50th Anniversary Commentary 

Bishop E. M. Yost was the original envisionary of the Aspen Chapel. Mr. Lyle Yost was E. M. Yost’s nephew and the original financier of the Aspen Chapel. They were both very innovative - E. M. with his unique vision of an interfaith chapel and Lyle with
Bishop E. M. (Earvey Megli) Yost was the first founder of the Aspen Chapel of the Prince of Peace. He was a Mennonite Minister, but he had a vision for establishing an independent chapel which would be universally open to all people of many faiths.