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About CWA of Louisiana

SSmithSancha N. Smith
State Director

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P.O. Box 2446
Opelousas, LA 70571


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Prayer/Action Chapters

A Prayer/Action Chapter is a group of people who meet, usually once a month to pray, learn and take action regarding issues that falls under CWA’s seven core issues. Contact us to find out if there is a Prayer/Action Chapter in your area or how to start one.

Home Team

A Home Team Captain doesn’t hold meetings but instead forwards information they receive from CWA on legislation to the members of their Home Team and encourages them to pray, learn and take action on the issues.

Steering Committee

The Steering Committee is led by the Director and provides the support she needs in order to carry out the many functions of a state or area organizations.

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Louisiana News and Headlines

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 School8/21/2015

Covenant Spotlight runs Sancha Smith’s article on the religious rights of students in public school.  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

Meet Your New State Director!4/22/2015

Dear CWA Friends, My name is Sancha Noel Smith, and I am humbled and excited about this opportunity to serve Louisiana families as state director for CWA. This is my second time serving as CWA’s state director for Louisiana. My sabbatical has ended, and I’m back to help educate, equip and empower Louisiana women and […]  READ MORE

The Mandate3/25/2015

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

Media Reports on Summer of Life Events to be Held in Colorado, North Carolina, Arkansas and Louisiana8/25/2014

The Hill: Groups Attack Vulnerable Dems on Late-Term Abortion Bill Life News: These Senators Support Late-Term Abortions and Harry Reid is Protecting Them Charlotte Observer: Polls Show Tight Race in NC for US Senate Seat CNS News: Pro-life Groups Launch Multistate Summer of Life Campaign for 5-Month Abortion Limit NC Political News: Concerned Women for […]  READ MORE

It Was a Great Day at the Capitol for Our Annual Encourage-A-Legislator Appreciation Day May 13, 20145/20/2014

On Tuesday, May 13, nine CWA members and Encourage-A-Legislator (EAL) prayer volunteers met at the state capitol for our annual Encourage-A-Legislator Appreciation Day. When we arrived, we dropped off 144 New Orleans’ style pralines (one for each legislator) with a note of appreciation for their hard work and long hours. The morning was busy trying […]  READ MORE

May 13 – 2014 Encourager-A-Legislator Appreciation Day at the State Capitol4/29/2014

The Concerned Women for America of Louisiana Encourage-A-Legislator (EAL) program is going strong during this Legislative Session. We are at the half way point of the 2014 session and looking forward to our annual EAL’s “Appreciation Day” at the State Capitol in Baton Rouge. The date is Tuesday, May 13. All Concerned Women for America […]  READ MORE

Encourage-A-Legislator Program – Deadline Approaching2/12/2014

Encourage-A-Legislator Program – Deadline Approaching We need you to sign up and commit to pray for our state legislators during the 2014 Louisiana Regular Legislative Session – March 10 – June 2. The Encourage-A-Legislator Campaign embodies who and what CWA is. Prayer is, and will always be, CWA’s foundation. CWA members and friends have the […]  READ MORE

CWA of Lousiana Co-Sponsors the Louisiana Life March North and South1/13/2014

This month marks the 41st anniversary of Roe v. Wade, the ruling that legalized abortion across America. Please join us to pray for an abortion-free Louisiana. This year there will be two Life Marches. Please make plans to join one of these marches and take a stand for life! Louisiana Life March South Saturday, January […]  READ MORE

CWA of Lousiana Rolls Out Encourage-A-Legislator Program1/13/2014

Make a Difference in Lousiana – Join the Encourage-A-Legislator Program Volunteers are needed to commit to pray for our state legislators during the 2014 Louisiana Regular Legislative Session. March 10 – June 2. We have 144 Legislators so we need many volunteers. Through the Encourage-A-Legislator (EAL) Program, CWA members and friends commit to pray daily […]  READ MORE

Louisiana Needs Peace 2013 Vigil & Conference – November 1 – New Orleans10/28/2013

CWA of Louisiana recommends this event.  READ MORE

Stop Planned Parenthood Clinic in New Orleans – Second Advocacy Day Planned for Saturday June 22, 20136/14/2013

It is crucial to raise public awareness!  READ MORE

Encourage-A-Legislator Appreciation Day6/3/2013

All had a wonderful time meeting legislators and new CWA friends. Check out our pictures.  READ MORE

Protest New Orleans Planned Parenthood Abortion Facility to be Built5/7/2013

Please join with us and others Thursday, May 16 and Monday, May 20 for two important events.  READ MORE

The 2013 Encourage-A-Legislator Program is Underway!5/6/2013

From April 8 to June 6 fifty-one legislators are being faithfully prayed for and encouraged on a regular basis.  READ MORE

Join Us for Our Annual “Appreciation Day for the Legislators” Wednesday, May 15, at the State Capitol5/6/2013

It’s important for us to continually pray and encourage our state legislators. This is a great way to do so.  READ MORE

Louisiana 2013 Life March – Stand Strong; March On3/18/2013

CWA of Louisiana was a proud cosponsor of this wonderful event.  READ MORE

Make a Difference in the Louisiana State Legislature3/8/2013

Regardless of party affiliation, our state legislators need both your prayers and encouragement. Sign up before Friday, March 15!  READ MORE

The 2012 Encourage-A-Legislator Program Has Begun!3/27/2012

Looks like it is going to be another great year!  READ MORE

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