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.


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 Mary Beth Kovanen


Worship with Us....

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


4:30 pm coffee

5:00 pm Worship


8:45 am coffee

9:15 am Worship

Come worship, share and serve with us.

Jan. 3rd
Un-Greening of
the Church
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Dec. 24th.
Christmas Eve
Candlelight Service
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Dec. 18th.
Focus Christmas
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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.

Recorded Sermons of Pastor Mary Beth

What's Happening at the Joy?
Photo Album of Recent and Past Events.
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2017 Program Year

Starts Nov. 2017

YTD January 14, 2018 - $611 



Upcoming Events

~~~~~ 2018 ~~~~~
~ January ~
Jan. 19 9:30am - Mahjong - Home Hosted
Jan. 20/21 Newspaper Recycling
Jan. 23 9:30am - Mahjong
Jan. 24 1:00pm - Planning Ahead for Departure - at Christ Lutheran
Jan. 30 9:30am - Mahjong
Jan. 31 1:00pm - Planning Ahead for Departure - at Community of Joy
~ February ~
Feb. 1 9:00am - Bible Study
2:00pm - Sing for Joy Choir Rehearsal
3:00pm - Joy Boy's Rehearsal
Feb. 6 9:30am - Mahjong
Feb. 7 1:00pm - Planning Ahead for Departure - at Community of Joy
Feb. 8 9:30am - Council Meeting
2:00pm - Sing for Joy Choir Rehearsal
3:00pm - Joy Boy's Rehearsal
Feb. 12 Lincoln's Birthday
Feb. 13 9:30am - Mahjong
Feb. 14 5:00pm - Ash Wednesday Service
Feb. 15 9:00am - Bible Study
2:00pm - Sing for Joy Choir Rehearsal
3:00pm - Joy Boy's Rehearsal
Feb. 19 President's Day
Washington's Birthday
Feb. 20 9:00am - Women of Joy
Feb. 21 5:00pm - Lenten Soup/Supper
Feb. 22 2:00pm - Sing for Joy Choir Rehearsal
3:00pm - Joy Boy's Rehearsal
Feb. 27 9:30am - Mahjong
Feb. 28 5:00pm - Lenten Soup/Supper

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 Munro, Carolyn Daniels, Kathy Barnoske, Dorothy Arnold, Bob Geraghty, Noel Desbiens, Shirley Pyter.

Family/Friends:  Ronnie Hawkins, Jeff Gister, Ralph Nilles, Austin Williams, Jay Simpson, Lila Johnston, Shay Burch, Doug Smith, Hudson Young, Jim & Joyce Jennings, Jill Kulesh, Loanne Zelhofer, Beverly Bates, Ryan Brown, Donnie Roger, Barbara Wittenberg, Marilyn Wolke, Trina Mayberry, Frances Carper, Scott Ice, Jim Perry.

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C of Joy Members - Having computer problems?  Click here to see how you can get help.

Simplify your Church giving by using the "Simply Giving Enrollment Form".  You can designate the amount and frequency that will be drawn from your bank account.  Click here for the form.  Print the form, fill it out and return to the church.

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