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 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]

August 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]

July 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]

July 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]

June 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]

June 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]