+ Sunday, June 9, 2024 +

+ Announcements +



WELCOME TO GUESTS! - We are so glad to have you with us! If you have needs or questions, reach out to an usher or Pastor, or use the contact info on the back of the bulletin. We’d love to hear from you! Turn in your guest card to an usher to receive a little token of our friendship. 


SPECIAL WELCOME TO FAMILIES WITH CHILDREN - We have kids’ bulletins and activity bags— just ask an usher! If you need to leave your seat for a moment, we have a nursery with livestream down the hall; so you can still be involved with the service. Changing tables are in the women’s restroom.


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VBS REGISTRATION IS OPEN - for our June 24-28 program! Forms are available in the church office, or use this link: https://tinyurl.com/SummerVBS2024


MEN - SAVE THE DATE - Men’s Outing, June 21st, 5:00 pm at Dave Olen’s Ranch Manichigan: 3490 River Rd. Manistee. All men welcome. Food will be served at 6:00 pm, for a full description of the festivities, see flyer in the community corner. Please sign up in the church office or contact Dave at (231) 301-1415.


A FAREWELL LUNCHEON for Pastor Tinetti and his family will take place on Sunday, June 30 at 12 pm on the Front Yard. All are encouraged to attend as we thank Pastor for his years of service here in Arcadia and send the family off to St. Louis. See the flyer in the Community Corner for more information.


WOMEN’S SELF-DEFENSE CLASS - led by Trooper Tyler Harrell of the Michigan State Police will take place in the fellowship hall on Wednesday, June 12 at 6 pm. The class is free to attend and open to ladies aged 12 and older. Please message Chelsea to sign up.


PILGRIM HOME VETERANS - The cemetery board is looking to update their list of Veterans laid to rest at Pilgrim Home. If your loved one was a Veteran, please contact the office.


OFFICE UPDATE - Volunteers are needed to help with office coverage Monday - Thursday from 9 am - 12 pm each week. Duties include answering phone calls, taking messages and checking the mail. If you are available to help as needed, please email Chelsea.


ARCADIA COMMUNITY MARKET - returns for a second season on the Front Yard! The first market will run from 9 am - 1 pm on Friday, June 28 featuring fresh produce, baked goods and more! If you are interested in becoming a vendor please message us at ArcadiaMarketMI@gmail.com.


LAST WEEK FOR THE BABY BOTTLE BLITZ! - Lighthouse Pregnancy Center in Manistee is celebrating 20 years of ministry to the Manistee County Community. This is their major fundraiser for the year to continue loving and encouraging families during pregnancy. Bottles will be collected next Sunday.


THIRD ANNUAL TLC GOLF OUTING - is scheduled for Saturday, June 22 with a 9 am shotgun start at Chestnut Hills Golf Course. Proceeds will benefit the 2024 VBS program. Assemble your foursome or plan to join another group. $38/player. Sign up at TLCgolfouting@gmail.com


BACON NEEDED - For the Arcadia Daze German Potato Salad Luncheon! We need approximately 40 pounds of bacon to serve the 300-some lunches on Saturday, July 27. Please consider picking up a pound or two the next time you are grocery shopping! Bacon can be labeled GPS and put in the church freezer.


LITTLE EDEN CAMP - in Onekama has job openings for both midweek work and Saturdays. See the flyer in the office hallway if interested.


NEIGHBORLY CAFE - meets every Tuesday and Friday, from 9:30 ’til Noon. A couple of volunteers are needed to help Kent with this ministry. There is always free coffee, cookies, and conversation, of course!


TRINITY LUTHERAN SCHOOL, MANISTEE - is seeking a qualified candidate to serve as classroom aide in the Kindergarten, 1st, and 2nd grade classroom four to five mornings a week, about two and a half to three hours per day. This person could also cover the principal release time four afternoons a week for about an hour. A full job description can be found on the classifieds board across from the offices. If interested,  please email aweston@trinitymanistee.com.


JUNE PANTRY FOCUS: EVERYTHING BUT THE ANTS! - Our Little Free Pantry is needy. This month, bring in some items that will help our neighbors enjoy a meal outside or on-the-go! Canned proteins, peanut butter, snacks, veggies, and any non-perishables can be placed in the Community Corner basket or in the kitchen LFP cupboards. Thank-you!






Altar Guild Cindy Witte 

Ushers - 9:00 Jacob Emery, Sam Emery


10:45 Matt Lane, David Koenig 


Communion Assistant 9:00 David Olen

10:45 Bill Beck 


Fellowship Jan & Bruce Williams

Sandy Anderson








Personal Prayer Requests

Gail Arnold

Eunice Barbera +

Taylor Callahan Beck

Kathy Bellamy

Carl Boike

Diane Schoonover Crist

Doug Erdman

Evan Gruesbeck

Carl Hoppe

Jan Hopwood

Paul Jaeger

Pat Jones

John Keillor

Walt Kretzmann

James Maier

Ric Morency

Jane Chemacki Nelson

Kathleen Parsons

Bill Patterson

Dale Pelton

Sandy Pelton

George Punches

Alicia Richey

Joyce Rossen

Margo Schimmel

Steven Schneider

Vic Shank

Marty Shaw +

Mike Smith

Joyce Struble +

Jason Swain



Carol Walker

Dorothy Wendt +

Larry Wendt +

Katie Winkelhake

Andy Woell

Karla Woell +

Stan Woell +

Marian Zupin



Adrian Barrett - Army

Col. Rob. Bejnarowicz – Army

Jonathan Danke - Marines

Jon Davis – Navy

Jack Howard - Navy

Ted Howard - Navy

Wyatt Johnson - Nat’l Guard

Amber Maidens – Nat’l. Guard

Paul Myers – Army

John Nash - Marines

David Newton - Army

Seth Nowland – Army

Brandon Schram – Navy

Capt. Scott Smith - Nat’l Guard

Jaden Tabak - Navy

Trace Ware -  Army


Neighborhood - Pleasanton Township


Persecuted Christians - India


Partner Church - India Evangelical Lutheran Church



*denotes new addition     + homebound




- Sunday, June 9th -

9:00 - Worship Service

10:15 - Fellowship

10:45 - Worship Service



Edward VandenBerg



- Monday, June 10th -



Charlie & Rachel VandenBerg


- Tuesday, June 11th-

7:30 - Men’s Guild

9:30-Noon - Neighborly Cafe

11:00 - Staff Meeting

3:00 - Women’s Bible Study


- Wednesday, June 12th -

11:00 - Knitting Group

6:00 - Women’s Self Defense Class

7:00 - Choir & Joyful Noise Practice


- Thursday, June 13th -



Jeannette Ware




- Friday, June 14th -

9:30-Noon - Neighborly Cafe



James Stoops



Mark & Janet Hall



-Saturday,  June 15th -



Jason & Colleen Brasgalla


- Sunday, June 16th -

9:00 - Worship Service

10:15 - Fellowship

10:45 - Worship Service