Sacramento Japanese 
United Methodist Church

Sacramento Japanese United Methodist Church

6929 Franklin Blvd.

Sacramento, CA 95823

(916) 421-1017

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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

February 3, 2019

4th Sunday after the Epiphany

Jeremiah 1:4-10

Psalm 71:1-6

1 Corinthians 13:1-13

Luke 4:21-30

February 10, 2019

5th Sunday after the Epiphany

Isaiah 6:1-8, 9-13

Psalm 138

1 Corinthians 15:1-11

Luke 5:1-11

February 17, 2019

6th Sunday after the Epiphany

Jeremiah 17:5-10

Psalm 1

1 Corinthians 15:12-20

Luke 6:17-26

February 24, 2019

7th Sunday after the Epiphany

Genesis 45:3-11, 15

Psalm 37:1-11, 39-40

1 Corinthians 15:35-38, 42-50

Luke 6:27-38

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.

Japan Mission Trip scheduled for
March 2019

The final mission team trip to Japan is tentatively scheduled for March 5-19, 2019, with Sue Teranishi as the Team Leader. This trip will focus on a Ministry of Presence to remind survivors we remember them. Tsunami, earthquake, Fukushima anniversary activities around March 11 will be a focus of the trip as well as a visit to the Asian Rural Institute. There will be more details to come. If you might be interested in joining the team, please talk to Sue or Rev Motoe.

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.

Bowling Green Family Dinner

Friday, February 22, 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.

Join the Choir!

Come!  Share! Rejoice!

Rehearsals are on

Mondays, 7:00 – 8:30 PM,

and before worship on Sunday mornings


Sunday, March 10, 2019

1:00-3:00 PM

AMF Land Park Bowling Lanes

5850 Freeport Blvd.

SSIP will pay your entrance fee if you get $30 in pledges when you bowl. We than you for your support as we give food to cover 5,000 individuals a month. Registration will be available in the Fellowship Hall.

Benefit Concert for

Rise Against Hunger

ACC Guitar Ensemble

Sunday, February 17, 2019

1:00-3:00 PM

SJUMC Sanctuary


Health Day Clinic

Sunday, February 24, 2019

After Worship Service

By a group of Pharmacists and Pharmacy Students

Fireside Room

Medication review/brown bag: Bring a bag of all your prescriptions and over the counter/natural drugs or list.

Special Luncheon to Honor

80 years old and older

Saturday, April 6, 2019

11:30 AM

Sponsored by Older Adult Ministry

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: