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Vernon Park Church of God was founded in 1955 while headquartered in a garage by Pastors Claude and Addie Wyatt on the Southside of Chicago

Contact Info

1975 E. Joe Orr Road Lynwood, IL 60411


Life Ministry


Mission Statement:

The LIFE (Living In Faith Everyday) ministry exists to empower widows/widowers of Vernon Park Church Of God, the community and beyond, with support, encouragement, resources, and referrals that promote healing, wholeness and restoration.


President Rev. Alice L. Elzy (
Vice President Sister Ruth Watts
Treasurer Sister Barbara Middleton
Secretary Mother Laura Cobbs (Deceased)

Noteworthy Annual Event:

Mid-July Balloon Release (in remembrance of a loved one)


We believe Charlotte Peeples and McKinley Brown met at one of our events, they are now husband and wife.

Upcoming Virtual Event:

2 Hour Challenge (Contest)