the Lyons Ward​ Web-Page

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Last Page Update..........................................08/18/2018


Clerks Office............................................(315) 946-4109 

Hall Phone...............................................(315) 946-9451

Boy Scouts

Welcome to...

2017 Ward Christmas Party


The Lord has commanded all of 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 topics 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

Next Orientation and Registration - SEPTEMBER 9th 5pm

​                                                             at the Palmyra Stake Center

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

Scripture Study / Tuesdays................Tuesdays - 7:00pm 

Pioneer Day Celebration

August 25th

Palmyra Stake Center


​Bring A Dish to Pass



Gospel Doctrine        #31

Gospel Principles      #17    

Elders Quorum          "The Stake will be Teaching"

Relief Society            "The Stake will be Teaching"

Gospel Doctrine        #32

Gospel Principles      #18
Elders Quorum          "Ministering Lesson - May Ensign"
Relief Society            "The Worth of Souls is Great in the Sight of God"

NOTE:..... Elders Quorum & Relief Society Lessons, for the 2nd & 3rd week, are talks from the April General Conference. These talks are found in the May 2018 issue of the Ensign magazine). 




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                        (Holiness to the Lord)


                                         Adam Lockwood........United States Army

                                         Nathan Lucia.............United States Air Force

                                         Kyle Williams.............United States Air Force

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AUGUST 2018.

August 19

SUNDAY - Lyon Ward Conference.

August 21

TUESDAY - Palmyra Stake Youth Activity Dance at the Fayette Ward Chapel from 6pm - 9pm for 14 years old and older. Approximately 100 youth will be attending from the Fredrick Maryland Stake.

August 22

WEDNESDAY - Relief Society at the Chapel at 6:30pm. Topic - "How to Learn from the Brethren".

August 24

FRIDAY - Volunteers are needed for Food-Link at the Lyons Community Center. Volunteers should report at 4pm and expect to work until 7pm. Contact Sister Rouse for more information.

August 25

SATURDAY - Ward Activity "END OF SUMMER" BBQ at the Seneca Lake Camp from 11am to 2pm. Bring a dish to pass.

August 25
Saturday - "Pioneer Day Celebration" at the Palmyra Stake Center from 4pm - 7pm. Many  fun activities. If you plan on eating please let Brother Martin Schroeder know. They need a count on how much meat is needed. Also bring a dish to pass and your own place settings. 

August 28


August 31 Through September 2

FRIDAY/SATURDAY/SUNDAY -  SA Regional Conference at the Seneca Lake Girls Camp. Registration starts at 6pm on Friday night. There will be workshops, service activities, devotionals, water boarding access, campfires, social activities & church service. Lodge camping & meals are provided. For more info contact your ward SA Rep. 

September 3

MONDAY - Elders Quorum "Labor Day Cookout". 2pm. 2 locations. 

1st location will be a the Thibert's home from noon to 4pm.

2nd Location will at the Wilson's. No time given as of yet.

Both places bring a dish to pass.

September 4

TUESDAY - No YM/YW or Scouts

September 8

SATURDAY - Stake Youth Activity at the Palmyra Stake Center at 6:30pm.

September 9

SUNDAY - Stake Self-Reliance Devotional at the Palmyra Stake Center at 5pm. Learn more about inspired programs designed to help us improve our temporal and spiritual self sufficiency.

September 9

SUNDAY - "Worldwide Devotional" at 8pm for the YA. Elder Quentin  Cook will address us. Can be viewed on church satellite, and

September 11

TUESDAY - YM/YW at 6:45pm. Scouts at 7pm.

September 12

WEDNESDAY - SA "Temple Day" from 8am to 9pm.

September 14&15  

FRIDAY & SATURDAY - Looking for volunteers to assist in the "Rise Against Hunger" event at the St. Mark's Episcopal Church 400 South Main Street in Newark.

Friday Shifts are 2:30-4:30pm or 5-7pm.

Saturday Shifts - 8:30-10:30am or 11am-1pm.

