Compass 2/14/21


This Week’s Worship Service (February 14, 2021)

This Sunday, Pastor Lamar will preach on “How Freedom Serves Others” (Galatians 6:1-10). This week’s songs will be Jesus Saves by William James Kirkpatrick and Priscilla J. Owens, God So Loved by Andrew Bergthold, Ed Cash, Franni Cash, Martin Cash, and Scott Cash, Your Great Name by Michael Neale and Krissy Nordhoff, and King Of Kings by Brooke Ligertwood, Jason Ingram, and Scott Ligertwood.



Next Sunday, February 21st, Pastor Lamar is wrapping up his series on Galatians. Then the following Sunday, February 28th, we’ll be kicking off a brand new series titled, Generosity: God’s Plan For Biblical Stewardship. Join us at 9:30am either onsite or online at at 9:30am.


Hoffmantown Church Congregational Meeting

The Mid-Year Congregational meeting will be held on Sunday, March 7, at 3pm in the Worship Center. Childcare will be available for this meeting for Birth-4th grade. For more information, contact Susan Franse at or 858-8654.


Kids Ministry Lead Position Available

Please be in prayer as we are seeking a full-time Kids Ministry Lead. This ministry position will directly report to Pastor Lamar and be responsible for developing a comprehensive program of evangelism and discipleship for our preschoolers, children, and their families and leading our current team. Experience and education in this area of ministry is required. Current areas of supervision will include Sunday School, AWANA, Kids Express (licensed weekday preschool), and more. Applicants should submit a resume and letter of interest to


Administrative Assistant Position Available

Hoffmantown’s Adult Family Ministry is seeking a part-time administrative assistant. Legacy, Men’s, and Women’s Ministries are included in AFM. Applicants should be active members of Hoffmantown Church, sense a calling to Christian service, able to work in various contexts, and proficient in software applications. Applications are available at the Receptionist Desk Monday through Friday. Please return completed applications to the receptionist. For job requirements, please contact Susan Franse at 858-8654 or



The CPA firm, Carr Riggs and Ingram, recently reported on their financial review of Hoffmantown Church for the fiscal year that ended June 30, 2020. They provided a positive written report indicating that our financial statements are in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles. In the brief, the church was commended for reducing costs, taking advantage of the PPP and preserving cash. They reported that the church is financially healthy despite issues related to COVID-19. Please contact any member of the Finance Committee if you have questions.



Men Leading from Their Knees 

Brothers, please join us for prayer every 2nd Sunday of each month in the Worship Center, from 7:30-8:15am.




Kite Day

On Sunday, March 21st, Kids Ministry will be having a Kite Day. After church, 12:30pm, we will proceed outside to the Mission Field to fly kites and enjoy some fellowship. We invite all families to pack lunch, bring your kite, and come join us for some fun and fellowship. Please contact Sarah Goodrich or 858-8601 with any questions.


Volunteers Needed Saturday, April 3rd for Risen! A Family Easter Journey
At Risen! Families will discover who our Savior is and where He is found. Risen! Is for families with kids 2 years through 6th grade. Families will embark on a 45 minute journey through several stations to discover why Jesus came for us, where He is now, and how we can join Him there. We need adults to serve in a variety of roles over the course of several 2 hour shifts. More information and volunteer registration is available at Preregistration will be required for families to attend this event. More details regarding registration will be available in the coming weeks. Please contact Sarah Goodrich at with any questions.


Young Lives Ablaze

Young Lives Ablaze (Kids Evangelism Conference) is happening at Hoffmantown on Saturday, March 27th 9am-2:00pm for current 1st through 6th graders. This is an awesome time for your kids to get to know Christ and hang out with their friends. We will have fun lesson, engaging small group times, exciting recreation, and a tasty lunch. We will finish up our day with some awesome science experiments to help us learn more about our Savior and His awesome creation. This is a great event to invite unchurched kids to join in. More information and registration is available at Please contact Sarah Goodrich at with any questions.



ABQ God’s Talent

Hoffmantown Church is hosting Janow Academy of Music’s third annual “Albuquerque God’s Talent Show” for middle and high school musicians in the greater Albuquerque area March 19th, 2021, at 7pm. J.A.M. is hosting auditions from now until February 26th for instruments and voice. For more information, visit or contact Terry Janow at 505-238-2966.




Current Members:

Elders: Jim Dearholt & Ben Wyne

Pastors: Lamar Morin & David Hopkins

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


We appreciate our elders! They are ordained for a lifetime of service at Hoffmantown. Our elders provide many learning opportunities, teach classes, and guard us from false doctrine. They oversee the Next Steps Class where those interested can learn the history, doctrine, ordinances, philosophy of ministry, and membership process of Hoffmantown. And who doesn’t like a free lunch? If you would like to investigate your Next Steps further, please visit If you want to dig a little deeper on your own and learn about Our Beliefs through reading Hoffmantown’s Purpose, Vision, and Mission statements, and read our biblically-based Doctrine, Philosophy of Ministry, and Bylaws, we welcome you to visit The upcoming Next Steps Class is scheduled for April 25.



In Loving Memory

Please continue to be in prayer for the families of Betty Kolberg, Bill Stuyvesant and Jeff Young.



Blood Drive at Hoffmantown February 16th

Vitalant will be holding a Blood Drive at Hoffmantown on Tuesday, February 16th from 10am to 2pm in Room B100. You can call Vitalant at 877-258-4825 or click on the link below to sign up. Donors will receive a free COVID-19 antibody test. Use sponsor code Hoffmantown. Flyers are available at the Receptionist Desk with more information.


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