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Jeff Apodaca said, “I live life with my faith and my path, full throttle.” His many turns in life define our interview topics: Jeff is the Son of New Mexico’s 24th Governor, Jerry Apodaca. He was a state champion in football at Sante Fe High, a cancer survivor, division 1 football player at UNM, businessman, husband, father, Democrat candidate for New Mexico Governor, and entrepreneur. He is a partner with Santa Fe Farms bringing jobs to New Mexico, growing industrial hemp, and processing the raw materials to produce everything from medical CBD products to construction materials. Click on the links for more information.

Jeff asks our listeners to consider supporting Camp enchantment http://campenchantment.org/ for children fighting cancer.

Bosque Heating and Cooling Owner, Carlos Griego, said, “I lived most of my life dependent on men. Jeremiah says a fool is a person that puts his trust in mankind and makes flesh his strength.”

(7) Blessed is the man who trusts in the Lord And whose trust is the Lord. (8)  “For he will be like a tree planted by the water, That extends its roots by a stream And will not fear when the heat comes; But its leaves will be green, And it will not be anxious in a year of drought Nor cease to yield fruit. Jeremiah 17-7-8 NASB

Call Bosque Heating and Cooling for service at 505-344-7200 or on the web at https://www.hvacalbuquerquenm.com/.


Alex Crecca said, “We believe that David can beat Goliath.” Alex is the President of The Crecca Law Firm. He and his team are committed to helping their clients get back on their feet after a traumatic experience.” For more information, call (505) 843-7777 or on the web at https://thecreccalawfirm.com/.

3200 Monte Vista Blvd NE
Albuquerque, NM 87106
Phone: (505) 843-7777

Email: acrecca@creccalaw.com

John Moore Associates Financial Planner, Brian Cochran, reviews our U.S. tax structure and how our taxes may change based on the election. He offers a new perspective on taxes for people of faith. Brian said, “If you are a believer, you should view the tax conversation differently.” Click on the links for “Insights” into the investment markets.

Chuck Harper, Director of Across Nations Ministries,  is pictured with his wife, Cindy, Director of Personnel. Construction is underway on the new Across Nations Communications Facility in Window Rock, AZ. Chuck joins ABQ Connect to update us on the progress.  The new building will house its radio stations and provide video production capabilities for the ministry.  The radio broadcast ministry of Across Nations provides Native Language Christian programming to the Navajo, Hopi, and Zuni Nations located in NW New Mexico and Northern Arizona. The ministry is also involved in youth outreach, education, church planting, and much more. Click on the links for more information.

Cornerstone LifeWorks is a new Christian mental health therapy, counseling, and wellness center in Albuquerque. Director Sam Newmon says, “We are not just counselors who are Christians. We are counselors who merge our professional, therapeutic, evidence-based tools and education with a Christ-centered perspective. This is done through relationship and the leading of the Holy Spirit.” For more information about Cornerstone LifeWorks, click on the links.

One good way to prepare to vote in the general election beginning with early voting on October 17 and ending November 3, 2020, is to listen to Paul Gessing, President of the Rio Grande Foundation. Paul does not have all the answers, but he presents innovative ideas about how New Mexico can work through its economic challenges. Click on the links for more information. These are the topics Paul covers on the program today:

  1. On October 13, 2020, rollbacks were announced by the Governor to take effect on Friday the 16th.
  2. The city’s recycling program is having issues. The Mayor’s budget calls for a 5.5% increase. I can discuss this extensively: https://www.abqjournal.com/1501231/mayors-budget-proposes-hike-for-trash-collection.html Budget meeting with the City Council on October 19th.
  3. Journal Article, 09-27-2020 City recycling is more expensive because China is charging more to process recyclables sent to them.
  4. Mayor Keller attempts to hide golf course costs by merging them into the budget https://errorsofenchantment.com/privatize-management-dont-subsidize-city-of-albuquerque-golf-courses/.
  5. Does it mean that city golf courses operate as “enterprise funds” in terms of the budget?
  6. What ideas have been implemented worldwide to improve golf courses’ management to make them profitable and self-sustaining?
  7. CA’s gov. just banned gas vehicles, but a year ago, MLG said NM was going to 52 MPG. https://errorsofenchantment.com/time-for-an-update-on-michelle-lujan-grishams-mpg-mandate/
  8. Should talk broadly about the election and what is at stake. We don’t dive into many federal issues, but the Supreme Court of the US issue is one: https://errorsofenchantment.com/nationally-this-election-is-about-packing-the-court-and-filibuster/.

Gonstead Physical Medicine is an integrated medical clinic that focuses on human movement and the “whole” problem instead of just the symptoms. They offer chiropractic, functional rehab, non-surgical spinal decompression, dry needling, hormone replacement, and red light therapy. Dr. Tony Del Angel and his staff of healthcare professionals work as a team to get you better. Dr. Tony is joined on the program today by one of his patients, Brian McKenna. Brian says about Dr. Tony, “I owe this man my life. He has changed my physical body for the better!”

New Mexico Congressional District 1 Candidate for U.S. House of Representatives, Michelle Garcia Holmes describes her hope for New Mexico and her ideas to help families and children in our state. Michelle is passionate about protecting children before they are born and after they are born!

“I say we need better health care for women because women who are seeking an abortion should have access to every possible type of counseling before making that decision in their life. I want to make health care better for women because there is absolutely no aftercare given to women after aborting their babies. These women who have come to me and told me their testimonies, all of them have attempted suicide. To me, if you look at the statistical data, this is a killer of not one life, but two lives!”


Dennis Poper and Richard Mansfield discuss the Route 66 Prayer Parade. Richard is the Senior Pastor of New Beginnings Church and President of New Mexico Prays. Dennis Poper is the Co-Chair of New Mexico Men of Honor. The theme of the Route 66 Prayer Parade is “One Nation Our Time.” As people follow the prayer parade, you will see “prayer points” placed along the route so everyone participating can pray in agreement over our city and our nation.