See President Thibert to sign up or for more info.

September 16

SUNDAY - Stake Youth Standards Night for 12-19 year olds. Held at the Palmyra Stake Center at 6pm.

September 18

TUESDAY - YM/YW at 6:45pm. (Standards Night)

September 19

WEDNESDAY - Relief Society at the Chapel at 6:30pm. "Guardians of the Health" (Health Fair - RS Conference)

September 22

SATURDAY -  Single Adults and Empty Nesters, Pot Luck Dinner and games at the Chapel from 1pm - 5pm.

September 25

TUESDAY - YM/YW at 6:45pm. Scouts at 7pm.

September 28&29

FRIDAY/SUNDAY -"TOFW" (Time Out For Women) will be at the Albany Capital Center

Multi Purpose Hall

55 Eagle Street

Albany, NY 12207

FRIDAY - 9/28/2018 (6:30pm to 9:30 pm)

                               Musical Singers - "Mercy River"

                               Speakers - Sister Elaine S. Dalton

                                                  Brother Brad Wilcox

SATURDAY - 9/29/2018 (9am to 4pm)

                               Musical Singers "City of Enoch" 

                               Speakers - Sister Emily Watts

                                                  Sister Carol J. Decker

                                                  Sister Mary Ellen Edmunds

                                                  Brother Tom Christofferson

Early Bird Tickets - Now Through  August 29th 2018

September 30

SUNDAY - Stake Priesthood Meetings

                  6:30pm - High Priest Session

                  7:00pm - General Session

October 2

TUESDAY - YM/YW 6:45pm.

October 6


                      1st Session -  12pm. EST

                      2nd Session -  4pm. EST

                      3rd Session (Priesthood) -  8pm. EST

October 7


                      4th Session - 12pm. EST

                      5th Session - 4pm. EST

October 9

TUESDAY - YM 6:45pm.

                    Scouts at 7pm.

October 10

WEDNESDAY - SA Temple Day. 

October 13

SATURDAY - Elders Quorum "Service Project". More information to follow.

October 14

SUNDAY - SA Committee Planning Meeting at the Palmyra Stake Center at 5pm.

October 16

TUESDAY - YM 6:45pm. No YW.

                    Scouts at 7pm.

October 17

WEDNESDAY - R/S & YW. Relief Society 6:30pm at the chapel. All R/S and YW are invited.

October 19 & 20

FRIDAY/SATURDAY - Stake YM's Camp out. More information to follow.

October 23

TUESDAY - YM/YW at 6:45pm.

                    Scouts at 7pm.

October 31

WEDNESDAY - Happy Halloween

November 3

SATURDAY - Stake Youth Activity Multi Stake Event. "Fall Festival" at the Palmyra Stake Center. More information to follow.

November 4


November 5

MONDAY - Elders Quorum Activity "Family Home Evening" at a member's Home. More information to follow.

November 6

TUESDAY - YM/YW at 6:45pm.

November 13

TUESDAY - YM/YW at 6:45pm.

November 14

WEDNESDAY - "Temple Day" for Single Adults.

November 20


November 22


November 27

TUESDAY - YM/YW 6:45pm. Scouts at 7pm.

December 1

SATURDAY - Stake Conference - at the Palmyra Stake Center

                      4pm Session - Priesthood Leadership

                      7pm Session - Adult Session

December 2

SUNDAY - Stake Conference - at the Palmyra Stake Center

                      10am Session

December 2

SUNDAY - The First Presidency Christmas Devotional at 8pm.

Can be seen on Church Satellite systems,,, and mormonchannel.

December 4

TUESDAY - YM/YW at 6:45pm.

December 8

SATURDAY - Stake Youth Activity at the Palmyra Stake Center at 6:30pm.

December 11

TUESDAY - YM/YW at 6:30pm. Scouts at 7pm.

December 12

WEDNESDAY - Single Adult Monthly Temple day.

