Sacramento Japanese 
United Methodist Church

Sacramento Japanese United Methodist Church

6929 Franklin Blvd.

Sacramento, CA 95823

(916) 421-1017

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Loving God • Serving Others • Transforming Lives

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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

Invitation to Worship

10: 30 AM

March 3, 2019

Last Sunday after the Epiphany

Exodus 34:29-35; Psalm 99;
2 Corinthians 3:12–4:2;
Luke 9:28-36, (37-43a)

March 10, 2019

1st Sunday of Lent

Deuteronomy 26:1-11;
Psalm 91:1-2, 9-16;
Romans 10:8b-13;
Luke 4:1-13

March 17, 2019

2nd Sunday of Lent

Genesis 15:1-12, 17-18;
Psalm 27;
Philippians 3:17–4:1;
Luke 13:31-35

March 24, 2019

3rd Sunday of Lent

Isaiah 55:1-9; Psalm 63:1-8;
1 Corinthians 10:1-13;
Luke 13:1-9

March 31, 2019

4th Sunday of Lent

Joshua 5:9-12; Psalm 32;
2 Corinthians 5:16-21;
Luke 15:1-3, 11b-32

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.



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


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.


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

Child Care Available

The Nursery is available for children 0-2 years old and for 3-4 year olds transitioning into preschool. The room is by the Sanctuary and the Narthex (the entry to the Sanctuary). There are two Nursery attendants there between 10:00 AM and 12:00 PM

SJUMC Older Adult

Dance Group


10:00 AM

Multi-Cultural Hall

Line Dance for

Older Adults

Senior Open Gym

Every Tuesday (Fireside Room) & Thursday (Gym)

9:30 am - Walking

10-11:00 am - Exercise

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.

Rise Against Hunger

Meal Packaging

Sunday, March 24, 2019

1:00 PM - 3:30 PM


We still have a long way to go to reach the $3400 minimum for our March 24th packaging event and our goal of $6800 to package 20,000 meals! Please consider donating to help us reach our goal. Information is in the link below.

Join the Choir!

Come!  Share! Rejoice!

Rehearsals are on

Mondays, 7:00 – 8:30 PM,

and before worship on Sunday mornings

Special Luncheon to Honor

80 years old and older

Saturday, April 6, 2019

11:30 AM

Sponsored by Older Adult Ministry

Please RSVP Gloria Imagire by March 24.

Spring Food Sale

Pre-order & pre-pay by May 9, 2019

Pick up on Saturday, May 18, 2019

10:30 AM to 12:30 PM

Volunteers are needed for food prep, cooking, and pick up. If you can help, please contact Victor Shibata or Tommy Hoshiyama.

Udon, Chow Mein, Spam Musubi, Korean Short Ribs w/kimchi, Sesame Chicken Bento

Order your food today!

Order Form


All Church Clean up and Potluck!
April 7, 2019

After Worship Service

Annual spring cleaning of the church. Bring your gloves. Cleaning supplies will be provided. Wear appropriate clothing for cleaning. After cleaning, we will enjoy a potluck lunch. Please bring a dish to share.

Sacramento Pentecost Circuit Workshop

“The Disciple Making Process: TeamWorks Tools for Creating Vital Faith Communities”

Futurecasting, with

Rev. Dr. Craig K. Miller
March 30, 2019
10:00 AM - 2:00

Holy Week Worship

 -8:30 AM Garden Service

 -8:00-10:30 AM Breakfast by Youth

 -10:00 AM Easter Egg Hunt

 -10:30 AM Traditional Service

40th Annual

Lake Tahoe Fellowship Retreat

Zephyr Point

Sun, July 21 - Fri, July 26, 2019

Keynote Speaker:

Deacon Mike Friedrich

Theme: Ordinary People Finding Themselves with Extraordinary Powers

Click links for more information, deadlines, and registration forms:

Bowling Green Family Dinner

Friday, April 26, 2019

5:30-6:30 PM

Bowling Green McCoy (Not Chacon) Volunteers are needed beginning at 2:30 PM to prepare and serve dinner. Please contact Sue Teranishi at if you are interested.