting the relationship

Why do we tend to make the simplest things the most complicated? That’s what popped in my mind as Pastor Bill Wilks of NorthPark Baptist Church,... [READ MORE]