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About CWA of Texas

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.

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Texas News and Headlines

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

Prayer & Action Alert: The Rights of Those in Plano, Texas, Are at Risk Yet Special Rights for Some May Be the New Policy1/10/2015

Whether you live in Plano or not, it is important that you continue to read. On December 8, 2014, an ordinance for the city of Plano, Texas was filed to amend “… Section 2-11, to be renamed Equal Rights Policy, of the City of Plano Code of Ordinances, adopting an expanded policy based on protected […]  READ MORE

Plano Ordinance Recklessly Endangers Woman and Defies Religious Freedom12/22/2014

On December 8, 2014, the mayor of Plano, Harry La Rosiliere, introduced a non-discrimination ordinance for the city of Plano. This ordinance would include sexual orientation and gender identity and potentially will allow transgender persons to demand access to the bathroom of their choice. The law would apply to all business owners in Plano and […]  READ MORE

Texas Contractors Quit Planned Parenthood Abortion Facility12/17/2014

Cappadonna Electrical Contractors and, just lately, Ingram Ready Mix Suppliers have walked off Planned Parenthood’s six million dollar building renovation in San Antonio, Texas, which is being remodeled to accommodate South Texas women wanting abortions. The address of the abortion clinic is 2140 Babcock in San Antonio. Across from Babcock is the South Texas Medical […]  READ MORE

What are the Differences Between the Democratic and Republican Party in Texas?12/16/2014

Have you ever wondered what the differences are between the Democratic Party and Republican Party in Texas? Click here to answer that question. These statements are direct quotes from each respective platform and have not been edited. They have been compiled by Ann Hettinger, Concerned Women for America of Texas State Director. There are a […]  READ MORE

Merry Christmas From CWA of Texas!12/10/2014

Please take a moment to read our Christmas letter to you.  READ MORE

The Texas State Board of Education Needs to Hear From You TODAY11/19/2014

The following e-mail was sent to CWA of Texas by the Chairman of the State Board of Education who feels as we do that our children deserve an education based on fact not on politically correct spin. Please read and help her! Ann Hettinger State Director CWA of Texas director@texas.cwfa.org tx.cwfa.org From: Barbara Cargill <sboecargill@sbcglobal.net> […]  READ MORE

San Antonio, Texas: New Planned Parenthood Abortion Clinic to Open11/17/2014

Concerned Women for America of Texas opposes the work now being done to renovate an existing building to create a new Planned Parenthood facility in San Antonio, Texas; it is slated to become the final destination for thousands of babies each year killed through abortion. Through the combined efforts of many organizations, contractors are being […]  READ MORE

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