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EVENT! Faith and Family Day at the State Capitol

By February 24, 2023Texas
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Join Concerned Women for America of Texas and our allies for Faith and Family Day at the State Capitol!

Each legislative session, we gather in Austin to let our legislators know what we expect from the biennial session. Monday, March 13, 2023, is that daythe Texas Faith and Family Day at the Capitol! 

Here are the activities:

9:00 – 11:45 a.m. – Briefing session in the Capitol Auditorium. You will hear from policy experts on important issues for the legislative session. Among the presenters is Doreen Denny, Concerned Women for America (CWA)’s Senior Policy Advisor. Doreen will educate on the prohibition of gender modification for minors.

Noon – Rally on the Capitol South Steps. Speakers include Riley Gaines and Doreen Denny, addressing keeping biological men out of women’s sports; Abby Johnson, addressing pro-life issues; Corey DeAngelis, addressing School Choice for Texans.

1:00 p.m. – Box lunches distributed.

Afternoon – Visits to legislators’ offices. Over the past year, CWA of Texas has gathered citizens’ names on petitions to ask legislators to pass CWA of Texas priority bills. We need your help distributing the petitions to the offices!

Register here for the morning and afternoon activities and the box lunch ($5).

Texas Faith and Family Day Dinner honoring our pro-life legislator warriors.

Time: 7:00 p.m.
Location: DoubleTree Hotel, 303 W. 15th Street, Austin. (Two blocks from the Capitol Campus.)
Guest speaker: Sen. Bryan Hughes (R-District 1), author of the 2021 Texas Heartbeat Bill
Honorary awards: We will award medals to all legislators who authored or sponsored the 2021 Texas Heartbeat Bill. The legislators have been invited. If you want to be sure your legislator is there, invite them personally and pick up the dinner reservation if you wish.

Purchase your dinner tickets here. Deadline for ticket purchase is Thursday, March 9.

You will not want to miss the evening event. 

Additional information:

  • Recommended hotel: Austin Southpark Hotel by Marriott
  • Buses are available from Houston and Dallas. However, they leave before the CWA of Texas dinner. Sign up to ride a bus here.

Action: Plan to be at the Capitol using your voice of influence.

Pray that our presence in the Capitol on March 13 brings the Spirit of God in such an unmistakable and powerful way that legislators pay attention.

Proverbs 24:12 says, “If you say, ‘See, we did not know this,’ Does He not consider it who weighs the hearts? And does He not know it who keeps your soul? And will He not render to man according to his work?”

See you there!

Ann Hettinger
State Director

Jana Long
Associate State Director