Compass 10/18/20


This Week’s Worship Service (October 18, 2020)

Today, Lamar Morin will be preaching about “Love: The Greatest Commandment” (Mark 12:28-34). Today’s songs will be I’ll Fly Away by Albert E. Brumley, 10,000 Reasons (Bless The Lord) by Jonas Myrin and Matt Redman, and King Of Kings by Brooke Ligertwood, Jason Ingram, and Scott Ligertwood.


Next Steps LAST CALL

This is the LAST CALL for registration for next Sunday’s Next Steps class presented at 9:30am-1:30pm. Next Steps is a one-session look at Hoffmantown’s history, doctrine, philosophy of ministry, and the membership process. Materials and meal will be provided. Please contact us after the service TODAY at or 858-8654 for more information or to register.



Necessary Conversations (Date Change)

Barbara Stewart will be presenting a 1 ½-hour seminar on “Necessary Conversations” on Monday, November 10th, 5:30-7pm. The seminar will be online and onsite in room B208/210. We will discuss end of life needs including options and benefits of advance-planning funeral arrangements. Contact for more information.


Daily Prayer Reminder

We recognize that God has answered our “6 o’clock” prayers by bringing Hoffmantown and Lamar together and now we want to thank Him specifically for His blessing toward us. Praise and thank God for His faithfulness, for sustaining us through a very difficult time, for His goodness, for His loving care, for His protection and provision. So, for the month of October, remember, at 6pm we pray, each and every day.



Student Ministry Home Groups

In addition to regular Student worship coming back, Home Groups via Zoom have also resumed! This groups meet on Sunday evenings at 5-6:30pm. Get a good jump start on your week with quality time in the Word with fellow students. If you have not joined Home Group and would like more information, email and we will email you the Zoom link.


Student Ministry Resumed in Person

We’re back and ready to go! Students, mid to high school 7th -12th, we started up last week and we invite you and your parents to come and join us Sundays at 11am in Building E for worship and teaching time. We’d love to have you come back and fellowship with us! For more information or answers to your questions, please email



Fall Festival

Fall Festival Drive-Through

Fall Festival is October 31st 4-6pm. We need help packing candy bags! There will be two sessions to assist with this: Friday, October 23rd, 6-8pm and Saturday, October 24th 9-11am. If you would like to come help, please do so. We will meet in the Fellowship Mall. Our goal is to pack all 1,400 candy bags between these two sessions, so we need lots of help! The last day to donate candy is Thursday, October 22nd. Candy can be placed in the orange bins near the church entrances. We are still looking for volunteers, please sign up at If you have any questions about Fall Festival, please contact us at



Operation Christmas Child

Operation Christmas Child is a project of Samaritan’s Purse that shares God’s love to children in need in a tangible way with their Christmas shoeboxes. These boxes are filled with goodies geared toward sharing the Good News of Jesus Christ with children all around the world. If you are interested in sending a box, an OCC table will be in the Fellowship Mall. There you will be able to get more information and instructions on the ministry!


Mission Prayer Moment – Joy Junction

Hoffmantown Church supports Joy Junction, a homeless shelter in Albuquerque, with monthly donations. Joy Junction offers emergency essentials such as food, clothing, counseling, and transportation to men, women, and children while also helping to meet their spiritual and emotional needs. They aim to help people get back on their feet again. For more, go to



Current Members:

Elders: Jim Dearholt & Ben Wyne

Pastors: Lamar Morin, David Hopkins, Gregory Elder

Deacons: Allan Rider & Drayton Boozer

Operations: Sam Mouck

At Large Members: Jeni Civerolo, D’Ann Craft, Robert Ewing, Steve Gnerich, Patricia Rogers and Bruce Townsend



Please Donate October 23rd

The Blood Mobile will be at Hoffmantown on Friday, October 23 from 8:30am to 12:30pm. To make a lifesaving blood donation, call Vitalant at (505) 246-1457 and use the Sponsor Code: TeamRWB. All donors will be tested for COVID 19 antibodies. Results of the test will be available in your online donor account 10-14 days after your donation. Save lives, donate blood! Flyers are available at the Receptionist Desk.


His Store

His Store Needs! His Store is in need of your help with the following food items: Cereal (NOT “BIG” boxes), Oatmeal, Jelly (small jars) and Ramen Noodles. Please drop off these items at the Receptionist Desk at any time. Check expiration dates before donating your items. Thank you for serving our Lord by helping feed those in need.


Life Resource Center

Direct to Home Service

Many of us have some extra time on our hands right now. Let’s use this unexpected gift of time wisely! The Life Resource Center can have most any book and many study resources shipped directly to your home. Give us a call at 858-8668 or email us at