Rashional Thoughts

Rashional Thoughts

Jennifer Davis Rash, editor-in-chief of The Alabama Baptist, shares about living out one’s faith amid real-life experiences. She also blogs at rashionalthoughts.com.

April 6, 2021

Rashional Thoughts: What if it were your brother, mother, child or even you needing a second chance?

Is it really possible for people with a past to have a productive, positive future? Are we willing to give others a second chance when they make ... [READ MORE]

March 31, 2021

Rashional Thoughts: What does it really mean to ‘be the hands and feet of Jesus’?

About 200 families in three areas of the state worked late into the night March 25 salvaging as many items as they could. The “long-lived” ... [READ MORE]

March 17, 2021

Rashional Thoughts: Our concerns do matter — pray for your elected officials and share your heart

How about that state gambling legislation result from March 9? I wasn’t sure Senate Bill 214 could be defeated in the Senate, but I was impressed ... [READ MORE]

March 10, 2021

Forgiving ourselves hard but essential step in healing process

So many things we wish we would have said or done — and now it’s too late. If only we could have one more conversation, then we would definitely ... [READ MORE]

March 3, 2021

Rashional Thoughts: Do you assume the best or worst in people as a first response?

The puffy shoulders on my wedding dress dated me for a while, but with the latest clothing trend showcasing exaggerated shoulders, I might just ... [READ MORE]

February 24, 2021

Rashional Thoughts: The difference clear communication, unified effort can make

As temperatures dropped into the teens last week, I walked over to the thermostat and bumped it up from 68 to 72 without a second thought. I ... [READ MORE]