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ann Ann Hettinger State Director

State Office: P.O. Box 1746 Rockwall, TX 75087

Phone: 972-658-4204

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Dana Hodges Dana Hodges Associate State Director

State Office: P.O. Box 1746 Rockwall, TX 75087

Phone: 409-779-3632

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“Enlighten the people generally, and tyranny and oppressions of body and mind will vanish like evil spirits at the dawn of day.” ~ Thomas Jefferson to Du Pont de Nemours, April 24, 1816

“And have no fellowship with the unfruitful works of darkness, but rather expose them.” Ephesians 5:11 (NKJV)

The Vision of Concerned Women for America of Texas:

CWA of Texas envisions a culture that reveres all stages of life from conception to natural death; supports the Biblical pattern for families; educates our youth with unbiased truth; protects people from the perversities of pornography; allows citizens to practice their faith unfettered by governmental regulations; and stands for the protection of our country with uncompromised national sovereignty.

The Mission of Concerned Women for America of Texas:

CWA of Texas will motivate, educate, activate, and train Texans to stand for Biblical principles in public policies.

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 legislation that falls under CWA’s seven core issues. Click here to find a Prayer/Action Chapter in your area and learn more.

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CWA of Texas Recommends: Building a Culture of Biblical Femininity in the Home, Church & Community

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Texas News and Headlines

PRESS RELEASE: Concerned Women for America of Texas Outraged by Planned Parenthood’s Greed – Calls for Defunding7/29/2015

Austin, TX – Today at a State Capitol press conference following the Texas Senate Health and Human Services committee on Planned Parenthood practices, CWA of Texas State Director Ann Hettinger made it clear that women and children are in constant danger when they are being treated by abortion doctors who blatantly display their seared consciences. Click for entire press […]  READ MORE

CWA of Texas Pro-Life Coordinator Paula Moore Speaks at San Antonio Press Conference Outside Planned Parenthood Abortion Clinic7/7/2015

View video of 34th Pro Life Press Conference in front of the 2140 Babcock Rd Planned Parenthood Abortion Clinic. July 2, 2015 Moore is the first speaker to give her presentation.  READ MORE

CWA of Texas Applauds Life Choices Medical Clinic in Bexar County6/23/2015

Life Choices Medical Clinic in Bexar County occupies an inconspicuous back corner of a nondescript shopping center off Ingram Rd in northwest San Antonio. The location, just like every detail of the clinic, is intentional. The facility, the equipment and the staff have been carefully selected to fulfill one goal — a 25 percent decrease […]  READ MORE

CWA of Texas Score Card for the 84th Legislative Session6/16/2015

Click here to view score card.  READ MORE

Federal Appeals Court Upholds Texas Law Requiring Hospital Admitting Privileges for Abortionists6/12/2015

CEO and President Penny Nance quoted in breitbart.com.  READ MORE

CWALAC Celebrates Pro-Life Victory in Texas6/10/2015

AUSTIN, TEXAS – Today, the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals upheld a Texas law requiring abortionists to have hospital admittance privileges and abortion clinics to meet the same standards as other outpatient surgical centers. Concerned Women for America CEO and President Penny Nance made the following remarks about the Appeals Court ruling: “For too long […]  READ MORE

CWA National & CWA of Texas Celebrate Pro-Life Victory in Texas6/9/2015

“The Fifth Circuit ruled today that Texas is free to protect women during their most vulnerable moments. Provisions of HB 2 were upheld. converting the arduous work of pro-life advocates into a victory for the life of babies and the health of their mothers. Texas is safer today for women and children.” Ann Hettinger State […]  READ MORE

CWA of Texas Needs Your Help to Protect Texas Pastors5/19/2015

Senate Bill 2065, authored by Senator Craig Estes (R-District 30), has been dubbed the “Pastor Protection Bill” because of its intent to protect pastors and clergy from being forced to perform any marriage ceremony that goes against their sincerely-held religious beliefs. This bill has already been voted out of the Texas Senate and is currently […]  READ MORE

Urgent Action Needed On Texas Bills Concerning Religious liberty and Marriage Protection5/7/2015

We need your help to get religious liberty and protection of marriage bills across the finish line to a vote in the Texas House and Senate. We do not have much time left. The Texas Legislature will only be in session for three more weeks, and we must act now. Please send an e-mail to […]  READ MORE

