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About CWA of Maine

maureen Penny Morrell
State Director

State Office: 864 Manchester Road Belgrade, ME 04917

Phone: 207-465-6015

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Maine PREAMBLE

“Objects of government. We the people of Maine, in order to establish justice, insure tranquility, provide for our mutual defense, promote our common welfare, and secure to ourselves and our posterity the blessings of liberty, acknowledging with grateful hearts the goodness of the Sovereign Ruler of the Universe in affording us an opportunity, so favorable to the design; and, imploring God’s aid and direction in its accomplishment, do agree to form ourselves into a free and independent State, by the style and title of the State of Maine and do ordain and establish the following Constitution for the government of the same.”

The Mission of CWA of Maine

To promote Biblical values first through prayer, then by education and action to equip and encourage all concerned citizens to be actively involved in protecting and promoting these values in our nation, state, communities and public square.

You can get involved with CWA of Maine!

There are opportunities to get involved on every level in Maine!

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.

Directors

A State or Area Director represents CWA in her area – either an entire state or a portion of a state. A Director’s duties may include: establishing and leading a Steering Committee, recruiting new members and Prayer/Action Leaders, writing letters to the editor, and being a part of various media in her state.

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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Upcoming Events

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Maine News and Headlines

Reject Obama’s Nominee to Supreme Court5/16/2016

State Director Penny Morrell’s letter to the editor published on centralmaine.com.  READ MORE

CWA of Maine Participates in Augusta National Day of Prayer Event5/6/2016

National Day of Prayer (NDP) was celebrated on May 5 by Concerned Women for America of Maine (CWA), NDP Maine Coordinators James and Donna Glaser, Co-Chair of the Legislative Prayer Caucus Rep. Dale Crafts (R-District 56), The Christian Civic League of Maine, and many Maine legislators and citizens in the Hall of Flags at the […]  READ MORE

Join CWA of Maine’s Encourage-A-Legislator Program11/18/2015

“I urge, then, first of all, that petitions, prayers, intercession and thanksgiving be made for all people for kings and all those in authority, that we may live peaceful and quiet lives in all godliness and holiness.”  I Timothy 2:1-2 We are setting up our Encourage-A-Legislator (EAL) Program for this coming state legislative session once […]  READ MORE

Maine Religious Freedom Bill Sponsor Needs Encouragement4/7/2015

A note of encouragement would be very helpful right now to a culture war patriot in the Maine Legislature. Sen. David Burns (R-Whiting) has reintroduced the religious freedom bill. If you’re aware of what’s happened recently in Indiana and Arkansas, both Republican governors in those states have backtracked on standing firm for Christians. They have […]  READ MORE

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

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