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.

August 21, 2019

Rashional Thoughts: Sweet smells from special family recipes, specific tastes from certain foods, other sensory-related experiences help resurface memories

My coworker and friend asked if I had ever tasted “these” as she pointed to a package of scuppernongs at the farmer’s market. I didn’t ... [READ MORE]

August 14, 2019

Rashional Thoughts: What would the world be like if adults could have and share even half the joy the children in our lives bring us?

Church hopping isn’t the typical routine for those of us at The Alabama Baptist but Sunday, July 28, provided a fun opportunity to participate, ... [READ MORE]

August 7, 2019

Rashional Thoughts: Celebrating loyal readers, committed staff and variety of platforms available for sharing content

Thank you for the continued and much appreciated support of The Alabama Baptist newspaper and media ministry, known by some as TAB Media. The ... [READ MORE]

July 31, 2019

Rashional Thoughts: Want more wisdom? Absorb a chapter of Proverbs a day and never stop — start back over with each new month

Proverbs 17:22–24 “A cheerful heart is good medicine, but a crushed spirit dries up the bones. “The wicked accept bribes in secret to pervert ... [READ MORE]

July 18, 2019

Rashional Thoughts: Some days are tough, even for the most optimistic and energized among us — even for those who hide it well

My friend recently opened up about his three-year battle with deep depression. A few years on the other side of it now he finally feels confident ... [READ MORE]

July 10, 2019

Rashional Thoughts: Anyone else tempted to drive to the U.S.-Mexico border to find ways to help, assess the situation for yourself?

I had planned to share about the expanded role of women in Southern Baptist life in this week’s column but the humanitarian crisis taking ... [READ MORE]