Compass 2/28/21


This Week’s Worship Service (February 28, 2021)

This Sunday, Pastor Lamar will preach how “God Owns Everything, We Own Nothing” (1Chronicles 29). This week’s songs will be All Because Of Jesus by Steve Fee, O God Our Help by William Croft, Tommy Walker, and Isaac Watts, It Is Well With My Soul by Philip P. Bliss, Travis Cottrell, and Horatio G. Spafford, and Goodness Of God by Ben Fielding, Ed Cash, Jason Ingram, Brian Johnson, Jen Johnson.


Hoffmantown Church Congregational Meeting

The Mid-Year Congregational meeting will be held on Sunday, March 7, at 3pm in the Worship Center and online at www.hoffmantown.onlinePlease submit any online questions by March 3, by going to

Childcare will be available for this meeting for Birth-4th grade. For more information, contact Susan Franse at or 858-8654.


Easter Service is April 4th

Celebrate the Risen Savior with us on Easter Sunday, April 4, at 9:30am. We’ll feature Biblical teaching from the word of God, music from our choir and orchestra, and special music from our Kids Choir. Easter is a family-friendly service; childcare will be available from birth-4 years. Sunday School classes will also be in session.


January Month-End Update from the Finance Committee

(Our fiscal year starts in July)

January 2021                                       Actuals                  YTD Actuals

Receipts / Income                              $215,038                               $1,569,026

Expenses                                               $203,298                               $1,581,459

$11,740                                 $    (12,433)


Thank you for your faithful and generous giving to the Lord through Hoffmantown Church! Our receipts and income are about $232,000 below budget for the year to date. Expenses are being managed to compensate for this shortfall in receipts. If you have questions you can contact the Finance Committee (Ken Abbott, Doug Lawson, Fran Stribling, Bill Talbott, Regan Stinnett, JoAnn Polk and Laurie Wallis) at The Finance Committee will report to the Church at the Mid-Year Congregation Meeting on March 7th.


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


Janitorial Position Available

Hoffmantown’s Operations Resource Ministry is seeking a part-time janitor (approx. 16 hours/week). Applicants should be active members of Hoffmantown Church, sense a calling to Christian service, able to work in various contexts of janitorial and maintenance. Applications are available at the Receptionist Desk Monday through Friday. Please return completed applications to the receptionist.



Women’s Life Group | Starting March 3rd at 6:30pm | Take Courage: A Study of Haggai 

In this 7-session study on the book of Haggai, learn to walk confidently in your calling, stay motivated despite opposition, and courageously invest your life in God’s purposes, trust in Him for results you may never see in this lifetime. If you are interested or wish to register, please contact Class is ZOOM only. Materials: Take Courage Workbook, can be purchased in LRC.


Men’s Discipleship Breakfast

Men of Hoffmantown, you are invited to attend our Men’s Discipleship Breakfast Saturday, March 20th, from 7:30-9:30am in room B208/210. The breakfast will be a great time of fellowship and the teaching of the Word of God. The cost is $5. Registration will be available this week. If you have questions, please contact


Volunteers Needed/Registration Now Open

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 Registration for a specific time slot for families is required for this event. To register your family, go to The deadline to register is Friday, March 26.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-2pm 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 Friday, March 19th, 2021, at 7pm. 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




Beth Moore Books and Bible Study Materials

Attention fans of Beth Moore! All in-stock books and Bible study materials by Beth Moore are 25% off, this week only. Hurry in while the selection is good! Pick up a copy of Beth’s latest title, Chasing Vines, while supplies last. We also have many of her older books and studies available. It is a perfect time to stock up on materials by one of America’s best-loved Bible teachers!