Area Director Beverly Roberts Testifies Before the Texas Senate State Affairs Committee Concerning SB 20655/7/2015

This Bill would protect members of the clergy from being forced to perform marriage ceremonies that conflict with their religious convictions. Roberts addresses the issue of who is really being bullied. View testimony at 1:16:19.  READ MORE

CWA of Texas Fighting for Religious Freedom with House Bill 35674/30/2015

CWA of Texas has been busy in Austin over the last several weeks fighting for faith and family values legislation. Last Wednesday CWA of Texas was at the Capitol briefing dozens of pastors as they prepared to testify before the House State Affairs Committee on behalf of Texas House Bill 3567. This bill would protect […]  READ MORE

CWA of Texas Silences the Day of Silence4/11/2015

The Day of Silence, organized and promoted by the Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network (GLSEN), takes place this year on Friday, April 17. The Day of Silence is the king of all the numerous homosexuality-affirming activities that take place in public schools. It started in one university and then, like a cancer, metastasized to […]  READ MORE

Members of the central Texas chapter of Concerned Women for America at the Defense of the Texas Marriage Amendment Rally Outside of the Texas State Capitol on Monday, March 23, 20153/24/2015

Yahoo News picks up on CWA of Texas’s involvement in Marriage Amendment Rally.   Central Texas Chapter of Concerned Women for America at the Defense of the Texas Marriage Amendment Rally Outside the Texas State Capitol  READ MORE

Texas Rally Calls for ‘Biblical Marriage’3/24/2015

CWA of Texas pictured in Baylor Lariat article. Left to right: Cindy Asmussen, Jan Jones and Mary Smith.  READ MORE

Help Texas Parents Have More Control Over Their Child’s Education3/2/2015

SB 276 is an excellent bill that would give parents more choices when it comes to their children’s education. It was introduced by Sen. Donna Campbell (R-District 25). Click hereto read the bill as well as watch its progress through the legislature. Background: Texas has over five million public school students. The state allots approximately […]  READ MORE

Pray and Make Your Voice Heard On Same Sex “Marriage” In Texas2/20/2015

#1 Activist Judge Attempts to Declare Texas’ Marriage Law Unconstitutional Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton announced yesterday that his office has intervened in a Travis County probate case following a judge’s declaration that Texas’ marriage law is unconstitutional. The State has sought a stay by the Texas Supreme Court and has also asked the court […]  READ MORE

El Paso CWA Chapter Studies HB 562, a Bill to Protect Texas Marriage Contracts From Foreign Laws2/17/2015

CWA of El Paso’s monthly public policy briefing, led by El Paso Area Director Rose Cabrera, was an excellent time of learning about a concerning bill currently in the Texas legislature, HB 562, “Relating to the application of foreign laws and foreign forum selection in a proceeding involving marriage, a suit for dissolution of a […]  READ MORE

Target is Now in the Business of Selling Sex Toys? Seriously?!2/5/2015

Seriously?! Target is selling sex toys? Yes, the latest filth to be peddled by the “50 Shades of Grey” marketing campaign in advance of the coming movie release is this display of branded sex toy items prominently displayed at Target stores nationwide. As you can see, not only are the items placed on an eye-catching […]  READ MORE

We Exceeded Our Goal! Petition Number Surpasses Requirement!1/19/2015

A special thanks to CWA of North Texas Area Director Mary Smith and all of you who diligently prayed and took action to contribute to this exciting victory. Plano Citizens United reports on victory. Immediate Release January 19, 2015 Plano Citizens United 3100 Independence Parkway Suite 311-112 Plano, TX 75075 972-755-9824 PLANO CITIZENS CALL FOR […]  READ MORE

Petition Deadline Approaching to Preserve the Religious Rights of Those in Plano, Texas1/13/2015

As we reported last Friday, on December 8, 2014, an ordinance for the city of Plano, Texas was filed that is a direct threat to the freedoms of the residents of Plano! It will affect our religious freedoms and business policies. Additionally, it provides the opportunity for physical harm to come to women and little […]  READ MORE

Help Us Defund Planned Parenthood!

As if the outright extermination of our most defenseless citizens weren't enough, Planned Parenthood stoops even lower -- by selling the organs of the freshly slaughtered children!

This is an outrage! It must end ... now! Help us defund Planned Parenthood today!

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