History Rich Church Celebrates 146 Years

TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) -- Longevity, tradition, faith and a birthday were all celebrated Sunday afternoon at one Topeka church.

St John African Methodist Episcopal Church enjoyed their 146th birthday in the Capital City.

The history rich congregation invited everyone to celebrate through song, dance and scripture.

St. John AME's roots date back to 1868 and has been named a city, state and national historic site for its longevity of service to the community.