The best of the Quest – fall 2022 Pledge Drive

Featuring local guests during live broadcasting!
During our fall pledge drive, clergy and parishioners from around the Archdiocese of Atlanta shared how the inspirational programs on AM 1160 The Quest have had an impact on their personal faith journeys. During the pledge drive, The Quest took a break from our regular programming and each hour featured local guests taking part in lively conversations while helping your 100% listener-supported Catholic radio station raise much needed funds.

Tuesday, September 20
Time Hosts Guests
8:00 am Christine Falluco from Saint Jude the Apostle and Monica Bosco from Cathedral of Christ the King Chris McDonald from Saint Jude the Apostle discusses the importance of supporting the The Quest.
9:00 am Father Michael Silloway from Christ our King and Savior Shane Provost from St. Catherine of Siena and Henry Lam from Holy Vietnamese Martyrs, St. Marguerite D'Youville, and St. John Neumann share their experiences of being guests on Peace & All Good with Archbishop Hartmayer.
10:00 am Tony UcedaVelez, CEO & Founder of VerSprite, a Quest platinum business sponsor, and Kristi Gorinas with Healthy Coverage for Life, a Quest business sponsor The business of our faith.
11:00 am Tony UcedaVelez and Ignacio Taboado from All Saints A global expression of faith: a conversation about evangelization.
12:00 pm Jeff and Jamie Graebner from St. Francis de Sales Chris Lewis, illustrator behind BARITUS Catholic Illustration, and a parishioner of St. Francis de Sales tells his story of conversion and how The Quest played a part.
3:00 pm Dario Mobini from St. Monica, a theology teacher at Pinecrest Academy, and Vivian Heard from St. Brendan the Navigator, Director of Communications and Public Relations at Pinecrest Academy, a Quest media partner The importance of building strong faith in the family and how The Quest can help.
4:00 pm Charissa Saenz from St. Catherine of Siena Father Neil Dhabliwala, pastor of St. Catherine of Siena, introduces the new effort of bringing Chesterton High School to St. Catherine of Siena.
5:00 pm Betsy Orr from Purification Heritage Center and Helen Young from St. Catherine of Siena The work of Purification Heritage Center and building a relationship with The Quest to promote the ministry.
Wednesday, September 21
Time Hosts Guests
8:00 am Andy Lichtenwalner, Director of the Office of Evangelization & Discipleship for the Archdiocese of Atlanta and the Diocesan Point Person for the Eucharistic Revival, and Charissa Saenz from St. Catherine of Siena Charissa and Andy will discuss the Eucharistic Renewal effort and invite Ron Vahey of St. Peter Chanel to share his experience of Eucharistic Adoration.
9:00 am Cathy Schneider, Pro-life Ministry Coordinator at St. Brigid Lisa Regan, Pregnancy Aid Clinic Executive Director, from St. Andrew; and Joey Martinek, Director of Respect Life Ministry - Archdiocese of Atlanta, from St. Brigid discuss pro-life efforts through PAC and the Archdiocese.
10:00 am Cathy Schneider, Pro-life Ministry Coordinator at St. Brigid Carmen Ross from St. Brigid and Amy Lusk from St. Peter Chanel share their experiences of volunteering in pro-life efforts.
11:00 am John Gordon, co-host of The Family Room, from St. Peter Chanel Catholic Pre-school Directors Barb Gordon from St. Peter Chanel, Beth Cunningham from Holy Trinity, Theresa Martin from St. Brigid, and Kate Viets from Holy Family discuss the importance of Catholic pre-school as a foundation of learning for our children.
12:00 pm Father Eric Hill and Theresa Brader from Transfiguration How The Quest can be a resource when implementing family catechesis in a parish.
3:00 pm Allison Dalloul and Steve Balmes from St. Michael the Archangel Denise Jones from St. Ann shares about her healing from cancer and how prayer from family, friends, and The Quest community was part of that healing.
4:00 pm John Henry Spann from Our Lady of the Mountains and Ben Barron from Christ the Redeemer J.J. Fuchko from Epiphany Byzantine and Grace Givens from St. Luke the Evangelist share about the journey together in the making of the “Honest To God” young adult podcast in partnership with The Quest.
5:00 pm Father Dan Ketter, Judicial Vicar - Atlanta Metropolitan Tribunal, and Deacon Jim and Stephanie Tramonte from St. Catherine of Siena Building strong marriages.
Thursday, September 22
Time Hosts Guests
8:00 am Father Rey Pineda Avellaneda, Vocations Director for the Archdiocese of Atlanta, and Amanda Hailey from Cathedral of Christ The King A look at the journey of the priesthood - from the first call to the priesthood to becoming a Pastor and beyond and the need for constant prayer from the community.
9:00 am Deacon Leo Gahafer from St. Brigid and Father Adam Blatt from Prince of Peace Preaching, the importance of sharing the Good News of Jesus, and how The Quest participates in that effort.
10:00 am Deacon Gerry Kazin from St. Benedict Father Ben Thomsen from St. Benedict shares about his vocation.
11:00 am Deacon Gerry Kazin and Father Ben Thomsen from St. Benedict Maggie Rousseau, Director of the Disabilities Ministry of the Archdiocese of Atlanta, shares about her faith and how it helped her overcome adversity.
12:00 pm Father Tim Nadolski and Father Michael Revak from St. Clare of Assisi The importance of listening to quality Catholic programming from The Quest and how it helps build faith.
3:00 pm Arron Kochanowicz, Tony Carney, and Michael Le from Holy Trinity A look at the Men's Ministry at Holy Trinity and how promotion of their events by The Quest brings in participants from around the Archdiocese.
4:00 pm Father Adrian Pleus from St. Vincent De Paul and Father Joe Shaute from St Theresa of the Child Jesus
5:00 pm Father Henry Atem from St. Lawrence Jeremy Noonan from St. Theresa of the Child Jesus shares about his journey to the Catholic Church and how The Quest was a part of that journey.