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Short Note from Pastor Dave

Dear Friends Old and New, It was my very humbling joy to accept the invitation to become your Interim Pastor for the next 6 months. The Elders nor Kathy and I can see what is in store for us yet. That is normal after all. God doesn’t tell us much about the daily events ahead. Still, I am optimistic. We are finding our way. God is clearly blessing and leading Imago Dei. Actually, Kathy and I are both so excited…

Vision and Plan

Hello Imago Dei family, The Elders and Leadership of Imago Dei have been hard at work to keep this church going forward. We are excited to share our vision and plan with you. Please plan to stay after service this Sunday, December 2nd for an introduction to the team and to hear what we have planned. It brings each of us great honor to serve our Lord and our church family. We look forward to fellowshipping with you on Sunday.…

Christmas Tree Cutting and Communion

Hey friends! Here is some additional information on our Christmas Tree Cutting happening this Saturday, November 24th! We will be traveling to Blairsden, CA to cut down Christmas Trees this year! We are meeting at 9:00 am at the Shell/Jackson’s Gas Station right off the freeway in Red Rock. The address is 8755 N Red Rock Rd, Reno, NV 89508 We are planning on heading out of town around 9:30 am, so we can all caravan to Blairsden together. Please…

Administrative Leave

The Elders and Leadership Team of Imago Dei Church have met and decided to put Pastor Santino on administrative leave pending the resolution of this matter. We are saddened by this news and if the alleged allegations are true then they are troublesome and concerning. The Elders are contacting other pastors to preach in the interim. The Elders and the Leadership Team pray for all involved in this matter and for the emotional stress and sadness of all the members…

Newsletter

Hi friends! Happy November! Don’t forget that November 18th is collection day for Operation Christmas Child. We are so excited because we grabbed 100 boxes to fill and bless children in need with Christmas gifts this year! And guess what? ALL 100 of them were taken to be filled by YOU! If you would still like to participate, please FEEL FREE! All you need is an empty shoebox from your closet and an open heart! Check out Samaritan Purse for…

Trunk or Treat

Sunday, October 28th – Our Trunk or Treat Harvest Party in the parking lot of Billinghurst Middle School from 12 pm -2 pm, where we’d love to have you dress up your vehicle in a fun themed way to help pass out candy.  We have lots of volunteer opportunities as well. Come sign up for them at service this Sunday! We will also be inviting the community to join us, so let’s welcome them Imago Dei style, with open arms…

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…

Newsletter

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…

Newsletter

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…

Newsletter

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…