Sacramento Japanese 
United Methodist Church

Sacramento Japanese United Methodist Church

6929 Franklin Blvd.

Sacramento, CA 95823

(916) 421-1017

© 2016 Sacramento Japanese United Methodist Church

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Loving God • Serving Others • Transforming Lives

T h e C h u r c h o f f i c e w i l l b e c l o s e d

t h e w e e k o f D e c e m b e r 2 6 t h t h r o u g h D e c e m b e r 3 0 t h .

P h o n e m e s s a g e s w i l l b e c h e c k e d .


Sunday worship begins at 10:30 AM every week at the Sacramento Japanese United Methodist Church . The Holy Communion is celebrated on the first Sunday of each month.  All are welcome!

Rev. Motoe Yamada Foor, Senior Pastor




6929 Franklin Blvd.

Sacramento, CA 95823

Phone: (916) 421-1017



ファイアーサイドルームにて 講師:風戸牧師

Japanese Language Bible Study

Every 4th Sunday of the month

with a potluck

Fireside Room

聖書は自分一人で読んでいて意味のわからな い箇所に遭遇することがあります。毎回、聖 書の学びの会の後、皆さんと感想や意見を交 わしあい聖書を学びあうのも楽しいものです 。4月から旧約聖書のヨブ記を共に勉強し、 災難を信仰によって如何ににして、乗り越え るかを学びますので御参 加をお勧めいたします。

Invitation to Worship

10: 30 AM

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Small Group Opportunities

Click here for a list of

Small Group Opportunites


Monday      9:00 am-1:00 pm

Tuesday     9:00 am-1:00 pm

Wednesday 9:00 am-1:00 pm

Thursday    9:00 am-1:00 pm

Friday        9:00 am-1:00 pm


If you have questions regarding our church, upcoming events, suggestions to improve our website, please call the church office at

(916) 421-1017 or e-mail at


We are a praying people who believe in the Power of Prayer. If you would like to submit a prayer request, please click here for the form & instructions.

SJUMC Older Adult

Dance Group


10:00 AM

Multi-Cultural Hall

Line Dance for

Older Adults


We have joined up with a recycling project. Schedule your pick up and the proceeds can be donated to us!


Items they pickup, working or not:

All TVs, video games, computers, monitors, fax machines, calculators, desktop copiers, cell phones, phones, printers, vacuum Cleaners, speakers, keyboards, scanners, mice, laptops, networking equipment, power tools, and more! All electronics are recycled locally in California.

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Senior Open Gym

Every Tuesday (Fireside Room) & Thursday (Gym)

9:30 am - Walking

10-11:00 am - Exercise

South Sacramento Interfaith Partnership (SSIP) Food Closet

SSIP Provides emergency food to South Sacramento needy families and individuals.  Food drop off boxes are available in the Fellowship Hall.



日語よスーグー、月3日日礼前朝 時よ。フイーイルムて うご加だい

Japanese Language Small Group

3rd Sunday of the month

in the Fireside Room at 9:30 a.m.

February 5, 2017
Fifth Sunday after the Epiphany
Isaiah 58:1-12
Psalm 112: 1-10
1 Corinthians 2:1-12  3:1-12
Matthew 5:13-20

February 12, 2017
Sixth Sunday after the Epiphany
Deuteronomy 30:15-20
Psalm 119:1-8
1 Corinthians 3:1-9
Matthew 5:21-37

February 19, 2017
Seven Sunday after the Epiphany
Leviticus 19:1-2, 9-18

Psalm 119:33:40
1 Corinthians 3:10-11, 16-23
Matthew 5:38-48

February 26, 2017
Transfiguration Sunday
Exodus 24:12-18
Psalm 99
2 Peter 1:16-21
Matthew 17:1-9

Worship at ACC Care Center

4th Wednesday of each month

10:00 - 10:30 AM

ACC Care Center Dining Hall

7801 Rush River Dr.

On the fourth Wednesday of each month, we lead a wonderful time of worship with the residents.

Bringing Church to Them

At Carlton Plaza

Sunday, February 12, 2017

12:45 - 1:30 PM

6915 Elk Grove Blvd.

Elk Grove, CA 95758

(next to Nugget Market)

Craft Room, 2nd floor

(midway down the hall)

When members are not able to come to church, we bring the church to them!  We will have opening prayer, brief introductions, devotional, hymns, prayer requests, & closing prayer.

15th Annual Crab Feed

Saturday, February 11, 2017

Multi-cultural Hall

Adult Tickets: $50

Children under 10: $15

Tickets can be purchased after church on Sundays beginning in December until the week before the crab feed.  Tickets can also be purchased  at the office.

Click here for more info:  CRAB FEED

38th Annual

Lake Tahoe Fellowship Retreat

Sun., July 23 - Fri., July 28, 2017

Keynote Speaker:  Colleen “Coke” Tani

Theme: Dissolving the Walls and Opening our Hearts: For Such a Time as This

Click here for more information and registration forms:

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Stop Hunger Now

Meal Packaging & Fundraising

Sunday, March 5, 2017

12:30 - 2:30 PM

Join the movement to end hunger in our lifetime! Help us reach our goal to package 10,152+ meals on March 5th.

Volunteers are needed to help package food & donations are needed for this event.  Registration and donations taken online:


“Nihonmachi: The Place To Be” and “Growing Up Sansei”

April 29 & 30, 2017

2:00 PM (both days)

Buddhist Church of Sacramento

2401 Riverside Blvd.

Two live performances by the

Grateful Crane Ensemble Productions.  Co-sponsored by Buddhist Church of Sacramento, ACC Senior Services & SJUMC. Tickets available after worship service and at ACC Senior Services.  For additional information & ticket prices, please click on the link below:



Physical Wellness - Massage Workshop by Joy Nakamura

Wednesday, February 22, 2017
10:15 am -11:15 am

Learn self-care techniques to improve your balance and to care for your feet. You will experience the healing, cheering, and relaxing essential oils
and receive a relaxing aromatherapy foot bath.
Please bring a towel for this workshop. 10 minute massages will be available at no charge after lunch.


Asian Food & Cultural Bazaar

New Date & Time

Saturday, May 6, 2017

11:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Day of Remembrance


Sunday, February 19, 2017

10:00 AM - 5:30 PM  


In conjunction with the opening of three exhibitions celebrating the vast and rich culture of Japan, the Crocker will present 7.5 hours of continuous programming commemorating the 75th anniversary of the signing of the United States’ Executive Order 9066 during World War II. The day will close with a screening of Grave of the Fireflies directed by Isao Takahata, co-sponsored by the Sacramento Japanese Film Festival. Join us for all or part of this reflective day.

For more info, visit

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