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

June 3, 2018
Second Sunday after Pentecost
1 Samuel 3:1-20;

Psalm 139:1-6, 13-18;

2 Corinthians 4:5-12;

Mark 2:23–3:6

June 10, 2018
Third Sunday after Pentecost

1 Samuel 8:4-20 (11:14-15);

Psalm 138;

2 Corinthians 4:13–5:1;

Mark 3:20-35

June 17, 2018
Fourth Sunday after Pentecost

1 Samuel 15:34–16:13; Psalm 20; 2 Corinthians 5:6-10 (11-

13), 14-17; Mark 4:26-34

June 24, 2018

Fifth Sunday after Pentecost

1 Samuel 17:(1a, 4-11, 19-23), 32-49; Psalm 9:9-20;

2 Corinthians 6:1-13;

Mark 4:35-41

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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

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


July 1-6 Jr. High Summer Camp

July 22-28 Asian American Summer Camp

July 22-27 Annual Lake Tahoe Fellowship Retreat


Small Group Opportunities

Click here for

Small Group Opportunites


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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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.


Vacation Bible School

July 16-20, 2018

Traditional VBS 9:00 AM-1:00 PM

($15 holding deposit)

For kids Kindergarten-6th Grade

June 1st - Deadline Registration and Holding Deposit

Send your kids on an imaginative, impacting adventure! Filled with incredible Bible-learning experiences where kids see, hear, touch, and even taste!

For more information,

contact Momoko Newsome at

916-421-1017 or


Join the Choir!

Come!  Share! Rejoice!

Rehearsals are on

Mondays, 7:00 – 8:30 PM,

and before worship on Sunday mornings

Sacramento Japanese

Film Festival

Fri, July 20 - Sun, July 22, 2018

Crest Theatre

For more information and to purchase tickets, please visit the film festival’s website:


Contemporary Service

Sunday, June 10, 2018

10:30 AM
 Minister Chris Logan (the Movement UMC) contemporary service with Ryland Fernandez (SJUMC).

The Movement is a new church start-up focusing on outreach to the African-American community and will be lead by Pastor Chris Logan. As an introduction, Pastor Chris will preach at our church on June 10 and give a presentation about the new church.

June 3, Traveling the world I - Japan,
graduation and teacher appreciation Sunday, communion, no Sunday School

June 10, Minister Chris Logan
(the Movement UMC), contemporary service with Ryland, Sunday School party

June 17, Father’s Day, last day of choir, Traveling the world II - Egypt

June 24, Summer Sunday School starts. Traveling the world III

July 1, Laity Sunday, Communion

July 8, Rev. Peter Preaching

July 15, New year’s party fellowship, Traveling the world IV - Philippines (Ryland Fernandez)

July 22, VSB Sunday (Film festival weekend)

July 29,Traveling the world V

August 5, Young People’s report Sunday

August 12, Rev. Alison Barry (Loomis UMC)


Due to the re-pavement of the parking lot, SJUMC will be closed from Tuesday, June 5 - Friday June 8.

Teacher’s Appreciation Sunday

Sunday, June 3, 2018

The last day for our regular Sunday School was May 20.  There is a Special Sunday School party on June 10.  Summer Sunday School starts on June 24th!

Zoe Missionaries
Sunday, June 17, 2018

12:15 PM

UMW invites the SJUMC congregants to have an opportunity to hear Cheryl and Brandon Kim give an update on their life affirming missionary work in Thailand. They are working for Zoe International, a school that rescues children from sex trafficking. Please come and hear the Kims’ inspiring and challenging stories working with children in Chang Mai, Thailand on Sunday, June 17, after service, in the Fireside Room. All are invited to attend.

SJUMC Family Ministry Water Splash and Pizza Fun Day
Friday, June 8, 2018
Morse Community Park

5540 Bellaterra Drive
Elk Grove, CA 95757

6:30 to 7:30 PM

Join us for SJUMC Family Ministry’s Event, Water Splash Fun Day! Morse Community Park in Elk Grove contains a large play area with a spray ground and large picnic area. We will bring water balloons and shaving cream for children to play with. We’ll also order pizzas for everyone.

39th Annual

Lake Tahoe Fellowship Retreat

Zephyr Point

Sun, July 22 - Fri, July 27, 2018

Keynote Speaker: Rev. John Oda

Theme: Planted By God

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

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.