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michelle Penny Morrell State Director

State Office: P.O. Box 451 Manchester, ME 04351

Phone: 207-465-6015

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“You are the light of the world. A city on a hill cannot be hidden. Neither do people light a lamp and put it under a bowl. Instead they put it on its stand, and it gives light to everyone in the house.” (Matthew 5:14-15) The mission of Concerned Women for America of Maine is to shine forth God’s light on public policy. For too long, we have “hidden” our light from school boards, city halls, and the Capitol, or we have delegated that work to some group. Our representative form of government requires each of us to speak out and shine our lights. Concerned Women for America of Maine is here to educate you on the issues, encourage prayer, and help direct action to promote Biblical public policy. Your mission begins here!

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Maine News and Headlines

State Director Penny Morrell Does Radio Interview About 40 Days for Life2/26/2015

Listen to the interview with Angel Murchison of “Destiny Moments”.  READ MORE

CWA of Maine Seeks People to Testify About the Importance of Parenting in Regards to Abortion2/24/2015

The 127th Legislature is holding public hearings on legislation, and LD 83 is one of high interest to Concerned Women for America of Maine, and soon to be scheduled for a hearing before the Judiciary Committee. L.D. #83 “An Act To Strengthen the Consent Laws for Abortions Performed on Minors and Incapacitated Persons” is sponsored […]  READ MORE

Second Annual Respect Life Day at the State Capitol2/19/2015

CWA of Maine Encourages you to attend the Second Annual Respect Life Day at the State Capitol: February 26, 2015 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Hall of Flags (2nd Floor), State House, Augusta, Maine Concerned Women for America of Maine’s (CWA of Maine) good friend, Dennis Keller of State Farm Insurance in Augusta is sponsoring […]  READ MORE

Join CWA of Maine as we Support the 40 Days for Life February 18 – March 291/28/2015

Concerned Women for America (CWA) of Maine would like to invite both churches and individuals to join with more than 650,000 people worldwide who are saving babies and protecting women from the harmful effects of abortion. The 40 Days for Life will begin on Wednesday, February 18, and will end on Sunday, March 29. The […]  READ MORE

Rep. Bruce Poliquin (R-Maine), District 2, Votes Pro-Life!1/27/2015

I encourage all Maine pro-life citizens to contact Rep. Bruce Poliquin (R-Maine), District 2, and thank him for his vote last Thursday in favor of H.R. 7 to prohibit taxpayer-funded abortions. Click here to read the bill. The final vote was: 239 Republicans and three Democrats voting in favor, and one Republican and 178 Democrats […]  READ MORE

Federal Pro-Life Vote This Thursday In Need of Maine’s Support1/20/2015

The U.S. House of Representatives will vote on the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act (H.R. 36), this Thursday, January 22. Please help pass this legislation by calling our Maine Congressional delegates to the U.S. House of Representatives and ask for their support right away. Click here for 1st District Congresswoman Chellie Pingree’s contact information. Click […]  READ MORE

Merry Christmas!12/25/2014

“For unto us a Child is born, unto us a Son is given, and the government will be upon His shoulder. And His name will be called Wonderful, Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace. Of the increase of His government and peace there will be no end …” Isaiah 9:6 & 7a CWA […]  READ MORE

CWA’s Newest Ebook: A Busy Woman’s Guide to Lobbying11/10/2014

This is great information that you can use to be effective in Maine’s public policy. A MUST read!  READ MORE

State Director Penny Morrell to be Presented with 2014 Beacon Award11/4/2014

The Christian Civic League of Maine is pleased to announce the recipients of their 2014 Beacon Awards: Dr. Don Blackstone, Dr. Eric Nicholas, Mr. Ralph Allen, Mr. Peter Gorczok, Mrs. Penny Morrell, Mrs. Elaine Bridge, Mrs. Jean Pease, and Mr. Frank Pease. Click here for more information on this outstanding honor.  READ MORE

Gov. LePage’s Veto Upheld – Abortion Providers Denied Additional Funds5/6/2014

As you know, CWA of Maine opposed LD 1247 and encouraged you to do the same. This bill would have given more funding to Family Planning and Planned Parenthood, the two major abortion providers in Maine. On April 28, Gov. Paul LePage vetoed LD 1247, and then on May 1, the House failed to override […]  READ MORE

The Right View: Back to a disturbing future with Common Core5/5/2014

CWA of Maine highly recommends this article.  READ MORE

CWA of Maine April News Report Now Available!4/4/2014

Our Maine newsletter is coming to you with important information on Maine issues. Be up-to-date on the issues. Read the CWA of Maine April News Report now and pass it on to those who need to know the truth about these important issues affecting our state and country!  READ MORE

Victory In the State House Against Human Trafficking4/2/2014

CWA of Maine commended by Rep. Amy Volk in today’s press release. Rep. Amy Volk’s Bill to Fight Human Trafficking Enacted Unanimously by House  READ MORE

February 26 was a Wonderful Day at the Legislature for CWA of Maine3/13/2014

View review and pictures.  READ MORE

CWA of Maine March 2014 Newsletter2/27/2014

Check it out!  READ MORE

Maine’s First Annual Respect Life Day at the Capitol2/17/2014

As Maine Right to Life hosts the First Annual Respect Life Day at the Capitol, Concerned Women for America of Maine (CWA of Maine) will join Maine’s network of organizations respecting life from conception to natural death for an informational and educational event for legislators and their staffs as well as those visiting the Capitol. […]  READ MORE

Your Help is Still Needed on Sex-Trafficking Legislation2/14/2014

The hearing on Amy Volk’s (R-Scarborough) Victims of Sex-Trafficking bill is rescheduled for this Thursday, February 20. Please come and show your support for L.D. 1730 “An Act To Assist Victims of Human Trafficking,” that will be amended summarized as follows: This amendment replaces the bill and includes four different ways to assist victims of […]  READ MORE

Penny Morrell Testifies Before the Joint Judiciary Committee2/13/2014

Statement by Penelope A. Morrell, Director Concerned Women for America of Maine To Members of the Joint Judiciary Committee Regarding L.D. 1730, “An Act To Assist Victims of Human Trafficking.” February 13, 2014 Thank you for the opportunity to appear before you today. Concerned Women for America (CWA) is the largest public policy women’s organization […]  READ MORE

Your Help is Needed on Sex-Trafficking Legislation2/12/2014

The hearing on Amy Volk’s (R-Scarborough) Victims of Sex-Trafficking bill is to be heard this Thursday, February 13. Please come and show your support for L.D. 1730 “An Act To Assist Victims of Human Trafficking.” If you haven’t already done so, please contact your senator and representative TODAY requesting support for the bill. Go here: […]  READ MORE

Take Action on Three Crucial Maine Issues2/4/2014

Contact Your Local Maine Legislators Today – One Call/E-mail – Three Issues • Support L.D. 1428 “Religious Freedom Preservation Act” • Oppose Medicaid Expansion • Support L.D. 1730 “An Act To Assist Victims of Human Trafficking.” A list of lawmakers by town may be found here. OR call Senate Democrats 207-287-1515 – and Senate Republicans […]  READ MORE

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