October 21

SATURDAY - YSA Activity. "Bonfire and Hayride" 6pm at the Palmyra Stake Center. Refreshments provided.

October 24

TUESDAY - SA Temple Trip. 6pm.

October 26

THURSDAY - FoodLink needs volunteers to help out. 5pm-7pm at the Lyons Community Center. 9 Manhattan Street in Lyons.

October 28

SATURDAY - "Trunk or Treat and Pot Luck Dinner" at the Chapel. Bring a dish to pass and candy to pass out.

6pm - Pot Luck Dinner.

7pm - Trunk or Treat.

October 31


November 4

SATURDAY - SA Thanksgiving Dinner and Speaker. 3pm at the Palmyra Stake Center.

November 5

SUNDAY - 2am. "DAY LIGHT SAVING TIMES" ends. Set your clock back 1 hour.

November 7

TUESDAY - YM/YW 6:45pm.

                    Scouts at 7pm.

November 11

​SATURDAY - Stake Youth Activity (Bi-Stake) "Fall Festival"

More information to follow.

November 14

TUESDAY - YM-YW Temple Trip at 5:30pm.

                    Scouts at 7pm.

November 15

WEDNESDAY - Relief Society 6:30pm at the Lyons Ward Building. "Nobility in Motherhood and Joy in Womenhood".

November 17

FRIDAY - Lyons Ward Temple Trip. Be a the Temple at 5:30pm. Babysitting available at the Stake Center at 5:30pm.

November 18

SATURDAY - YSA "Turkey Bowl" at Hill Cumorah in the bowl at noon until 2pm. Flag football game and lunch Provided.

November 19         

SUNDAY - YSA "Face to Face" with Elder Oaks and Elder Ballard. Palmyra Stake Center 8pm.

November 21


November 28

TUESDAY - YM/YW 6:45pm.

                    Scouts at 7pm.

December 2

SATURDAY - Stake Conference at the Palmyra Stake Center.

                      4pm - Priesthood Leadership.

                      7pm - Adult Session.

December 3

SUNDAY - Stake Conference at the Palmyra Stake Center.                                     10am - General Session.

December 3

SUNDAY - SA Pie and Ice Cream Social at the Palmyra Stake Center at 6pm. Pre-SLC broadcast to follow.

December 3

SUNDAY - First Presidency "Christmas Devotional" at 8pm. Can be viewed at the Chapel or seen on, or Mormon Channel.

December 5

TUESDAY - YW 6:45pm. Going to the Hill Cumorah Visitors Center. Refreshments provided.

                    Scouts at 7pm.

December 9

SATURDAY - Stake Youth Activity 6pm at the Palmyra Stake Center.

December 12

​TUESDAY - YM/YW 6:45pm.

                    Scouts at 7pm.

December 19

TUESDAY - YM/YW 6:45pm.

                    Scouts at 7pm.

December 20

WEDNESDAY - Relief Society 6:30pm at the chapel. "Stand for Truth and Righteousness".

December 23

SATURDAY - Bishop Storehouse. More information to follow.

December 25

MONDAY - Christmas Day.

December 26



December 31

SUNDAY - New Years Eve.

January 1

MONDAY - New Years Day.

January 14

SUNDAY - Worldwide Devotional for Young Adults at 8pm. Watch the devotional on Church satellite systems,,, Mormon channel and

February 3

SATURDAY - "Face to Face" with President and Sister Nelson. 8pm. Viewed on Church satellite systems, and

March 11

SUNDAY - Day Light Saving Times Begins. Set your clocks ahead 1 hour.

D&C 42:41 “And let all things be done in cleanliness before me”.

We invite the Lord’s spirit into our ward chapel by help keeping it beautiful and clean.

Ward building cleaning assignments begins on Thursday Nights starting at 6:30 pm.

All Families assigned below are asked, by the Bishopric, to report their cleaning efforts to Brother & Sister Sergeant or Brother & Sister Lucia. Please report anything broken or needs repair.

Family Assignments are:​​​​​​​​​​   ​​

October 26th        R. Nesbit             R. Collett                 J. Ross Jr.

November 2nd     G. Morphy           K. Baker                  J. McCooeye

November 9th      J. Canne              J. Lockwood           G. Baker

November 16th    D. Brown             M. Williams              R. Lucia    

Addiction - Abuse - Mental Health - Divorce -  Disabilities & More


* To schedule an appointment to see the Bishop please contact the Executive Secretary, Brother Michael Dorr.

* Temple Interviews with Stake Presidency member every 3rd Thursday of the month at the Palmyra Stake Center from 7pm to 8pm in the High Counsel Room or every 3rd  Sunday at the Kreag Road Building from noon to 1pm in the Family History Center Room.

​* Tuesdays – Ward Scripture Study at the chapel staring at 6:45pm in room 102. Sister Rouse teacher. Open to anyone.

* Tuesdays - Young Single Adults Institute at the Palmyra Stake Building from 7pm to 8:30pm in the High Counsel Room.

* To schedule an activity at the Lyons Ward Chapel building contact Brother Ted Gardner.

* FoodLink looking for volunteers. If you can help see Sister Rouse for details. Dates for volunteering are located in the Lyons Ward Announcement section.

* Feed the Missionaries. Make the commitment and sign up once a month to feed the missionaries. Contact Sister Denniston to sign up.

* Report your Home Teaching / Visiting Teaching visits by the end of the month to your R/S or Priesthood Supervisor.

* Employment opportunities are posted on the ward bulletin board across from the Young Women's Room. See Brother Keith Baker for more details. 

