Compass 9/22/19


This Week’s Worship Service

This Sunday Steve Dighton will be preaching on God’s Heart for the Nations (Psalms 67:1-7). Today’s songs are Jesus Saves, I’ll Fly Away, Days Of Elijah, and I Got Saved. Special Guest: Ellie Mouchet–O, For A Thousand Tongues, Stephen Still Speaks, and Malenovice.


Hoffmantown Church Annual Meeting September 29

The Annual Meeting will be next Sunday, September 29 at 5pm in the Worship Center. Childcare will be available for Birth-4th grade. This will be an important meeting because we will be voting on the new 6 At Large Church Council members. To review the biographies of the 6 At Large Member nominees and to review the Church Council Policies and Procedures, please go to Handouts of the At Large Members bios and pictures are in the Fellowship Mall.

Hoffmantown Church Annual Meeting Agenda:

  • Church Council Vote
  • State of the Church
  • Ministerial and Operational Updates
  • Church Council Update
  • Pastoral Search Committee Update

For more information, contact Susan Franse at or 858-8654.


Pastoral Search Team

The PST is continuing to go through resumes as they come in. Please continue to be patient in prayer for God’s direction and discernment. Our meetings are upbeat and hopeful, and we give God all the glory. Thank you again from all of us!  (Romans 5:5)


Elder Ordination Today

In today’s service Tom Caudill will be ordained as an Elder. He has gone through the Elder review process and has been affirmed by the Elders to serve this body. Please be diligent to pray for our Elders and their families as they serve the Lord by following His leadership and ministering to the body at Hoffmantown Church.



Men’s Retreat, November 1-3

Men of Hoffmantown, we are blessed with having a Men’s Retreat in Durango, Colorado on November 1-3. Please set this upcoming date aside. We pray that this will be a multigenerational event so please bring your sons, fathers, sons-in-law, brothers, and grandsons with you to this event. The retreat is being hosted by Master Plan Ministries. We will be joining two other Men’s Ministries from two other New Mexico churches. This is a great time to fellowship, be encouraged, and grow together. You can go online and register for the retreat at If you have questions, contact Morgan Drake at


Young Professionals Home Group

If you are between the ages of 25 and 35 years old, please come join us every 2nd and 4th Friday of each month. This group will be gathering to study the Word and learn what it means to put it in action. We will meet in a host home so please contact Morgan Drake for more information at 858-8633 or at


Tuesday Afternoons

Tuesday Afternoons is for widows and widowers to come and study the Word of God, pray together and join each other in fellowship and fun. Join us every second and fourth Tuesday of each month, from 1:30-4:30pm in room B202. For more information, contact us at afm@hoffmantown.orgor 858-8633.


Meals for the Moment

Have you run out of food before the next paycheck arrives? Maybe a family member is in the hospital or dinner has escaped you? Do you suddenly have a ton of company and no groceries? Do you know of a family who could use a meal for any reason? Stop by the Receptionist Desk and pick up a frozen casserole made with love Monday-Thursday 8-5pm and Friday 8-1:30pm.


Legacy Ministry

The Legacy Ministry is hosting The Laws of Legacy seminar, presented by Hoffmantown’s John Sandager, on Monday, September 30, 10am and 6:30pm. This presentation will focus on the laws of estate and succession or passing one’s assets on to the desired beneficiaries, what the legal options are and what might be best for your situation. We’ll discuss NM Probate laws and the legal requirements for Wills and Trusts. This’ll be an opportunity to ask any questions to an attorney and not get a bill.



Disciple Now

Disciple Now is a weekend that we pray will be a time of renewal for your students. The theme for that weekend of November 15-17 will be Revival not Survival. The cost of your student attending will be $35. If you have questions, please contact Morgan Drake at 858-8633 or



Mission Conference–Faith Comes By Hearing Tour

Faith Comes By Hearing (FCBH) is an amazing organization that is working toward recording the Bible in every language. During the Mission Conference, we would love to give you the opportunity to tour their facility! The tours are Monday, September 23 at 9:15am, 10:15am, and 11:15am. If you would like to tour this amazing ministry, register online at


Mission Conference–The Rock At Noonday Tour

Can’t make the Faith Comes By Hearing tour? Then, join us Tuesday, September 24 at 8:30am for a morning tour of another fantastic ministry, The Rock At Noonday. While touring the facility, you will learn about the great work The Rock team is doing and how to get involved. If you are interested, contact the Mission office at or 858-8660.



Balloon Fiesta Park & Ride Outreach

Our Park and Ride Outreach is a great opportunity for you to show God’s love to thousands of people passing through Hoffmantown on their way to the Balloon Fiesta. For more information on this and other opportunities, visit



Hoffmantown Church Operations

At the recommendation of our church security team, our security contractor and Albuquerque Police Department, for safety reasons we are going to add speed bumps to a few locations of the church parking lot and loop road. We understand no one likes driving over speed bumps, but to ensure we all have a safe environment when we visit the campus we feel this is a necessary addition to the campus. Thank you for your understanding and cooperating in driving slowly and always watching for pedestrians, particularly children.


Flu Shot Clinic at Hoffmantown

Walgreens will be here on Tuesday, October 1st 9-11am to administer flu shots to anyone who would like one. The clinic will be held in the Fellowship Mall. Bring your family and invite members of our congregation who won’t see this email.


Church Safety Meeting

You are invited to join the Hoffmantown Church Security Team to discuss church emergency response plans on Sunday, October 6 at 12:30pm (immediately following K-Groups) in room B100. For more information, contact Allan Rider at (505) 720-8316.


Wednesday Fellowship Meals

Wednesday evening meals are September 4–October 23, from 5:15-6:15pm. The cost is $5.

Sept. 25- Pork Tenderloin with gravy, mashed potatoes, green beans, cranberry sauce, rolls, and cookies


His Store Needs!

His Store is in need of your help with the following food items: applesauce; canned peaches; jelly (up to 16 oz); beef “meal” soup; cereal and snack bars (granola or cereal). Please drop off these items at the Receptionist Desk at any time. Check expiration dates before donating your items. Thank you for serving our Lord by helping feed those in need.