110 Balboa Road, Hot Springs Village, Arkansas 71909

Phone:  501-915-9569 

Email:  cofjoy@sbcglobal.net

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Mission Statement

To be a Family of Loving, Caring Disciples

 Boldly Serving God with Joy.

Motto

Joyful Stewards of God's Creation.

Vision Statement

God's Spirit will equip us to bring hope, healing, love, and joy to all people in the name of Jesus, to work for peace and justice in our world, to encourage and support others in their relationship with God and to grow in that relationship within Community of Joy.

Pastor Ross Worch

 

Worship with Us....

We provide times for worship, fellowship and prayer on Saturday and Sunday - Visitors always welcome!

Saturday

4:30 pm coffee

5:00 pm Worship

Sunday

8:45 am coffee

9:15 am Worship

Come worship, share and serve with us.

We are a Stephen Ministry Congregation


~~~~~~~ Lenten Season ~~~~~~~

 

During this season of Lent, we will again be holding our Lenten Soup Suppers.  These will be held each Wednesday at 5:00pm from February 25 through March 25.  We will follow the suppers with a short meditation starting at 5:45pm. 

For these Lenten meditations, we will be doing a series called "Questioned for Christ." It is a ten-part series for all of the Lenten Wednesdays, plus Holy Week and Easter. Each service will contain a drama in which a biblical character is questioned concerning their relationship to Jesus Christ. Will there be enough evidence to convict them of being a follower of Jesus? Is there enough evidence to convict us of believing in Jesus? Each service includes a drama set in a police interrogation room with a good cop and a bad cop asking their "witness" about Christ. Each drama is followed by a homily that pertains specifically to the drama.

Please join us for these interesting and thought-provoking services as we celebrate this season of Lent.


Holy Communion

We practice open communion weekly as we welcome all who honor Christ as their Savior to receive His true body and blood in our holy sacrament.  Both white grape juice and wine are offered.  Gluten-free wafers are available.  Children are invited forward for a blessing.  Our ushers will assist with any questions.

 

Sermons

March 1, 2015

What Really Counts - (Audio Only)

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February 22, 2015

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What's Happening at the Joy?

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"DOLLARS OF JOY"

2015 Program

YTD Through March 1, 2015 - $1017

 

 

Upcoming Events

~~~~~ 2015 ~~~~~
~ March ~
Mar. 8 Daylight Savings Time Begins - Turn clocks forward
Mar. 10 5:30pm - Singles Group at Charlie's Pizza Pub
Mar. 11 5:00pm - Lenten Soup Supper
Mar. 14/15 Aluminum Can Recycling
Mar. 17 9:00am - Women of Joy
Mar. 18 5:00pm - Lenten Soup Supper
Mar. 21 10:30 Memorial Service for Mary Lou Caden
Mar. 25 5:00pm  - Lenten Soup Supper
Mar. 28/29 Newspaper Recycling
Mar. 29 7:45am - Thirty Minutes of Joy Service
Mar. 29 Palm Sunday Service
~ April ~
Apr. 1 8:00am - Men of Joy
Apr. 2 11:00am - 1:00pm Free Car Wash
5:00pm - Holy Thursday Service
Apr. 3 5:00pm - Good Friday Service
Apr. 5 9:15am - Easter Service
10:30am Easter Brunch
Apr. 21 9:00am - Women of Joy
Apr. 26 2:00pm - Church Golf Scramble - Granada - Dinner to follow
Apr. 28 7:45am - Thirty Minutes of Joy Service
~ May ~
May 6 8:00am - Men of Joy
Apr. 3 5:00pm - Good Friday Service
May 19 9:00am - Women of Joy
May 25 2:00pm - Church Golf Scramble - Ponce - Dinner to follow
May 26 Memorial Day
May 31 7:45am - Thirty Minutes of Joy Service

 


Pray for one another & those serving in the Armed Forces

Please keep the following Members and Family/Friends in your prayers who are chronically ill, hospitalized, homebound, recovering or undergoing other treatments:


Members:  BJ & Jim Munro, Karl Lund, Les & Carolyn Daniels, Carla Olson, Sally Johnson.


Family/Friends:  Kathleen Collins, Melvin Arendt, Pat Herring, Cynthia Saalfield, Bob Wesel, Pat DeNomie, Carl Lindau, Dan Stern, Ashley Simmons, Becky Siler, Joan Amundson, Cindy Strohmer, Susan Tapia, Kenny Olson, Daniel Duty, Char Skinner, Rita Seastrand, Laura Pahr, Rhia Wisniewski, Bob Schmidt, Larry Zellhofer, Joshua Schultz, Bill Walsh, Pat Henry, David Major, Samatha Sternberg, Jessica Worch, Steve Mylan, Pam Florich, Chelsy Hankins, Karen Hayes, Ronnie Hawkins, Curt Johnson, Tom Rignell, Rick Bracewell.


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Come and See - HSV!

  What is that all about?  It is a program presented by the people of Community of Joy Lutheran Church in Hot Springs Village, Arkansas  to offer a "FREE" three-day weekend in Hot Springs Village (HSV), Arkansas, to interested persons. 

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Member

Hot Springs Village Chamber of Commerce

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TASTE OF JOY
A cookbook from the
Women of Joy
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