Ten reasons I’m glad I was homeschooled

By |November 8th, 2015|Categories: Colorado Christian University, Education, Youth|Tags: |

(By Ellen Densmore, CCU Student) “Do you have any friends?” “I wish I could stay in my pajamas all day.” “I couldn’t stand being around my family all the time.” Those are just a few of the common questions and assertions I’ve grown up hearing as a student who was homeschooled all the way through 12th grade. […]

In God we still trust, right?

By |September 23rd, 2015|Categories: America, Christianity, Politics, Religion, Values, Youth|Tags: , , |

(By Ellen Densmore, CCU Student) Christians are increasingly frustrated by recent Supreme Court opinions and infringements on religious liberty in this country. What are we doing to alter the downward trend? A good way to start is by rededicating ourselves to America’s national motto. […]

American contrast: Two St. Louis kids named Brown

By |August 10th, 2015|Categories: America, Crime, Race, Youth|

(By John Andrews, '76 Editor) It was a sultry summer evening in the slum neighborhood not far from my St. Louis boyhood home. Things had gone way downhill since we lived there, including street maintenance. [...]

Policy brief: How marijuana endangers Colorado kids

By |August 29th, 2014|Categories: Centennial Institute, Colorado, Colorado Christian University, Health, Youth|Tags: , , |

Colorado’s legalization of optional (miscalled “recreational”) marijuana is a dangerous experiment at young people’s expense, requiring damage control measures by state and local government as soon as possible. That’s the conclusion […]