Rashional Thoughts

Rashional Thoughts | May. 15 2019

What’s New at TAB: We decided to add Instagram to TAB’s social media presence — check us out @alabamabaptist and @RashionalThts

It’s a new piece to the developing puzzle here at TAB — an Instagram account. While TAB has had a social media presence for more than a decade... [READ MORE]

Rashional Thoughts | May. 8 2019

Rashional Thoughts: ‘I was hungry and you gave me something to eat … I was a stranger and you invited me in … I was in prison and you came to visit me’

Circling the block one more time, I decided I might actually make it to the meeting on time when I saw the car pull out of the spot directly... [READ MORE]

Rashional Thoughts | May. 1 2019

Rashional Thoughts: Is it basic economics — law of supply and demand? Human trafficking second only to drug trafficking

Human trafficking is the fastest growing criminal activity in the world — estimated at $150 billion annually.  Reports indicate 27 million... [READ MORE]

Rashional Thoughts | Apr. 24 2019

Rashional Thoughts: Processing all that life throws at us can take a toll mentally, physically and emotionally — let’s choose not to pile on

We’ve all heard the reminders to give people who come across angry, grouchy or distant a break because we don’t know what they might be going... [READ MORE]

Rashional Thoughts | Apr. 17 2019

Rashional Thoughts: Congrats to upcoming Class of 2019 graduates — you did it! For ministry-related underclassmen scholarships are available

Graduation cards and gifts have been on the shopping list this month. Several friends are prepping for their children’s upcoming graduations.... [READ MORE]

Rashional Thoughts | Apr. 10 2019

Rashional Thoughts: Beeson Divinity School’s incoming dean has Baptist roots, also feels at home in school’s academic culture, approach

Timothy George and Beeson Divinity School are one and the same for me.  As an alumna of Beeson, I have had the highest respect for Dean George... [READ MORE]

Rashional Thoughts | Apr. 3 2019

Rashional Thoughts — Possibilities are endless with team members willing to serve however needed, maximize their potential

Headsets, microphones and studios have become part of life for The Alabama Baptist staff. And it’s not only the editorial team but also those... [READ MORE]

Rashional Thoughts | Mar. 27 2019

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Tonya Knight (right) helps manage the disaster response center set up at Providence Baptist Church, Opelika.  Knight, a member of Providence,... [READ MORE]

Rashional Thoughts | Mar. 20 2019

What’s new with TAB? — Ever think about how a gift over and above your tithe, such as a new computer, could boost your church staff’s ministry efforts?

A new popular role for TAB finds our staff working directly with churches through their associational offices to meet specific needs related... [READ MORE]

Rashional Thoughts | Mar. 13 2019

Rashional Thoughts: Slight increase coming of basically 5 cents per issue per week — less than one restaurant specialty coffee or soda per year

Basic housekeeping updates are rarely interesting but usually important for the family. You are family, so I wanted to share background related... [READ MORE]