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Viante New Mexico is a grassroots, nonpartisan, educational platform, providing a one-of-a-kind scorecard that shows how legislators are representing New Mexicans through their attendance and how they are performing based on three key issues: Education, Crime, and Quality of Life. Executive Director, Rhiannon Samuel, invites our listeners to use their website as a tool to keep track of our state representative and prepare to vote in the upcoming election in November. For more information, contact Rhiannon by email at Info@VianteNM.org or visit their website at https://viantenm.org/.

The Rotary Club of Albuquerque and the Jewish Community Center of Albuquerque (JCC) are teaming up to collect food and supply donations to benefit the Dine (Navajo) Nation.  Mark Tobiassen, President of the Rotary Club of Albuquerque, Volunteer Dick Bracket, and Chief Executive officer of the JCC, Shelly Prant join the program today. They ask our listeners to donate food and supplies each week over the next five weeks for continual distribution on the Nation. For specific information about the items, they would like you to donate, go to the website for the Jewish Community Center of Albuquerque.  Information about the Rotary Club of Albuquerque is available on their website. Click on the links!

Please drop off food and supply donations each week to the JCC.

5520 Wyoming Boulevard NE
Albuquerque, NM 87109

New Mexico Dream Center Executive Director, Shelley Repp, opens our eyes today to the problem of minor domestic sex trafficking. She says, “It should shock everyone. I want people to be awakened about what is happening in our streets.” Contact Shelley through the New Mexico Dream Center website at https://www.nmdreamcenter.org/.

Please review these additional resources:

Websites:

https://www.xxxchurch.com/      https://rescuefreedom.org/refusetoclick/ https://fightthenewdrug.org/#the-issue

Articles:

Dr. Judith Reisman http://www.drjudithreisman.com/archives/2011/02/pornography_add.html, https://salvomag.com/article/salvo26/the-porn-factor

 

 

 

Kevin and Laura Stark have traveled around the world in over 85 countries, creatively sharing their faith in Jesus.  Their Team Xtreme International Ministry grabs the attention of crowds as they bend steel bars like Superman. They smash bricks and tear phone books in half to the beat of intense music, and lots more! Team Xtreme International now has over 20 teams of Xtreme athletes, conditioning experts, rappers, and martial artists, sharing the gospel with this high-intensity entertaining presentation. For more information, click on https://www.teamxtremeintl.com/.

Parchments Bookstore is open on the campus of Calvary Church. Store Manager, Daniel Aragon, and Customer Service team member, Brian Parks, invite us to come into the store to see a complete selection of gifts, cards, and books for people of all ages. Parchments is just one part of the peaceful, enjoyable experience you will find daily on the Calvary Church Campus.  Calvary Church and Parchments Book Store are located at 4001 Osuna Rd., NE, Albuquerque, NM  87109.  For more information, click on the links!

The ABQ  God’s Talent search finals are Friday evening, July 10, 2020, at 7:00 pm, Hoffmantown Church. The event is FREE!  ABQ God’s Talent search is a talent show for mid-high through high school musicians. Terry and Mariasari Janow started the contest as a fun way to spotlight gifted and talented young singers and musicians.  13 artists will be featured in the finals this year. The show will include a variety of instrumental and vocals.  The winners will receive prizes. Bring the whole family to this free event Friday, July 10, 2020, at 7 pm at Hoffmantown Church, 8888 Harper Blvd. NE, Albuquerque, NM  87111. For more information, click on the links. https://abqgodstalent.com/

The event is sponsored by Hoffmantown Church,  Janow Academy of Music, and Hope Christian School. Several local businesses are also sponsoring the event.

The Bible is a historically accurate description of events, places, and people that God our Creator has put into place. According to Ray Mondragon, “The sciences point us to the things we can learn from scripture.”  Ray is a retired civil engineer. He holds a Masters in Theology and a PhD. in Biblical Studies. Creation Science is one of his favorite topics he uses to encourage Christians in their faith.  For additional resources available from Ray, go to http://forhisglorynm.com/.

Creation Science Fellowship of New Mexico meets the third Tuesday of every month. Ray will be teaching at their next meeting on July 21, 2020, Faith Bible Church, 9600 Central Ave. SE, Albuquerque, NM 87123.  These meetings are free to the public. Ray invites anyone that wants to learn about or discuss the origins of creation to attend these free classes.

We are talking about PORNOGRAPHY ADDICTION with Calvary Church Westside Pastor Jesse Lusko. If pornography is harming your life today, you can escape the addiction now.  Listen to the compassionate council from Jesse Lusko today. “The cure for addiction is a meaningful connection to other people.” Pornography promises excitement and ecstasy, but Jesse says, “Sin steals from you the very thing it promised you.” Jesse refers to James 5:16 today as a place to start if you want to get away from an addiction of any kind.

Therefore, confess your sins to one another and pray for one another so that you may be healed. The effective prayer of a righteous man can accomplish much. James 5:16 NASB: 1995 update.

You can’t do it by yourself!  He also points to a website called “Fight the New Drug” that may help you with understanding the physical and mental effects of pornography.

Tilt: Finding Christ in Culture is a new book by Brian C. Nixon. Brian oversees education and publishing for Calvary Church in Albuquerque, and he is an accomplished musician, artist, journalist, and author.  Reading Tilt has stimulated me to take a different look at art and culture. This past weekend I took a tour of the mural art that decorates buildings throughout Albuquerque’s downtown area. It is a great way to get out of the house and enjoy Albuquerque safely.  The murals will amaze you, and looking is FREE! For information about mural art in Albuquerque, see https://murosabq.com/.  Brian Book, Tilt: Finding Christ in Culture” is available now!

Ernie C’de Baca is the CEO and President of the Albuquerque Hispano Chamber of Commerce. Today he explains the “financial burden” the City Council’s proposed “Sick Leave Bill” would be on small business. Ernie emphasis that Albuquerque and New Mexico need to develop a reputation for supporting small business to help grow our economy.

The Albuquerque Hispano Chamber of Commerce is is an organization focused on improving education and economic development opportunities in Albuquerque and throughout the state of New Mexico. For information about how they can help you and your business, click on the links.