All posts by UA Editorial Team

The editorial team at University Assembly is comprised of several writers for the Thinker Sensitive blog. It is responsible for keeping the blog up-to-date, and for publishing articles that were the result of a collaborated effort.

Review: The Gospel Comes with a House Key

In both life and Scripture, Christian hospitality is the place where truth is often revealed and people are exposed. And truth is edgy. Truth is divisive. Jesus died for the truth. Are we willing to live for it? By: Chris Egner Rosario’s first book, Thoughts of an Unlikely Convert, details her conversion to Christianity and out ...

Invite People Into Your Home

Written by Stephanie Graham It takes courage to open your home to others, especially if you are not a social person. Our home is our sanctuary and many people keep that space all to themselves. But what if God entrusts our homes to us so that we can serve as a hospital for the hurting, ...

Can “Allah” and “God” Be Used Interchangeably?

Guest post by Dr. Craig L. Blomberg For as I walked around and looked carefully at your objects of worship, I even found an altar with this inscription: TO AN UNKNOWN GOD. So you are ignorant of the very thing you worship—and this is what I am going to proclaim to you. (Acts 17:23) Timothy ...

Two Kinds of Tolerance

Guest post by Dr. Craig L. Blomberg Accept the one whose faith is weak, without quarreling over disputable matters. One person’s faith allows them to eat anything, but another, whose faith is weak, eats only vegetables. The one who eats everything must not treat with contempt the one who does not, and the one who ...

Holy Week Devotional Guide: Saturday

This is the sixth and final installment in a series of devotional guides, briefly introducing each day of Holy Week and the corresponding events in Jesus’s life and ministry. Monday: The fig tree incident and Jesus’s cleansing of the temple courts Tuesday: Conclusion to the fig tree incident, Jesus’s teaching in the temple courts, and ...

Holy Week Devotional Guide: Friday

In this fifth installment of our devotional guides, we introduce Good Friday and the corresponding events in the life and ministry of Christ. As we’ve seen in previous posts, the events of Jesus's final week before his resurrection can be squared with each day of Passion Week in the following way: Monday: The fig tree ...

Holy Week Devotional Guide: Thursday

This is the fourth installment of our devotional guides, which introduces Thursday of Holy Week and the events in Jesus’s life and ministry that dovetail with this momentous day. As we've seen in previous posts, the events of Jesus's final week before his death accord with each day of Passion Week in the following way: ...