Elders

Bob Lane

When people think of Lodge Church of God, many think of Bob Lane. Bob moved to Lodge when he was in 4th grade. He has been going to Church at Lodge Church of God since that time which was about 70 years ago. Bob is married to Roberta and they have 5 children . He has had many jobs over the years which include heavy equipment operator, auctioneer, and lead singer of Bob and the Spirituals. He loves serving at a Church that has great music, fellowship, freedom, and a willingness to serve those around them. When not at Church you can catch him fishing, with his horses, or meeting new people. If it is your first time at Lodge, find Bob and he will help you out!

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Steve Royce

Steve was invited by Connie, now his wife, almost 30 years ago to Lodge Church of God. He has been coming ever sense. He currently serves as an elder, Sunday school teacher, and in charge of prayer and praise request. He is married to Connie, has three kids, and 8 grandchildren. He recently retired after 40 years of driving for craft as an interstate driver. You can often catch him shooting pool or playing golf. He believes his purpose is to be an example of a servant of God. He loves serving at a Church that is so friendly, loving, and caring. 

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Mike Loyd

Mike Loyd was invited by a neighbor to Lodge Church of God since 2003 and has been coming ever sense. He currently serves as an Elder, on the Worship Team, and as a Sunday school teacher.  He is married to Candy, has five children, and three grandchildren. He recently retired from the position of VP Marketing for Farm Credit Illinois. His hobbies include hunting, fishing motorcycles, photography, woodworking, and playing guitar. He believes his purpose at Lodge is to assist in sharing God's word and the building of his Kingdom                         

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