December 18

TUESDAY - YM/YW at 6:45pm. 

December 19

WEDNESDAY - Relief Society Activity at the Chapel at 6:30pm.

December 22

SATURDAY - "Lyons Ward Bishops' Storehouse Assignment" at the storehouse starting at 8am.

December 24


December 25


December 31


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


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".

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Serving From the Lyons Ward​​​

Sister Lacey Smith .................... Idaho Nampa Mission

Ward Mission Leader               Ward Missionary Meal Coordinator

Brother Gary Wildey                   Sister April Wilhelm

Ward Missionaries                    Serving in our Ward

Brother John Sergeant                Sister Henrie & Crofts (east)

Sister Dottie Sergeant ​                Sister Hunt & Ardila (west)

                                                    Elder & Sister Tutula

                                                    Elder & Sister Wood



(Information for the Lyons Ward)

Stake Seminary Principle

Brother Don Gammon 

Stake Seminary Supervisor

Brother Steve Clark

Stake Seminary Teacher

Sister Beth Robinson

(over Lyons Ward)

INSTITUTE - Stake Level (For Young Single Adults and Single Adults)
Stake Institute Principle - Brother Don Gammon
Stake Institute Teachers - Kirt Shilling
                                          Kerri Waddell
                                          Greg Wright    (Single Adults)


Young Single Adults (YSA)....Tuesdays at the Palmyra Stake Center

Single Adults (SA)..................Thursdays at the Palmyra Stake Center

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Ward Bulletins

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YM Basketball Game 2/17/2018

YM Cabaret Night 2/16/2018


with food link

The Lyons Ward has, and still supports, by volunteering to help out at the FOOD LINK drop off spot at the Lyon Community Center once a month.

Those that would like to help out by volunteering need to be at the Lyons Community Center by 4pm on the dates listed below (the 4th Thursday on each month). The food is given out between 5pm and 7pm.

Below are the next FOOD LINK dates. January through June are the only dates available FOOD LINK has scheduled at this time.


                                                 Need Food Assistance?

                                               Check out the

                                                  FOOD LINK Website for

                                                  all drop off  spots near you.


VOLUNTEER DATES     TIME                    PLACE​     

August 23rd                     4-7pm                   Lyons Community Center

September 27th               4-7pm                   Lyons Community Center

October 25th                    4-7pm                   Lyons Community Center

November                 To Be Announced        Lyons Community Center

December                 To Be Announced        Lyons Community Center

Thibert's 12-4pm     Wilson's  ?-?pm


"The Building Blocks to Prepare for the Unexpected"

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:​​​​​​​​​​   ​​                 

August 23rd        R. Morrison         D. Bradstreet

August 30th         J. Sargeant         S. Denniston           K. Smith          

September 6th    M. Dorr                R. Collett                 S. Ellis

September 13th  W. Lamb              D. Cahoon              C. Davis         

the Lyons Ward Web-Page

Syracuse LDS Prom 2/10/2018


* 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.

* Sundays - Family History during the second hour held in room #103 with Sister Cahoon. Everyone welcomed.

​* Tuesdays – Ward Scripture Study at the chapel staring at 7 to 8pm in room 102. 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.

* Donate Your Pop Bottles to the Scouts. Stop in with your pop bottles and donate them to the Boy Scouts at Home Town Auto Recycling Center in Lyons and Newark. Tell them you would like to donate your bottle returns to the Lyons Ward Scout Troop. 

* FOOD LINK is in Need of Volunteers. If you can help see Sister Rouse for details. Dates for volunteering are located in the "FOOD LINK" section below and in the Lyons Ward Announcement section.

* Feed the Missionaries. Make the commitment and sign up once a month to feed the missionaries. To sign up see the bulletin board, in the hallway, near the kitchen.

* 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, Ward Web-page Submissions, Baptism Bulletins, Funeral Bulletins or Posters for your Activities, contact Brother Lockwood by email at or call or text. Inserts welcomed. Deadline is noon Friday.