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Center Staff & Friends Meet Colonel Oliver North at Sanctity of Human Life Event

Center Staff & Friends Meet Colonel Oliver North at Sanctity of Human Life Event

On Thursday, March 3, 2016, members of the faculty and staff of Olivet Nazarene University and The Center for Law and Culture, traveled to Merrillville, Indiana, to attend a dinner sponsored by the Northwest Indiana Women’s Center. The featured speaker for the event was Colonel Oliver North, a combat-decorated Marine in the Vietnam War, former counterterrorism coordinator on the National...

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Students Represent Center-Olivet Partnership in Washington, D.C.

Students Represent Center-Olivet Partnership in Washington, D.C.

As part of Olivet’s Legal Studies program, students are selected each January to participate in a week-long Federal Seminar study trip to Washington, D.C.  The seminar occurs in conjunction with the National Association of Evangelicals’ (NAE) Student Leadership Conference, which attracts students from several evangelical colleges and universities. During the conference, students attend...

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Center Co-Sponsors Visit from Dr. Ben Carson

Center Co-Sponsors Visit from Dr. Ben Carson

The Center, along with Freedom’s Journal Institute, was delighted to co-sponsor U.S. presidential candidate Dr. Ben Carson as the featured speaker at Olivet Nazarene University’s chapel service on October 1. Carson told a capacity crowd at Olivet’s Centennial Chapel that the United States was “a place of dreams” for him as he overcame poverty, pursued higher education, and rose to the...

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Center Celebrates Constitutional Heritage & Introduces New Initiatives

Center Celebrates Constitutional Heritage & Introduces New Initiatives

American founder and legal scholar, James Wilson, once wrote that “Law and liberty cannot rationally become the objects of our love unless they first become the objects of our knowledge.” Similarly, famous American founder, Thomas Jefferson, taught that “An enlightened citizenry is indispensable for the proper functioning of a republic.” In that spirit, the Center for Law and Culture...

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Center Sponsors Table at Luncheon with Governor Mike Huckabee

Center Sponsors Table at Luncheon with Governor Mike Huckabee

On July 31, 2015, the Center for Law and Culture was part of an inspiring event featuring 2016 presidential hopeful, former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee.  The RISE Initiative conference in Tinley Park, Illinois, was hosted by Freedom’s Journal Institute (FJI).  Founded by Dr. Eric Wallace, FJI is dedicated to equipping Christians and churches to engage in the political process and to shape...

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LJC Institute Graduation Dinner Features Noted U.S. Historian

LJC Institute Graduation Dinner Features Noted U.S. Historian

On May 29, 2015, over 80 people attended an uplifting Institute graduation dinner which featured inspiring testimonials from three Law, Justice, and Culture Institute graduates—Christian Perry, of Trinity Christian College; Ike Fink, of Olivet Nazarene University; and Noemi Venegas, of Judson University. The evening’s keynote message was delivered by Dr. Fred Beuttler, former Historian...

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