ABQ Connect is Albuquerque's live, local talk and call-in show. This weekday one-hour program airs Monday through Friday at 1:00 PM and is hosted by long-time radio veteran Peter Benson. With a variety of guests and topics, ABQ Connect continues to bring the Christian community together for challenging and uplifting discussion each day.

You're always welcome to call and participate in Albuquerque's Christian talk and call-in show at 338-5790.


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4/15/2015 It's National Autism Awareness Month, and New Mexico has a great support base for families dealing with autism. We hear from Gabe Salazar, who has been leading the charge, along with his wife, Melissa. Plus, Brian Nixon challenges all to bring questions to the Is God Dead? Debate Series that continues on Thursday night at Calvary Nob Hill in the Lobo Theater. And, we welcome back Gary Mahboub from the Philippines as he shares about an international meeting of orphanage directors at the Faith, Hope & Love Kids Ranch. Listen Download
4/14/2015 Mayor Berry joins us from downtown Albuquerque and catches us up on the state of the city. We learn about how we're growing our strengths, dealing with crime issues, expanding the tech sector, enhancing Route 66, and much more. Plus, living out the spiritual disciplines seems to be declining among believers these days, so we hear from Rose Publishing about their new pamphlet that encourages us to get consistent in our devotion to Christ. Listen Download
4/13/2015 We start a new work week with Pat Layton as she shares from her book Life Unstuck, a big-picture examination of Psalm 139 that unfolds the heart of someone who knows and grasps God's love. Plus, we look at life from Right to Life's perspective and get info on their big event this weekend to celebrate forty-five years of standing for pro-life in New Mexico. Listen Download
4/10/2015 It's our ABQ Marketplace feature today, and we connect you with local business and service organizations. We hear from Don Bremmer about his love for creating permanent artwork on stucco walls around the community. Plus, Alta Mira Specialized Family Services aids with caring for the disabled in New Mexico, and Moji Photography give great deals to schools and churches for directories and yearbooks. And, Rick Giron works with veterans and active service personnel in securing mortgages at great rates, and Two Men and a Truck is working with Joy Junction to help single moms for Mother's Day. Listen Download
4/9/2015 We hear from Renovate pastor Mat Pirolo about the Is God Dead? Debate Series that starts tonight at Calvary Nob Hill and continues throughout this month. Plus, we hear from Dr. Mike Kent about the Science and Faith seminar that occurs tomorrow at the New Mexico Museum of Natural History, as he looks at how recent discoveries have expanded our knowledge of God's created universe. Listen Download
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