Compass 11/27/22


THIS WEEK’S SERVICE (November 27, 2022)This Sunday, Lead Pastor Lamar’s message will be “And Forgive Us Our Debts, As We Forgive Our Debtors” (Matthew 6:12). This week’s songs will be Sing Wherever I Go by Ed Cash, Scott Cash, Kyle Briskin, Martin Cash, Franni Cash & Andrew Bergthold; arr. by Grant Wall; orch. By Dan Galbraith, Your Grace Is Enough by Matt Maher & Chris Tomlin; arr. by John Wasson, Fairest (with Fairest Lord Jesus) by Glenn Packiam; arr. by Dan Galbraith, His Mercy Is More by Matt Boswell & Matt Papa; arr. by Travis Cottrell, and What He’s Done by Anna Golden, Tasha Cobbs Leonard, Jacob Sooter & Kristan Stanfill; arr. by Cliff Duren.


Lottie Moon Offering UpdateAs of November 23, you have donated $15,245! Hoffmantown thanks you for your generous giving.


You Light the World – Christmas at Hoffmantown December 9 and 10Come and experience Jesus, the Light of the world, as Hoffmantown Church presents an evening of Christmas sights and sounds you won’t soon forget. Our Worship Choir and Orchestra will perform beautiful and exciting arrangements, featuring both old and new Christmas songs. Add to that an amazing visual display of festive themes on our new 17X10 high-definition screens using state of the art 4K laser projectors. You and your family/friends won’t want to miss making this a part of your Christmas memories this year. Also, join us in the Fellowship Mall before and after the performance for our 6th annual Nativity Gallery. This display will open at 6pm and refreshments will be provided. If you would like to bring a nativity set for our display, please send an email to


Hoffmantown Church Budget Q&A session this Sunday, November 27The Hoffmantown Church new fiscal year begins January 1, 2023. The in-person budget vote this year will be Sunday, December 4. We are holding a special Budget Q&A session this Sunday, November 27 prior to the voting at 12:30pm in room B100. Please plan to attend if you have any questions about the budget, budgeting process, and voting process. Copies of the budget summary are available to pick up and review at the Reception Desk.


Hoffmantown Church Paid Ministry Positions AvailableHoffmantown Church has part-time positions available. Applicants should be an active member of Hoffmantown Church, sense a calling to Christian service and be able to work in various contexts.

Part-TimePaid Childcare Workers:Hoffmantown’s Kids Ministry is seeking part-time paid childcare workers for Tuesdays 9am- 12:30pm and Wednesdays 6:15-8:15pm. If applicable, employees are eligible to receive a 50% discount on tuition for Kids Express (this does not include the annual registration fee).– IF a Hoffmantown member wants to volunteer they are also more than welcome to serve on Tuesday mornings from 9am to 12:30pm, and Wednesday nights from 6:15 to 8:15pm. For job requirements, please contact Stacy Teel at 858-8617 or

Maintenance/Set-Up/Janitorial:Our Maintenance/Set-Up/Janitorial Department is seeking a dedicated Christian person to assist our team part-time in the area of custodial duties. This position could become a full-time opportunity for the right person. For job requirements, please contact Roger Tesch at

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



Student Ministry Mid-Week Worship ServiceDon’t forget, we will meet one last time this semester on November 30, see you then and bring a friend! Student Sunday School happens Sundays in Building E at 11am. Student Ministry QUIZ: (The first student to get the correct answer to Pastor Dane wins a prize. You can call, text, email, message, or swing by the church. If I’m not available ask for the Student Ministry Admin Katelyn!) What is Pastor Dane’s middle name? Good luck! See you Sunday!



Parents Night Out December 2Parents Night Out is a week away and we can hardly wait to hear about The Birth of Hope! Don’t forget to sign your kids up for Parents Night Out at Registration closes next Wednesday! Our volunteer sign-ups are filling fast, so if you’ve been wanting to sign up but haven’t yet, email, or let any kids staff know!



Angel TreeAngel Tree is back in full swing and is up now! Angel Tree reaches out to the children of prisoners and their families, helping to meet their physical, emotional, and spiritual needs through Christ. There will be a tree in the Fellowship Mall and a tree upstairs by the kitchen. Stop by to select an angel to give to a child in Albuquerque.


Shine Partnership

Thanks to Shine Partnership, the Mission Council is able to start a relationship between Hoffmantown and Arroyo del Oso school. To get things started, we’ll be collecting new socks sizes S – XL for the children! There will be a container in the Fellowship Mall where you can easily donate.We also want to show appreciation to the teachers and staff at our Shine school. We’ll be having a teacher appreciation event the week of December 12. Cookies, sweet breads, fruit, cheese, snacks and drinks will be provided to the staff of 60. If you are interested in helping, or have any questions, please email



Current Members:Elders: Jim Dearholt and Jim Smith                               Pastors: Lamar Morin and Gregory ElderDeacons: Dave Jarvis and John Stockton     Operations: Sam MouckAt Large Members: D’Ann Craft, Jeff McElwain, Dave Pitcher, Jerri Rose, Linda Rupp and Bruce Townsend