Methodists to observe 125th On Sunday, Nov. 10 the United Methodist Church of Wakonda will be having a special day in observance of 125 years of service.
Plans are for an 11 a.m. service followed by a catered dinner. At 2:30 p.m. they will hold a commerative service.
In 1935 the church celebrated 58 years of service and then in 1977 the 100th anniversary was celebrated.
All living former pastors have been invited to share in the day and over 100 letters have been sent to former members and friends of the church.
A history book noting the events of the past 25 years is being prepared. The first 100 years of history was recorded for the 1977 celebration.