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Awaken Church is new to Rio Rancho. They are meeting Sundays in the CrossFit Rio Rancho Gym at 541 Quantum Rd., Rio Rancho, NM 87124. Services times are 4:00 pm and 5:30 pm. Pastors Justin Chaplin, Chris Franklin, and Matt Flores each have a story about how God brought them to  Awaken Church! It’s time for some Word and a Workout!

Antonio and Tamra Aragon share their personal story with us about how their faith in Jesus directs their marriage. Romance is in the air as Tamra describes how Antonio swept her off her feet by talking to her Dad to ask permission to date her. The couple works in ministry together at Calvary Church.  Antonio is an Assistant Pastor, and Tamra leads Worship.

Former Pharmacist Dr. Sean Navin has left the world of Pharmacy because he believes treating Type 2 Diabetes is treated more effectively by helping people make lifestyle changes in the way they eat and exercise. He says, “medications are a useful tool for many people, but they should not be used as the tool every time.”  Click on  Dr. Navin Transformation for more information.

Rio Grande Foundation President Paul Gessing is busy helping New Mexicans get ready for the election by ensuring we have information about the economic issues facing New Mexico.  Follow these topics with links to additional information:

The “Laugh for Life” comedy event to raise money for Care Net Pregnancy Centers of Albuquerque is Friday, September 25, at Legacy Church, 7201 Central Ave. NW, Albuquerque, NM 87121. Stephanie Luke is the Executive Director, and Laurie Duffy is the Community Outreach Director for Care Net. The ministry provides FREE std and pregnancy testing in a safe, clean, quiet place. Professional and peer counselors provide information and insight in a warm, friendly atmosphere where you can thoughtfully consider your options and plan for your future.

The Fair Cares Wellness Drive is happening Saturday morning, September 19, 2020, from 11:00, am to 5:00 pm at Expo New Mexico. State Fair, General Manager Dan Mourning, and Calvary Church Pastor Matt give us the details. More information is available at https://calvarynm.church/connect/events/event/?event_id=3727.

 

Have you ever considered that the earth could be less than 12,000 years old instead of the generally accepted age of 4.5 billion years?  Creation Scientist, Russell Humphreys, Ph.D. Physics and Creation Science and Bible teacher, Ray Mondragon, provide this link https://creation.com/age-of-the-earth,  to give us a new perspective on the age of the earth and the account of creation in the Bible. The link will walk you through a summary of 101 pieces of evidence for a young age of the earth and the universe. Take a look; the topic is fascinating!

Helpful Creation Science Links

Creation Science Fellowship of New Mexico: https://www.csfnm.org/

Creation Ministries International: https://creation.com/age-of-the-earth

Answers in Genesis: https://answersingenesis.org/

Institute for Creation Research: https://www.icr.org/