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“Freedom is never more than one generation away from extinction.” Ronald W. Reagan

“All that is necessary for the triumph of evil is that good men do nothing.” Edmund Burke

These maxims describe the reason for becoming involved in Concerned Women for America. Love of God, family, and country is no longer being instilled in America’s children. Freedom must be cherished and protected. Unfortunately, most Americans have taken their God-given liberties for granted. A return to the Judeo-Christian values upon which this nation was founded is our only hope.

The beauty of Concerned Women for America is that it combines both prayer and action. CWA empowers women to be on the frontline protecting the sanctity of human life, defending religious liberty, affecting education, fighting sexual exploitation, securing national sovereignty, and supporting Israel. When Christian women unite behind a righteous cause, there is no stopping us!

Become a part of CWA! Together we can make a difference in our communities, state, and country. Contact us today!

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 out how you can start a Prayer/Action Chapter or join one in your area.

Home Team
A Home Team Captain does not hold meetings. Instead, they forward legislative information they receive from CWA to the members of their Home Team and encourage them to pray, learn, and take action on the issues.

Encourage-A-Legislator Project
Do you want to make a powerful and effective investment in the state of Illinois? Consider participating in the annual Encourage-A-Legislator (EAL) Prayer Project. This program is designed to be simple, yet effective, as we pray for and encourage the hearts and minds of our legislators and their families. Click here to find out more.

About CWA of Illinois

State Office:
1255 W. Empire Street
Freeport, IL 61032

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Debbie Leininger
State Director
Phone:
815-297-2918
Email:Click Here

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UPDATE: The Battle Over Taxpayer-Funded Abortion Continues. Please Join Us in Prayer!

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On Tuesday, on behalf of 12 Illinois legislators, 10 citizen organizations, and a diocese of the Roman Catholic Church, the Thomas More Society, the pro-life, pro-family, pro-faith, non-profit legal group,…

Merry Christmas from CWA of Illinois!

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Dear CWA of Illinois Friends, Merry Christmas, and Happy New Year to you and yours! We have had such a rewarding year of working together to further the Biblical values…

Illinois Legislators Need Our Prayers!

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Be a Part of the CWA of Illinois Encourage-A-Legislator Project Only prayer and action will turn the hearts of our legislators and Illinoisans in 2018!  Here’s how you can help!…

Illinois Legislators Need Our Prayers!

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Be a Part of the CWA of Illinois Encourage-A-Legislator Project Only prayer and action will turn the hearts of our legislators and Illinoisans in 2017!  Here’s how you can help!…

The ERA is Back from the Grave for the 16th Time!

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Equal Rights Amendment (ERA), SJRCA 4 presently remains on first reading in the Senate. The Constitutional resolution was introduced in February 2017 and a committee hearing was held on April…

Gov. Rauner Signs Illinois Tax-Payer Funded Abortion Bill Into Law!

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Gov. Bruce Rauner Breaks His Pledge to Veto Tax-Payer Funded Abortions. HB 40, Illinois Tax-Payer Funded Abortion Bill is now the law of the land. Despite having 60 days to…

Urgent! Gov. Rauner Poised to Sign Illinois Tax-Payer Funded Abortion Bill

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Remind Gov. Bruce Rauner of His Pledge to Veto Tax-Payer Funded Abortions.  Last April, a spokesman from the governor’s office said, “Gov. Rauner is committed to protecting women’s reproductive rights…

Gov. Rauner Signs “Transgender Birth Certificate Bill” into Law

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Transgender men and women can now legally pretend to be the opposite sex by acquiring falsified birth certificates. Anti-Family Gov. Bruce Rauner signed HB 1785 into law last Friday, scoring…

Great News! City of Freeport Votes to Place “In God We Trust” on Municipal Buildings and Public Vehicles

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America’s national motto will soon have high visibility in Freeport, Illinois. Multiple city buildings in Freeport, as well as public vehicles, will be displaying “In God We Trust”, thanks to…

New Anti-Science State Procedures Dismiss Fact and Demand the Promotion of Falsehood

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CWA of Illinois condemns the latest procedures by the Illinois Department of Child and Family Services (DCFS) that forces the acceptance of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer/questioning (LGBTQ)…

Transgender Birth Certificate Bill Passed in Senate – Governor Needs to Hear From You!

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Gov. Bruce Rauner will now decide the fate of HB 1785. Yesterday afternoon, the Illinois Senate approved HB 1785 with a vote of 32-22. The bill was passed along party…

With Less Than a Week to Go, Find Out What Legislation Needs Your Prayers and Action

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With less than a week to go in the state legislative session, it is important to contact your Illinois lawmakers on pending legislation NOW!  These bills could be voted on…