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

April 7, 2019

5th Sunday in Lent

Isaiah 43:16-21; Psalm 126;
Philippians 3:4b-14; John 12:1-8

April 14, 2019

Passion/Palm Sunday

Psalm 118:1-2, 19-29; Luke 19:28-40
6th Sunday in Lent

Isaiah 50:4-9a; Psalm 31:9-16;
Philippians 2:5-11; Luke 22:14–23:56

April 19, 2019

Good Friday

Isaiah 52:13–53:12; Psalm 22;
Hebrews 10:16-25; John 18:1–19:42

April 21, 2019

Easter Sunday

Acts 10:34-43; Psalm 118:1-2, 14-24; 1 Corinthians 15:19-26; John 20:1-18 (or Luke 24:1-12)

April 28, 2019

2nd Sunday of Easter

Acts 5:27-32; Psalm 150;
Revelation 1:4-8; John 20:19-31

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.

Join the Choir!

Come!  Share! Rejoice!

Rehearsals are on

Mondays, 7:00 – 8:30 PM,

and before worship on Sunday mornings

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.

Holy Week Worship

 -8:30 AM Garden Service

 -8:00-10:00 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.

Rummage Sale  
Saturday, May 4, 2019

The rummage sale is right around the corner!  We welcome all your gently used clothing, useable small appliances, kitchenware, toys, household items, books, bed and table linens, shoes, purses, and jewelry.  We are also accepting e-waste: electronics, such as TVs, computers/laptops, cell phones, microwaves, working or not working.  You can start to bring your rummage sale items starting Sun, April 27, Mon 9:30 AM-12:30 PM, Tue-Thu 9:30 AM-2 PM, Fri 9:30 AM-4 PM.  If you have the time to help us sort on Fri, May 3 we would love to have you join us.  It is a great time to visit and chat and perhaps find that treasure you’ve been looking for.