Compass 8/20/23


THIS WEEK’S SERVICE (August 20, 2023)

This Sunday, Lead Pastor Lamar’s message will be “The Final Word” (Matthew 7:28-29). This week’s songs will be Glorious Day by Jason Ingram, Jonathan Smith, Sean Curran and Kristian Stanfill; arr. by Dan Galbraith, Jesus, Messiah by Chris Tomlin, Daniel Carson, Jesse Reeves and Ed Cash; arr. by Gary Rhodes, My Jesus, I Love Thee Mashup Traditional hymns arranged by Cliff Duren, and Is He Worthy by Andrew Peterson and Ben Shive; arr. by Russell Mauldin.

Good News!

Good news! Our Hoffmantown staff family has two new additions! Trinity Myers and Isabelle Yocco have joined our Kids Express staff as substitute teachers. Welcome, Trinity and Isabelle!

Who Doesn’t Like Christmas Music?

If you do and you’re interested in singing or playing an instrument with us for Christmas at Hoffmantown, the Worship Choir and Orchestra will be hosting our Open House/Christmas Preview Party on Friday, August 25th in room B208-210. We’ll start with a delicious catered dinner and fellowship at 5:30pm followed by a preview of this year’s presentation, “The Miracle of Christmas.” If you’d like to attend the dinner, please RSVP to so we can reserve a meal for you. Or you can just show up to the Christmas preview portion of the evening starting around 6:15pm. Either way, we’d love to have you!

Medical ProfessionalsThe Security Team is looking for medical professionals at Hoffmantown Church who would be willing to be on a standby list to be called to respond to emergency situations at any event at Hoffmantown Church. If you are interested, please contact Sam Mouck at 858-8671 or

Hoffmantown Round Up/Picnic 2023

Join us for this year’s Round Up on September 10. This Year’s Picnic (5-7pm, in The Grove, east of Hoffmantown) is featuring:

•              Fried chicken

•              Kona Ice Truck

•              Western Photo Booth… get a picture of your family in the Wild West!

•              Live instrumental music

•              Minute to Win It Games with Dane

•              Our third annual car show

It would great for those who have vintage / show cars to bring them for the Fall Round-Up Picnic. These cars were a real treat for all to see last year, so come join in the fun this year and bring your nice ride. If interested, please let us know at so that we can plan accordingly. Bring your vintage cars to the east gate of Hoffmantown’s parking lot and follow the signs!

What to bring:

•              Blanket and lawn chairs if you would like (we will have tables set up)

•              Games to play

•              A potluck dish to share!


Fall 2023 Equipping Classes Starting Soon!

Come check out our Fall 2023 Equipping Classes! For a complete class listing and to register, visit


Mid-Week Worship Service

Join us Wednesdays, from 6:30-8pm, for our Student Ministry Mid-Week Worship Service in Building E! This is an awesome time of student-led worship, preaching, and hanging out. Can’t wait to see our Hoffmantown Students there and don’t be afraid to bring a friend! And remember, Student Sunday School happens every Sunday in Building E at 11am!



Kids Church in The RockCome join us in the Rock (Kids Church) this Sunday, August 20th at 9:30am, to learn about Adam, Eve, and that wily serpent! All kids Kinder through 4th grade are encouraged to join the fun! You will NOT want to miss this! Questions about the Rock? Email kids@hoffmantown.orgAWANAAWANA registration and orientation is next week!! Make sure to stop by the table in the Kids Lobby to get a registration form. Bring it with you next Wednesday, August 23rd at 6:30pm. Stay to learn about all that AWANA holds for your child(ren) this year. And make sure to stay to the end to enjoy some ice cream!Upcoming Important Dates:August 30th: AWANA beginsSeptember 6th: Male & Female He Created Them begins; register at 10th: Fall Round UpSeptember 17th: Sunday Volunteer Training at 12:30pm


BCNM State Fair Booth

BCNM will have their Diaper Changing/Nursing Booth at the State Fair again this year! They are currently looking for volunteers, and will have a mandatory training session Tuesday, August 22nd, from 6pm-8pm at the Baptist Convention of New Mexico building. Dinner will be provided. Registration and more information can be found at

Bling Show

Save the date for the 11th Annual Bling Show, October 6, 4-8pm and October 7, 9am-1pm. The show will be held at Netherwood Park Church of Christ. Donations are still being accepted at the box by the reception desk until September 1.


Current Members:

Elders: Jim Dearholt and Jim Smith

Pastors: Lamar Morin and Gregory Elder

Deacons: Dave Jarvis and John Stockton

Operations: Sam Mouck

At Large Members: D’Ann Craft, Jeff McElwain, Dave Pitcher, Jerri Rose, Linda Rupp and Bruce Townsend


Call 505-858-8609