By LaVern Johnson
A large crowd enjoyed celebrating the 105th anniversary of the Lyons Community Church last Sunday, with the Stover Street Stompers from Fort Collins bringing in the jazz; a group of costumed church folks (Jerry Fike, Debbie Tabor, Chuck and Kitty Keim, Sam Miller, Jani and Zeke Little, and others) led by Carol Pranschke singing a ballad of old-time music. Pastor
Claire McNulty-Drewes gave the message of the church : “To be a community center in the heart of Lyons, offering God’s hope and promise to all!”
LaVern Johnson gave the following history of the church: Although there was Methodist preaching along the St.