Earlier this month CWA of California wrote to Governor Edward G. Brown Jr. (D-California). Our opening paragraph was, “The California Department of Managed Health Care (DMHC) has ordered that all insurance plans cover elective abortions and categorize such abortions as ‘basic health care’. Not only is abortion not health ‘care’, but forcing provision for it […] READ MORE
About CWA of CaliforniaPatricia Thompson
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If my people, which are called by my name, shall humble themselves, and pray, and seek my face, and turn from their wicked ways; then will I hear from heaven, and will forgive their sin, and will heal their land. ~ 2 Chronicles 7:14
Our mission is to educate, equip and encourage all concerned citizens to be prayerfully and actively involved in protecting and promoting Biblical values in our nation, state, communities and schools.
Turn concern into action today!
A Prayer/Action Chapter is a group of people who meet, usually once a month to pray, learn and take action regarding legislation that falls under CWA’s seven core issues. Click here to find a Prayer/Action Chapter in your area and learn more.
Would you like to get involved with CWA in your area? Click on the one that is within your zip code. If you are not within any of these areas contact State Director Patricia Thompson.
California News and Headlines
Be informed, inspired and activated! CWA of California regularly puts out action alerts. View the most recent as well as those from the past. Don’t delay, find out how you can play a vital part! Are you on our action e-alert list? If not, return to our state page and sign up through the “Sign […] READ MORE
Moms, Dads, Grandparents, Teachers, Pastors, You have a great opportunity to engage in the fight for LIFE! CWA of California is partnering with Californians for Life on their “Please Protect Life because …” campaign. This is a simple project that your kids of any age can do. I did it with my kids, and it […] READ MORE
Greetings Dear Californians! We at Concerned Women for America of California wish you and your family a blessed and joyous Christmas season with hope in Christ for the New Year. We thank you for your continued prayers and support helping to promote traditional family values and Judeo-Christian principles throughout our state this year. We have […] READ MORE
CA State Director Patricia Thompson, Jennie Patterson, Doreen Estrada & Bertha Cordaway attended “A Night to Honor Israel” on Sunday November 9 in Sacramento at the Trinity Life Center. It was a night of beautiful anointed Jewish music, joyful fellowship and education through the speakers. Support for Israel is one of our seven core issues. READ MORE
I love Thanksgiving, but sadly it seems, one of the most endearing American holidays has been relegated to the back of the holiday line. Christmas commercials are popping up in the middle of Thanksgiving cooking shows, and Santa and the reindeer have trumped the Pilgrims on most retail shelves. Even the Huffington Post is reporting […] READ MORE
Consider being part of our Encourage-A-Legislator Project. We are looking for women and men who are willing to ”encourage” a state legislator(s) by praying for them on a regular basis and sending them a postcard once every month during the 2015 State Legislative Session. “Marcia Wolfe is my prayer warrior with CWA. She is consistent with […] READ MORE
Every year on the third Thursday of November, Concerned Women for America of California asks the nation to join together in proclaiming a National Day of Fasting, Repentance, and Prayer for America. Thursday, November 20, 2014 One week before we feast, let us fast and humble ourselves to prepare our hearts. Before we get caught […] READ MORE
Do you or someone you know live in the Imperial Valley area? Your attendance and prayers are greatly needed as Planned Parenthood is currently making plans to open an abortion facility in El Centro. The CWA Prayer/Action Chapters in the area have pulled together and have made plans to be on that very location to […] READ MORE
Updated September 3, 2014. Find out what bills CWA of California has targeted this legislative session and how you can join with us to protect life and family in our great state. View Targeted Bills 2014 list. READ MORE
Find bill information, tips for contacting your legislators and other important links. Our Targeted Bills list makes it easy to track the progress of bills involving our core issues, and it is regularly updated to include action items, links to committee and floor votes, and sample letters to help you lobby from your kitchen table. […] READ MORE
Read about what churches can and cannot do, as well as step-by-step procedures for voter registration and petition drives at your church. This is not the time to be silent. Our local congregations can be the salt and light in our communities, state and nation by taking simple steps to education and engagement their people. […] READ MORE
Find out how you can take the next step from concern to action. Participate in our Encourage-A-Legislator program, contribute to the ministry of CWA of California and/or find out if there is a Prayer/Action Chapter in your area that you can attend. There is a place for you in CWA of California! Encourage-A-Legislator is a […] READ MORE
As in thousands of communities across the country, Modesto honored its fallen heroes in a Memorial Day remembrance ceremony at Lakewood Memorial Park. CWA of California State Director Patricia Thompson, Modesto Prayer/Action Chapter Leader Phyllis Davis, and CWA member Crystal Loeser attended the event to stand with the community and the families of those who […] READ MORE
The Northern California’s Tea to introduce CWA and the new Area Director, Patricia Del’Marmol, was a great success. There were 25 attendees who received information from Patricia Thompson, State Director, about CWA’s history and CWA’s focus to bring awareness of public policy and how the state legislature works and to provide what action can be […] READ MORE
CWA of California team members were back at the State Capitol Tuesday, May 6, 2014, to support AB 2336 before the Assembly Health Committee. AB 2336, the Sex Selection Abortion Prohibition, “enacts the Prenatal Nondiscrimination Act prohibiting anyone from performing or attempting to perform an abortion on a woman seeking to end the life of […] READ MORE
On Tuesday, April 29, State Director Patricia Thompson led a team of CWA ladies to the Capitol to lobby for education tax breaks (AB 1786). They completed this task and then ended up encouraging some of the wonderful conservative legislators who are fighting for the same things for which CWA of California fights. It was […] READ MORE
That’s right. Sen. Mark Leno’s SB 1306 will strip California’s Family Code of all references to “husband and wife”, “male and female”, or “opposite sex” when referring to marriage, replacing these natural terms with “spouses” and “people”. The bill will also allow California to recognize same-sex “marriages” from other states. Read the April Action Alert now. READ MORE
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Young Women for America
YWA is a student-oriented initiative that is geared toward high school and college campuses to bring active groups of young like-minded women together to promote conservative values to their schools and the nation.