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Rio Grande Foundation President, Paul Gessing, recaps the first seven days of the New Mexico Legislative Session. Find your NM House and Senate Representatives at https://nmlegis.gov/. The Rio Grande Foundation researches public policy issues and publishes information to inform the public on their website at https://riograndefoundation.org/.

Musician, singer, songwriter, Darren Mulligan (pictured center) with We are Messengers shares his story about coming to faith in Jesus, and being on tour with Toby Mac and the Hits Deep Tour. The Hits Deep Tour is coming to the Rio Rancho Santa Ana Star Center on February 6, 2020. The show includes Toby Mac, We are Messengers, Ryan Stevenson, Aaron Cole, and Cochran and Co.  Tickets are available now at www.ticketmaster.com. Darren has a special love song he wrote for his wife Heidi. The song is called “Always You,” and it will be part of his new album called “Power.”

Dustin King and Travis Clark are part of the Legacy Church Outreach Ministry Team. Dustin is the Ministry Coordinator for Feed NM Kids and Homeless Outreach for Legacy Church. Travis is the Director of Steelbridge Ministries. The mission of Steelbridge is to provide life-transforming solutions to break the cycles of poverty, addiction, and trauma.” For more information about Steelbridge go to https://www.mysteelbridge.org/. Information about Legacy Church and their ministries throughout Albuquerque can be found at https://www.legacychurchnm.com/.   To help with Feed NM Kids go to https://feednmkids.com/.

Retired Denver Bronco and 2-time Super Bowl Champion Jason Elam and New Mexico Chairman Brian Alarid stop by ABQ Connect on their way to encourage men during the quarterly gathering of New Mexico’s Men of Honor. Jason will be speaking tonight at the New Covenant Church in Albuquerque at 6:30 pm. The event is free.  Jason works with The Seed Company to accelerate Scripture translation and impact for people without God’s Word through Great Commission partnerships  https://seedcompany.com/. New Mexico Men of Honor is working to encourage men and strengthen the church through fellowship. For a schedule of their events go to https://nmmenofhonor.com/.

Pastor Roger Nix and Ministry Founder, and Author, Pete Greig, teach us today that prayer is simply a conversation between you and God. Pete Greig is one of the founders of the 24-7 prayer movement. He is the author of a new book called,” How to Pray, A Simple Guide for Normal People.”  Roger Nix is the Lead Pastor of Believers Church in Tulsa, Oklahoma.  Listen as these men as they teach us to pray! (Pause-Rejoice-Ask-and Yield). For more resources on prayer go to https://www.24-7prayer.com/. If you would like to find out more about the Believers Church go to https://www.bctulsa.com/.

Co-Founder of Sixteen: Fifteen Church Missions Coaching, Matthew Ellison,  clarifies for us, the charge Jesus gave us in scripture to share the gospel throughout the world.   Matthew is the Co-Author of the book “When Everything is Missions.”  His comments are direct, challenging, and enlightening as to how the Church can reach the world with the gospel. To take advantage of the mission ministry resources offered by Sixteen: Fifteen go to https://1615.org/.

Dave Slade, Businessman, Author, and Bible Teacher joins ABQ Connect to talk about the upcoming men’s bible study at Calvary Albuquerque. The bible study will be held on Thursday mornings beginning on January 30, 2020, in the HUB.  The group will be using Jeff Kinsley’s book, “As It Was in the Days of Noah,” as a guide to the Bible Study. For more information about the men’s bible study at Calvary Church go to http://www.calvaryabq.org/. Dave Slade and his wife Holly are the owners of Dave Slade and Associates Realtors’, and they have supported KNKT radio for many years.  Their realty website is http://www.abqhomeseeker.com/.

Ethel Maharg, Executive Director of the Right to Life Committee, and Pastor Vince Torres, Executive Director of the Family Policy Alliance of New Mexico ask us to contact our state representatives to let them know where we stand on Right to Life issues and protecting our children.  The State of New Mexico legislative session begins tomorrow January 21, 2020.  The Right to Life Committee of New Mexico can be reached at https://rtlnm.org. Go to https://familypolicyalliance.com/newmexico for more information about the work of The Family Policy Alliance of New Mexico.

Certified Financial Planner Brian Cochran with John Moore and Associates challenges couples to communicate about money!. Listen to his ideas today about having a regular “money date” and a “check-in call” to your spouse anytime you are about to spend money over a set amount.  For more resources go to https://www.johnmoore.com/.