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About CWA of Louisiana

SSmithSancha N. Smith
State Director

State Office:
P.O. Box 2446
Opelousas, LA 70571

Phone:
337-308-8696

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From Your State Director Sancha N. Smith

THE MANDATE …

As the state director for Concerned Women for America of Louisiana, I am humbled and count it a privilege to serve the people of the Pelican State.

My mandate to serve the people of Louisiana has a dual/twin purpose, that is, to teach Kingdom to government and teach government to Kingdom. One “twin” reminds the Kingdom that the purpose of government is to protect its citizens and punish evil – Romans 13:3-4; while the other “twin” commands us to pray for those in authority – 1 Timothy 2:1-4

Teaching Kingdom to government involves educating believers about our core values and how to effectively communicate these values to our elected officials, thereby dismantling (first through prayer, then action) the lies and deception masquerading as truth through some of our city ordinances and/or state and national legislation.

Likewise, teaching government to Kingdom educates and equips the believer on public policy, key “hot-button” issues and the protocols needed to effectually influence all levels of government and public policy. This equipping helps us to understand the rules of engagement, i.e. the political process by which we see the changes we support or those we oppose.

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Louisiana News and Headlines

CWA of Louisiana Is Fighting for the Safety and Privacy of our Children! Join Us!5/20/2016

The women of CWA of Louisiana are praying and taking action against the Obama administration’s executive letter on bathroom/locker room access. On Friday May 13, the Obama administration announced that every public school system in the country will receive a letter (The U.S. Department of Justice and Education Release a Joint Guidance to Help Schools […]  READ MORE

The CWA of Louisiana Mandate5/17/2016

THE MANDATE … As the state director for Concerned Women for America of Louisiana, I am humbled and count it a privilege to serve the people of the Pelican State. My mandate to serve the people of Louisiana has a dual/twin purpose, that is, to teach Kingdom to government and teach government to Kingdom.  One […]  READ MORE

Further Defunding of Planned Parenthood in Louisiana5/12/2016

Great News!  Yesterday House Bill 606 passed out of the Senate Health and Welfare Committee.  HB 606 effectively removes Medicaid funding for Planned Parenthood and any other abortion provider in Louisiana. HB 606 is expected to be voted on by the Senate very soon. Your legislators need to hear from you now! HB 606, by Rep. […]  READ MORE

Stand with CWA of Louisiana Prayerfully, Legislatively and Financially5/2/2016

Dear Concerned Women for America of Louisiana members and friends, I pray this letter finds you hopeful, praising and trusting God and His Holy Word in the midst of spiritual, moral, economic, and political storms.  Clearly, the battle between Biblical and secular worldviews is intensifying.   Liberalism, progressivism, false religions and those who are coming against […]  READ MORE

State Director Sancha N. Smith Testifies About Her Abortion Before the Health and Welfare Committee on HB 386, 72-Hour Abortion Waiting Period Bill4/1/2016

Click here and view Sancha N. Smith testimony at approximately 0:27:00.  READ MORE

Three-day Wait for Abortions in Louisiana Focus of Bill Making Its Way Through Legislature3/31/2016

State director quoted on theneworleansadvocate.com.  READ MORE

House to Consider Longer Waiting Period for Abortion in La.3/31/2016

State director quoted on ABC’s katc.com.  READ MORE

Supreme Court Keeps Louisiana Abortion Clinics Open, denying Louisiana’s Efforts to Close Them3/28/2016

Earlier this month on March 4, the U.S. Supreme Court Justices reversed an order by the Federal Appeals Court in New Orleans that allowed Louisiana to begin enforcing its 2014 clinic regulation law as it is being challenged in the courts. The law being challenged is HB 388, Unsafe Abortion Protection Act which increases requirements […]  READ MORE

Join CWA of Louisiana’s 2016 Encourage-A-Legislator Program2/8/2016

Prayer volunteers are needed to pray for our state legislators during the 2016 Louisiana Regular Legislative Session, March 14 – June 6, 2016. Through the Encourage-A-Legislator (EAL) Program, CWA members and friends commit to pray daily for their assigned legislators and to send them CWA-provided postcards with preprinted Scripture verses.  Simply add a note of […]  READ MORE

Cultivating a Culture of Life … Coast-to-Coast!1/26/2016

When the laborers are many, we cover an immense amount of field! This past Life Week, Concerned Women for America (CWA) and Young Women for America (YWA) advocated for women and the unborn across the United States.   While rallies were booming around the nation, our CWA of Texas ladies held a more somber event […]  READ MORE

State Director Sancha Smith Speaks in Baton Rouge at 2016 Louisiana Life March1/25/2016

View her speech/testimony here.  READ MORE

State Director Sancha Smith Interviewed by WBRZ 2 abc in the Baton Rouge at the 2016 Louisiana Life March1/24/2016

Sancha shares about how this is a movement about love. Click here to view.  Go to 12:00 to view segment.  READ MORE

2016 Louisiana Life March – in Shreveport and Baton Rouge on January 23 and Alexandria on January 301/18/2016

Concerned Women for America of Louisiana encourages you to attend a 2016 Louisiana Life March: Life is Priceless event in your area put on by Louisiana Right to Life. March for the priceless value of every life!   2016 Louisiana Life March North Saturday, January 23 10:00 a.m. – 12 noon Bossier City’s Louisiana Boardwalk […]  READ MORE

Christmas Greetings and Thanks from CWA of Louisiana!12/14/2015

We at Concerned Women for America of Louisiana 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 accomplished much because […]  READ MORE

Child Welfare: Who’s Raising Our Children?12/11/2015

Read State Director Sancha Smith’s article in the December 2015 issue of Covenant Spotlight Magazine.  READ MORE

What’s Your Vote Worth? Execise Your Right in the General Election11/14/2015

Read State Director Sancha Smith’s article in the November 2015 issue of Covenant Spotlight Magazine. See page 32.  READ MORE

May 13, 2015 — Best Encourage-A-Legislator Appreciation Day yet!8/21/2015

Thirteen CWA members and prayer volunteers from several towns across the state met in Baton Rouge at the State Capitol for our annual Encourage-A-Legislator (EAL) Appreciation Day. Our new State Director, Sancha Smith, and the new members of our Executive Board were able to join us. We dropped off one hundred and forty-four pralines as […]  READ MORE

Religion and Public School: Where the Line is Drawn8/15/2015

Read State Director Sancha Smith’s article in the August 2015 issue of Covenant Spotlight Magazine. See page 32.  READ MORE

Kingdom Citizens: Are You Equipped For This Hour?7/11/2015

Read State Director Sancha Smith’s article in the July 2015 issue of Covenant Spotlight Magazine.  READ MORE

CWA of Louisiana Invites You to – Encourage-A-Legislator Appreciation Day – at the State Capitol!5/1/2015

“Therefore encourage one another and build each other up, just as in fact you are doing.” 1 Thessalonians 5:11 Greetings CWA friends, As the newly appointed State Director for CWA of Louisiana, I would like to invite you to join us at the State Capitol Wednesday, May 13, 2015, for our annual Encourage-A-Legislator (EAL) Appreciation […]  READ MORE

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