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Letter to a cadet: How Christianity sparked Western civilization

July 5th, 2015|0 Comments

(By Phil Mitchell, CCU Faculty)  This is from a letter I wrote to a young friend from my church, now a cadet at the United States Military Academy in West Point.  Dear Arthur: You mentioned that your history professor at West Point downplays the role of Christianity in the development of Western culture. I would like to give a different view. […]

Our James Madison: WCS15 as Peg saw it

July 5th, 2015|0 Comments

(By Peg Brady, ’76 Contributor)  Friday, 26 June – Convening: John Andrews and Bill Armstrong – To stirring cheers, Centennial Institute founder John Andrews welcomed us and proclaimed this year’s Western Conservative Summit theme, “Your Story: Freedom Alive.”  Former state senate president Andrews declared, “.America’s future depends on […]

Best by far: WCS15 as Charlie saw it

July 5th, 2015|0 Comments


(By Charles Patricoff, ’76 Contributor) Under the fog of freedom-of-religion destroying Supreme Court decisions, my wife, Mary, and I joined with over four thousand, like-minded-conservatives to prepare for a 2016 general election. The 2015 Western Conservative Summit began Friday night with rousing speeches […]


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