200 S. Locust (corner of Locust and Jackson) Street - Loda, Illinois

Sunday Worship Service at 9:15 a.m.

Sunday School for all ages at 11:00 a.m.

We welcome everyone to our services!


During the September 3rd's Worship Service, Don Peterson played, in duet, with a Swedish orchestra, via video. This beautiful and moving violin piece is titled "Koppangen" and can be found by clicking on "We Are Inspired" on the left, click to open "Recent Sermons" and then click to listen "Offertory Music". You'll be glad you did!


A group of youth and adults participated in the Iroquois River District Summer Mission trip to Mission, South Dakota on the Redbud Lakota Reservation from July 8th to the 18th. During the August 6th Worship Service, the Mission Team presented a program on their trip and experiences. You may listen by, on the left, clicking on "We Are Inspired". Then, click on "Recent Sermons" and the window will open with the "Mission Team Experience" will be at the top of the list. Just click on it and turn up your volumn!


This year of 2017 we celebrate our 160th anniversary!

In 1857 Rev. Thomas Cotton, a Methodist Circuit Rider, held services in private homes

and in 1861/62 a church building was built.

Many changes have been made over the years to the physical building

but, by God's good grace, the spirit remains the same!


We were treated to an original composition by Don Peterson during September 4th's (2016) Worship Service.

To listen to "Sophie's Melody ", click on "We are Inspired" on the left and open "Recent Sermons".

Scroll down to find the selection.

A community service is being offered by the Loda UMC in collaboration with Christ Lutheran High School.

Lunch time meals can be delivered to the homebound of Loda Monday, Wednesday, and Friday of each week.

Meals are prepared by the Cissna Park Dairy Queen, the cost is $4.00 per meal, with deliveries after 11:30 a.m.

For more information and a monthly menu, please call 386.2237.

We are very blessed to have Annette Davis and Don Peterson as our musicians during Sunday Worship Service. You may enjoy their talents by going into the "We Are Inspired" tab on the left and click on "Recent Sermons". There you will find "Offertory Music" and "Special Music" for your listening pleasure.