Lyons First UMC celebrates paying off loan

11/21/2016


Shown here are members of the Hope for the Future Capital Campaign Committee as they make the last payment for the Wings of Hope and filling station at the Lyons First United Methodist Church. The committee has been able to raise more than $100,000 in less than a year to pay off the loan.

Members include Rev. Jim Morrow, Terri Johnson, Mary Alice Wilder, Melvin McBride, Shari Adam, Jeremy Joyner and Ashley Murphy.


Shown here are Kevin Hill, Trustees chair, Rev. Jim Morrow, and Dr. Chris Ramsey at the note burning held at Lyons First UMC on Sept. 25.


Melvin McBride, Mary Alice Wilder, Shari Adam, Terri Johnson, Mark Montfort, Jean Hill, Paula Krulic, Kevin Hill, Dr. Chris Ramsey, and Rev. Jim Morrow of Lyons First UMC attend the note burning ceremony on Sept. 25. The church is now debt free after raising more than $100,000 in less than a year to pay off the loan.