Posts by Pastor Santino

Posts by Pastor Santino

Newsletter

Hi friends! And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus. Philippians 4:7 This Sunday, October 7th at 10:30am we will be exploring our time together with a special Q&A service. Feel free to come and ask any burning questions you’ve had on your mind, but never quite fully understood. Or anything that you would like more of a grasp on that might better help you understand the God we…

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Hi friends! All the nations you have made will come and worship before you, LORD; they will bring glory to your name. For you are great and do marvelous deeds; you alone are God. Psalm 86:9-10 A new small group study, “Everyday Questions” by Ravi Zacharias is beginning throughout the week of September 10-14th. The church is providing all of the books and curriculum for this study, so this is fantastic opportunity to join a small group and be a…

Newsletter

Hi friends! Give thanks to the LORD for He is good; his love endures forever. Psalm 107:1 Summer is flying by! Our July-August newsletter is full of important updates and events. This coming week we have a Baptism class for anyone who was unable to attend the class held in June. If you have expressed interest in being baptized this class will help you understand the meaning of baptism and will encourage each person to evaluate their relationship with Jesus…

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Hi friends! Happy June! “Above all else, guard your heart, for it is the wellspring of life.” -Proverbs 4:23 As summer quickly approaches and we begin to plan our vacations and times of travel, let us remember God’s goodness and how he loves to refresh His people! We have some exciting events happening this summer at Imago Dei Church! First, we have a Women’s Event happening this Friday night after set up! What does it look like to be in…

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Hi friends! From the fullness of his grace we have all received one blessing after another. -John 1:16 God is working at Imago Dei Church! Lives are being transformed, the Gospel is being proclaimed and we are growing in relationship with Jesus and one another! We have some exciting news that was announced this last Sunday, we have been awarded the “Gold Seal of Transparency” though Guidestar and approved as a charity on Amazon Smile! What this means is anyone…

Snowpocalypse 2018!

The Reno area has been hit with well over a foot of snow and it seems that much more is on the way today. Due to the snow, church set up has been CANCELLED for tonight.

Newsletter

Hi friends! In the month of March, we celebrate a great man of faith, St. Patrick, who preached the Gospel and eradicated slavery from Ireland. John 1:5 proclaims, The light shines in the darkness, and the darkness did not overcome it. Eleven months after our birth, the heart and vision of Imago Dei Church remains the same; to bring the light of Jesus to our church, community and city. Thank you for being part of our church family and being…

Small Groups

Hi Friends! The groundhog saw his shadow and now we have 6 more weeks of winter…except its 60 degrees outside and it feels like spring! I’m excited for our new study in John that we begin next week. A few housekeeping points as we begin. First, the study is 22 weeks long! That will take your groups somewhere into June depending on breaks that you may take for Easter/Spring Beak or any other unforeseen pause. During the summer, you will…

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Hi Friends! For the LORD takes delight in his people; he crowns the humble with victory. (Psalm 149:4) As we move further into the year, let us remember to open our hearts to God’s leading and direction. Imago Dei is committed to seeing lives changed, by being transformed into the image of Jesus Christ. One of the holidays celebrated in the month of February is Valentine’s Day, a holiday representing love. “Dear friends, let us love one another, for love comes…

Newsletter

Hi friends! Happy New Year! And the One who was on the throne said, ‘See, I am making all things new.’ (Revelation 21:5) My prayer is that we take a moment to reflect upon 2017 and realize how God was at work in our life. As we enter into this first week of 2018, how can we prepare ourselves to engage with God deeper each day? One of the questions from Sunday’s message was “Who has your ear?” Above and…

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Hi friends! “For unto us a child is born, unto us a son is given: and the government shall be upon his shoulder: and his name shall be called Wonderful, Counselor, The mighty God, The everlasting Father, The Prince of Peace.” Isaiah 9:6 December is the month filled with lights, as we adorn our yards, houses and trees with Christmas lights and decorations. All of these beautiful trimmings are in remembrance of the true light of the world, Jesus Christ,…

Happy Thanksgiving

Hi family! Happy Thanksgiving! Today we gather with family, stuff our faces with delicious food and reflect upon the blessings of God! BUT…when it’s all said and done, we usually do all three poorly. We gather with family but usually don’t value our time together. We stuff our faces with food only to bemoan how our bellies will burst and our “thanksgiving” to God usually consists of a quick, pre-meal prayer. How about we change things up this Thanksgiving and…