St. John AME Church In Aurora, IL Host Historic Investiture Services
The marvelous facility known as St. John AME Church in Aurora, IL (2950 Bilter Road) recently hosted the investiture services for the Rev. John F. White as president of the Council of Bishops of the African Methodist Episcopal Church for the Fourth Episcopal District. The district covers a territory that includes Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Wisconsin and also Canada. According to information provided by St. John AME, the bishop's investiture service was the first ever in Illinois. Approximately, 1,000 people attended the services.