* For Ward bulletin submissions, baptism bulletins, funeral bulletins or posters for your activities, contact Brother Jack Lockwood by email at or call or text. Inserts welcomed. Deadline noon Saturday.


The Lord has commanded us to be self-reliant. The Church has created the Self-Reliance initiative program. This educational program runs 12 weeks on 1 given topic. This is free and open to anyone.

It consists of 4 different topics that can improve a better way of life and help you achieve to become a better self-reliant person and provider. All 4 topic run at the same time and there are 3 different times during the year to take a classes.

The 4 different topics are:     Starting and Growing a Business

                                                 Finding a Better Job

                                                 Education for Better Work

                                                 Personal Finance

1st Orientation and Registration - Sunday September 10th, 2017 5pm at the                                                             Palmyra Stake Center.

Next Orientation and Registration - Sunday January 7th, 2018 5:30pm at the

                                                          Palmyra Stake Center.


Group Date                      Times                              Place - Lyons Ward Chapel

  1. September 17th            1-3pm                                                Room 102

  2. September 24th            1:30-3:30pm (After Linger Longer)    Room 102

  3. October 1st                   2-4pm (Between Gen Conference)   Room 102

  4. October 8th                   1-3pm                                                Room 102

  5. October 15th                 1-3pm                                                Room 102

  6. October 22nd                1-3pm                                                Room 102

  7. October 29th                 1-3pm                                                Room 102

  8. November 5th               1-3pm                                                Room 102

  9. November 12th             1-3pm                                                Room 102

10. November 19th             1-3pm                                                Room 102

11. November 26th             1-3pm                                                Room 102

12. December 3rd               1-3pm                                                Room 102


Sunday - 10/15/2017

1. Brother Dennis Watrous called as the Sunday School Secretary. 

Sunday - 9/24/2017

1. Sister Kim Williams called as the YW Personal Progress Teacher.

2. Brother Jeff Williams called as the YM 2nd Counselor.

3. Brother Duane Cahoon called as the YM 1st Counselor.

4. Sister April Wilhelm called as the Missionary Meals Coordinator. 

Sunday - 9/17/2017

1. Aiden Van Amburg called as the 2nd Counselor in the Teachers Quorum.

Sunday - 9/10/2017

1. Emma Lockwood called as the Stake YW Youth Executive Committee.

2. Ryan Rossell called as the Stake YM Youth Executive Committee.

3. Glen Baker called as the YM Secretary. 

SUNDAY 10/22/2017              LESSON       TITLE
Gospel Doctrine                      36                  "The Desert Shall Rejoice and                                                                                  Bloom as the Rose"
Gospel Principles                    27                  "Work and Personal Responsibility
Priesthood / Relief Society      TFOT             " Don't Look Around, Look Up!

                                                                         by Yoon Hwan Choi

SUNDAY 10/29/2017              LESSON      TITLE
Gospel Doctrine                      37                  "We Thank Thee O God, for a                                                                                  Prophet"
Gospel Principles                    28                  "Service"
Priesthood / Relief Society                            "Joint Priesthood & Relief Society"



To the Lyons Ward


Sacrament Service...............................Sundays - 9:30am
Sunday School....................................Sundays - 10:50am
Priesthood / Relief Society..................Sundays - 11:40am
Young Men / Young Women................Tuesdays - 6:45pm
Boy Scouts / Cub Scouts.....................Tuesdays - 7:00pm

Endowment Sessions

Summer Schedule

(Monday, May 1 - Sunday, October 29)

Monday Summer: ............................9:00, 11:00 a.m.
Tuesday–Wednesday Summer: ......9:00, 11:00 a.m.; 1:30, 3:00, 6:00, 7:30 p.m.
1st and 3rd Tuesdays, .....................6:00 a.m.
Thursday Summer: ..........................9:00, 11:00 a.m.; 6:00, 7:30 p.m.
Friday Summer: ...............................9:00, 11:00 a.m.; 1:30, 3:00, 6:00, 7:30 p.m.
Saturday Summer: ...........................7:30, 9:30, 11:00 a.m.; 1:30, 3:00 p.m.
Winter Schedule
(Starts Monday, October 30)
Monday Winter: Closed
Tuesday and Thursday Winter: ........9:00, 11:00 a.m.; 6:00, 7:30 p.m.
1st and 3rd Tuesdays, ......................6:00 a.m.
Wednesday and Friday Winter: ........6:00, 7:30 p.m.
Saturday Winter: ...............................9:30, 11:00 a.m.; 1:30, 3:00 p.m.

Phone Numbers:  Clerks Office...................315.946.4109      

                             Hall Phone......................315.946.9451

Are You Ready




Stake Seminary Principle - Brother Don Gammon 

Stake Online Seminary Teacher - Sister Beth Robinson

* Online visual class is every Monday morning at 5:50am until 6:50am.

* Seminary Begins Monday September 18th

* 9/17/2017 9pm. Online visual test for Monday morning Seminary Gathering.

* All Seminary students need to register online now. 

​* Parents and Students, Sister Robinson is waiting for an email from you to let her know the best day to have Face to Face virtual online class. Email her before Wednesday September 6th by 5pm.


D&C 18: 28    "And if they desire to take upon them my name with full purpose of heart, they are called to go into all the world to preach my gospel unto every creature".

(Serving from the Lyons Ward)

Elder Benjamin Griffin .................................. Braziul Juiz de Fora Mission​

Ward Missionaries

Brother John Sergeant

Sister Dottie Sergeant 

(Serving in the Lyons Ward)

Elder Mecham and Elder Thorpe

Sister Heelis and Sister Greenwood

{This page was last updated 10/21/2017 at 9:10am}