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CWA is #AmericaProud7/2/2015

View this video and participate this month in celebrating why America is go great.  READ MORE

CWA of Illinois Holds Second of Its “Issues in Focus” Series – Why Christians Should Support Israel6/29/2015

Tony & Laura Invergo, Illinois representatives for Bridges for Peace, addressed “Why Christians Should Support Israel” at the 2nd CWA of Illinois “Issues in Focus” series. Attendees dined on Matzo Ball Soup, challah bread, fresh fruit, and Israeli honey cookies at the June 16 gathering. Laura Invergo traced the Biblical history of Abraham and the […]  READ MORE

Action Alert: Your Prayers and Actions Are Still Needed for the Illinois Legislature and Governor6/26/2015

The work of the Illinois House and Senate officially ended on May 31. However, due to an unresolved budget, lawmakers will be returning to Springfield on June 30 for an overtime session. Your prayers are needed as they continue to govern our great state. There are two harmful pieces of legislation that continue to need […]  READ MORE

Action Alert: Ask Governor Rauner to Veto the Therapy Prohibition Act6/1/2015

Please act on this today! The Conversion Therapy Prohibition Act, HB 217, passed out of the Illinois Senate by a vote of 34-19-1 and moves on to Gov. Bruce Rauner’s office. This bill will ban reparative therapy for children who suffer from unwanted same-sex attraction disorder. It will be illegal for traditional family value therapists […]  READ MORE

Action Alert: Illinois Conversion Therapy Prohibition Act Passes Out of Senate Committee5/28/2015

It is likely to come up for a Senate vote on Friday. ACT NOW! The Conversion Therapy Prohibition Act, HB 217, passed out of the Senate Executive Committee by a vote of 11-4-1. This bill will ban reparative therapy for children who suffer from unwanted same-sex attraction disorder. If passed in the Senate, this bill […]  READ MORE

Action Alert: Illinois House Approves Conversion Therapy Prohibition Act – It Now Moves to the Senate5/21/2015

HB Bill 217 moves to the Senate. Please ACT NOW! In a major setback for children’s mental health, parental rights and religious liberty, the Conversion Therapy Prohibition Act, HB 217, passed the Illinois House with a 68 to 43 vote and moves to the Illinois Senate. This bill will ban reparative therapy for children who […]  READ MORE

CWA of Illinois supports the 2015 National Day of Prayer.5/8/2015

CWA of Illinois was an active participant in the National Day of Prayer on Thursday, May 7, 2015 – a day set aside by Congress for Americans to gather together to seek God’s guidance, protection, and blessing upon our nation. Several CWA Prayer/Action Chapters and members throughout the state took leadership roles in the observances. […]  READ MORE

CWA of Illinois Supports the National Day of Prayer This Thursday, May 7, 20155/4/2015

The 64rd annual National Day of Prayer (NDP) is Thursday, May 7, 2015 – a day set aside by Congress in 1988 for citizens to take time out from their daily schedules to pray for their communities, their nation, and their leaders. Dr. Jack Graham, 2015 National Day of Prayer Honorary Chairman, wrote a special […]  READ MORE

Illinois Healthcare Personnel in Jeopardy of Losing Right to Refuse to Perform Abortions4/29/2015

The Health Care Right of Conscience Act, SB 1564, was amended and passed last week in the State Senate 34 to 19. These amendments, in essence, gutted the original intent of the bill – protection for medical personnel with moral conscience. SB 1564 must be stopped in the House! If passed by the House, it […]  READ MORE

CWA of Illinois Holds First of Its “Issues in Focus” Series3/26/2015

  David Smith, Executive Director of Illinois Family Institute, kicked off the CWA of Illinois “Issues in Focus” series.  Attendees dined on Irish stew and chowder, Irish soda bread, fresh fruit, and assorted bar cookies at the March 17, 2015, St. Patrick’s Day gathering. Smith listed Biblical Scriptures that mandate Christians’ involvement in the political […]  READ MORE

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