Lyons Ward Web Page

Welcome to the Lyons ward web page

Lyons Ward Meeting Schedule

Sacrament Service – Sundays........................ 9:30am

Sunday School – 1st & 3rd Sundays.......... 10:40am

Priesthood – 2nd & 4th Sundays................ 10:40am

R/S & YW – 2nd & 4th Sundays................... 10:40am

Young Men & Young Women -Tuesdays..... 6:45pm

Boy Scouts - Tuesdays...................................... 7:00pm

Cub Scouts - Tuesdays...................................... 7:00pm

Scripture Study – Tuesdays............................ 7:00pm

Lyons Ward Chapel Information

 Ward Bishop - David Collett

1st Counselor - David Bradstreet

2nd Counselor - Thomas Flood 

Executive Secretary - Michael Dorr

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

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

Lyons Ward & stake Announcements

 All announcements pertaining to the Lyons Ward are listed in the PDF link found below. Announcements are updated daily. 

LDS Calendar 

Lyons ward & stake reminders

All reminders pertaining to the Lyons Ward are listed in the PDF link found below. 

Lyons Ward - Information

Sunday Lessons (2 hour)


New Church Sunday Schedule

In 2019 a new Church schedule was  implemented. The 3 hour block has been shortened to a 2 hour block which the second hour block rotates on a weekly bases.

This year's study in Sunday School is the New Testament.

Below is the schedule and Manual

Sunday School 1st & 3rd Sundays

Come Follow Me schedule & Manual

Relief Society and Elder's Quorum lessons are take from the November 2018 conference issue of the Ensign magazine.

Relief Society & Elder's Quorum 2nd & 4th Sundays.

Relief Society Lesson Schedule

Elder's Quorum Schedule


The King James Bible

The Book of Mormon

Lyons Ward Missionaries


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".


Ward Mission Leader

Brother Gary Wildey

Assistant Ward Mission Leader

Brother Spencer Morrison

Called to Serve From the Lyons Ward​​​

Sister Lacey Smith

Serving in the Idaho Nampa Mission

Sister Jessica Rouland

Serving in the Figi Suva Mission

Ward Missionaries

Brother & Sister Sergeant

Sister Rossell

Missionaries Called  to Serve in our Ward

Sister Flinders & Sister Slater

Full-time Senior Couples Missionaries Serving in our Ward

Elder & Sister Wood

Write to a Missionary

2019 Lyons Ward Cleaning Schedule


Doctrine and Covenants 42:41 

“And let all things be done in cleanliness before me”.

Ward Chapel cleaning assignments begins on Thursday nights starting at 6:30 pm.

Cleaning the Chapel usually takes about 1 to 1 1/2 hours if everyone assigned shows up.

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.

For the 2019 Family Ward Building Cleaning Assignments Click on "2019 Ward Cleaning Schedule" below.

2019 Ward Cleaning Schedule

Palmyra Temple Information




Doctrine and Covenants 138:54 

"Including the building of the temples and the performance of ordinances therein for the redemption of the dead, were also in the spirit world".

In the LDS Church, the holy Temples are the most sacred place on earth. There are 106 Temples throughout the world. 

What is a Temple and it's Purpose?

Palmyra Temple Website

Inside a LDS Temple

2019 Palmyra Temple Schedule

2019 Palmyra Temple Endowment Schedule & More

 Temple Interviews with a Stake Presidency Member

Every 3rd Thursday of the month at the Palmyra Stake Center at 6:30pm in the High Counsel room.

Every 3rd Sunday at the Fairport / Pittsford Ward Chapel at 12pm in the Family History Center room. 


L.D.S Church Links


Official Websites of the L.D.S. Church

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints

L.D.S. Church News

L.D.S. Newsroom

LDS Charities 

Ward Facebook Pages


Lyons Ward Activities

Lyons Ward Activities Facebook page

Lyons Ward Elder's Quorum

Elder's Quorum Facebook Page

Lyons Ward Relief Society

Relief Society Facebook Page

Lyons Ward Young Women's

Young Womens Facebook Page

L.D.S. Media


Official Media Links of the LDS Church. 

Mormon Channel


LDS Church Magazines

Church Magazines

LDS Manuals


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


LDS Family Services

LDS family services can point you in the right direction of where to get help. At this website you can find information on many different topics like:




Death, Grieving or Loss



Emotional & Mental Health

Pregnant & Single

Single Parent Families



Mormon and Gay



and More...

If you are needing help this is a great place to start.

Hope and Help

Family History - Genealogy


Research your family history. Find out who you are related to and learn family and personal stories of your relatives.

Family Search

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints have family history centers at some of their chapels. Here there are volunteers that will help you get started and also show you what to do. It is free to the public.

Here are a few locations in the Rochester area.

LDS Church Family History Centers

Palmyra Stake Center 

Temple Road

Palmyra NY

 Fairport - Pittsford Chapel

Kreag Road

Pittsford NY


Open to the public.

Local Response for the Homeless of Wayne County NY


You may not see them but in every community there are homeless people living among us. 

Others could be in an abusive situation at home and need to leave but have no where to go. 

This is what the Family Promise of Wayne County is about.

Below is the link for the homeless in Wayne County.

Family Promise of Wayne County

Family Promise Website

Lyons Ward - lds Education, Self-reliance, Seminary, Institute & Service Projects

Self-Reliance Initiative Classes


This educational program runs 12 weeks on 1 given topic. This is free and open to anyone including non-members.

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

Manuals & Videos

Pathway - BYU Education


Pathway is an online flexible, very

inexpensive way to pursue an 

educational degree. 

Pathway is a tri-semester entrance 

program that opens the door to online BYU courses and on your way to earn a associate's or bachelor's degree.

Start today by visiting the Pathway 

website and be on your way for a 

better life.


"Education is not Merely a Good Idea - 

it's a Commandment"
President Dieter F. Uchtdorf
Ensign November 2013 Edition "Two Principles for Any Economy"


BYU Pathway

Palmyra Stake Seminary & Institute


Seminary is a religious study program that is offered to students ages 14 through 18 years old. It is a 4 year program studying in depth the 4 Holy Scriptures, 

The Old Testament, 

The New Testament, 

Book of Mormon & 

The Pearl of Great Price.

Each student will receive a graduation certificate for how many years they have completed.

Stake Seminary Principle

Brother Don Gammon 

Stake Seminary Supervisor

Brother Steve Clark

Stake Seminary Teacher

Sister Beth Robinson 

(Lyons Ward Teacher)

INSTITUTE - for Young Single Adults and married Couples ages of 18 to 30 

Meet Weekly on Thursday nights at the Canandaigua Chapel, Relief Society Room at 7pm. 

Members from our Ward Serving in the Military


We, the Lyons Ward, are proud of the following individuals that have taken on the responsibilities to protect our great nation.

They are:

Adam Lockwood

United States Army

Nathan Lucia

United States Air Force

Kyle Williams

United States Air Force

We are also proud of those veterans, that have served in the armed forces from our Ward.

Thank You!

Lyons Ward Monthly Service Project (food link)


The Lyons Ward supports, by volunteering to help out at the 

"food link" drop off spot at the Lyons 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 distributed from 5pm and 7pm.

Below are the next "food link"


March 28th 

April 25th

More dates to be announced soon.