Compass 5/10/20


This Week’s Worship Service (May 10, 2020)

Today, Rob Mahon will be speaking about “Tough Love: Part 2” (Galatians 5:14). Our songs will be Here For Youby Matt Maher, Matt Redman, Jesse Reeves, and Tim Wanstall; Fairest (with Fairest Lord Jesus) by Glenn Packiam.

We’ll also feature a special social distancing version of our very own choir singing, Is He Worthy by Andrew Peterson and Ben Shive. A huge thank you to everyone who helped make this virtual choir recording possible!

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Pastoral Search Team
The PST is asking for prayer for our team and God’s man as we all desire to reach an understanding of God’s will. Please pray for patience, strength and clear direction.
We are so very grateful for all of you as we weather this storm together. We continue to pray for you also. (1 Peter 5:8-11)



Let’s Pray Together

Please join us in a weekly prayer time over the telephone Thursdays at 7 pm. The prayer host, Jim Smith, will guide us through the various sections of the prayer. We will be using the CATS model for prayer (Confession, Adoration, Thanksgiving, Supplication). If you would like to participate, please call 866-899-4679, and enter passcode 317-195-973. We hope you can join in this spiritual coming-together of our church members to honor our God & Savior!


ZOOM Life Group Women’s Study

We have exciting news! If you are looking to connect with a women’s Wednesday night Bible study, we are continuing the Finding I AM study with Lysa TerKeurst, starting back on Wednesdays at 6:30pm. This time, we will work through the study via ZOOM call. Please email, if you have not already registered for the class and/or are needing a book. We hope you can make it!


Men Leading from Their Knees

Brothers, you are invited to join us for a time of prayer on Sunday, May 10. The time of prayer will be held over a Zoom call. The Zoom link is Meeting ID: 879 0801 1030 . Password: 013344 .

NOTE: Men Leading from Their Knees meets the 2nd Sunday of every month.

Rejoice in hope, be patient in tribulation, be constant in prayer.



Vacation Bible School (VBS)

As kids explore a world of concrete and cranes, rivets and rebar, bulldozers and backhoes, they will learn to build their faith on Jesus as they uncover the truth that He who began a good work will be faithful to carry it on to completion. Hoffmantown Kids VBS is a free event, July 27-31 from 9am-12:15pm for children entering kindergarten-entering 8th grade. Registration is now available at: We are still seeking volunteers, if you are interested in serving, please contact Sarah Goodrich at


VBS Supplies Needed

We are in need of supplies for Vacation Bible School. We are still planning on doing VBS July 27-31, so we need to continue with the preparations. Since we are not able to set up a donation board for you all to see this year, we have made a digital one. Please see this link: for more information. You are more than welcome to have supplies ship to the church directly if you order online. Please contact Sarah in Kids Ministry at with any questions.


All Aboard Kids Express!

Our school year will be filled with thrilling learning experiences and there are sure to be growing opportunities around each bend! It’s not too late to register, but we have limited space still available. Please drop off your registration packet at the front Receptionist Desk of Hoffmantown Church Monday-Thursday from 8am-4pm. For more information, contact Darlene Dickson at or 858-8602.


Student Home Groups

High school students and Mid-school students will be meeting every 1st and 3rd Sunday. They will be meeting this Sunday via Zoom. Please join us. For information in joining us, please email us at



Upcoming Mission Trip with Joni and Friends

This is a short, close to home mission trip that occurs July 21-25. Joni and Friends hosts a Family Retreat at Lone Tree Camp in Capitan for families with disabilities, we need volunteers as camp missionary support for the families. The camp provides 5-days full of fun, respite, sharing the gospel, and meeting more incredible members of the body. We are partnering with them to provide missionaries (you) who will assist the families attending the retreat. You will receive training. No disability experience required. Must be a committed Christian who is willing to learn and serve. Any of our students (mature 16-year-old or older) in our Church are welcome, and there is no upper age limit. For more information please contact Deborah Atencio directly at (505)269-3198. This event is fully supported by the Mission Ministry and Mission Council at Hoffmantown.



Current Members:

Elders: Tom Caudill & Ben Wyne                    Pastors: Tim Hale & John Rupley

Deacons: Chase Johnson & Allan Rider         Operations: Sam Mouck

At Large Members: Jeni Civerolo, Robert Ewing, Steve Gnerich, Gwen Hughes, Kirby Jefferson and Patricia Rogers



New Hours
Due to the current circumstances with COVID-19, our office hours will now be Monday– Thursday 8:30am–4pm and Friday 8:30am–1:30pm until further notice.


In Loving Memory

Please continue to be in prayer for the family of Lowell (Bud) Watkins.


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