Compass 11/12/23


THIS WEEK’S SERVICE (November 12, 2023)

This Sunday, Lead Pastor Lamar’s message will be “God is in Control” (Philemon 15-16). This week’s songs will be Here For You by Jesse Reeves, Matt Maher, Matt Redman, and Tim Wanstall; arr. by Dan Galbraith and Brad Henderson, House of the Lord by Jonathan Smith and Phil Wickham; arr. by Dan Galbraith, It Is Well with My Soul by Horatio G. Spafford and Philip P. Bliss; arr. by Travis Cottrell, I’m So Blessed by Taylor Matz, Madison Johnson, Logan Cain, Jonathan Smith, and Matthew West; arr. by Cody Howard McVey.


Multi-Generational Worship Choir November 19

Join us for this Thanksgiving themed service where kids, students and adults from every generation are invited to join the Worship Choir on the platform. If you are interested in being a part, please visit to view and listen to the music for the service. There will be only one rehearsal at 8:30am before the 9:30am service that day. See you there!


Hoffmantown Church Budget Q&A session November 19

The Hoffmantown Church new fiscal year begins January 1, 2024. The in-person budget vote this year will be Sunday, December 3. We are holding a special Budget Q&A session on November 19 prior to the voting. This Q&A session will be at 12:30pm on November 19 in room B100. Please plan to attend if you have any questions about the budget, budgeting process, and voting process. Handouts will be available.


The Miracle of Christmas December 8 and 9

As you’re making plans for your holiday season, make sure to save the date for “The Miracle of Christmas” featuring our Worship Choir, Orchestra and Kids Choir, on December 8 and 9 at 6:30pm. The 7th Annual Nativity Gallery will be on display in the Fellowship Mall before and after our Christmas performances. This display will open at 6pm, and refreshments will be provided! For more information, go to


Please help us DECK THE HALLS for Christmas!

Please join us November 15-17, from 9am-8pm, and November 18 from 9am-3pm to help decorate the church. Help us Deck the Halls for Christmas at Hoffmantown. Please sign up in your Sunday School Class or call Debra Byrd at 505-301-1398 if you are able to help with decorating or could bring soup, sandwiches or snacks for the group.


In Loving Memory

Please continue to be in prayer for the families of Brooksene Thompson and Darrell Mielke.


Hoffmantown Church Full-Time Position Available

Hoffmantown Church has a full-time position available. Applicant should be an active member of Hoffmantown Church, sense a calling to Christian service and be able to work in various contexts.


Kids Ministry Administrative Assistant 
Are you passionate about making a lifelong impact on children’s lives? Do you have strong organizational skills and a heart for serving others? We’re looking for a dedicated and enthusiastic individual to join our team as a Full-Time Kids Ministry Administrative Assistant! This position is a direct report and support of the Kids Director and works hard alongside the Kids Ministry team to make each event, meeting, and task successful. If you’re ready to be a difference-maker, fill out an application form, and submit a resume to Caitlin Craft at


Applications are available at the Reception Desk Monday through Friday, or you can download an application from Please return completed applications to the receptionist.



Save the Date: Wills and Trusts Seminar January 14, 2024

Join us for a free Wills and Trusts seminar conducted by Dr. Frank Harber on January 14, 2024 from 12:30-2:30pm in room B209. Lunch will be provided. Pre-registration will be available SOON!


New Equipping Classes Beginning January 9, 2024

Our Winter 2024 Equipping Classes will be starting January 9, 2024. Visit for a complete list of classes. Please join us.



Shine Food Drive

Our Shine team is putting on a food drive for our Shine partner school Arroyo del Oso. They’re asking for non-perishable items, and there is a box at the reception desk for donations. These donations will be going to families in need at this school for the holiday season. The deadline to donate is November 16.



Hoffmantown Student Ministry Update

Hey Hoffmantown family, we had a great student conference called “Disciple Day 2023” last Saturday, November 4! Our theme for Disciple Day 2023 was “Death to Life.” Students were encouraged to turn to Christ for the first time and equipped to share the gospel with their lost friends, family, and neighbors. Thank you for your continued prayers for Hoffmantown students and the beautiful task set before them to make disciples! –Pastor Dane




Our Kid Min Team is so thankful and blessed for the Hoffmantown Family in the support and help with Fall Festival. We had 150 volunteers, 1200+ Attendees and most importantly 🎉 multiple people prayed to receive Christ! 🎉 The time, effort and donations all played a great role in bringing folks from death to life at Fall Fest. Praise God for His work, Praise God for His gift of life, Praise God for working in Hoffmantown Church – we love you church family!


Parents Night Out

December 1 from 6-9pm
Ages: Birth through 6th grade
Cost: Only $5 per child – $10 max per family

Cost Includes: Quality time and care for your kids – Fun activities – Dinner – and more!

Space is limited! Register by noon Tuesday, November 28 to secure your spot.



AWANA is looking for some awesome adults who would be willing to invest in the next

generation. We are looking for 5 adults to step up and serve in a great and rewarding way. Come help kids memorize God’s Word, tell them about a God that loves them, and help them to grow in their walk with the Lord. Reach out to for more info.


Kids Christmas Choir – It’s not too Late to Join!

Check out the Events page at to find the rehearsal schedule and

music links. Our next in-person rehearsal will be this coming Wednesday, November 15, from

5:30-6:15pm. Pizza will be served. Have questions? Email


Kids Bible Story Hour

1st and 3rd Fridays, 10:30-11:30am, at Cherry Hills Library– November 17, and December 1.

This Story Book Hour will be most beneficial for kids ages Preschool through 2nd grade.


Upcoming Important Dates:

Wednesdays: AWANA (6:30-8:15pm)–Register online at

Kids ages 2 thru 8th grade welcome.

December 1: Parents Night Out (6-9pm)



Current Members:

Elders: Gerald Farley and Merv Jersak

Pastors: Lamar Morin and Gregory Elder

Deacons: Stacy Fugate and John Stockton

Operations: Sam Mouck

At Large Members: Nathan Brannon, Jeff McElwain, Stacey Lake, Dave Pitcher, Jerri Rose, and Linda Rupp



Call 505-321-9570