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

May 5, 2019

3rd Sunday of Easter

Acts 9:1-6, (7-20); Psalm 30;
Revelation 5:11-14; John 21:1-19

May 12, 2019

4th Sunday of Easter

Acts 9:36-43; Psalm 23;
Revelation 7:9-17; John 10:22-30

May 19, 2019

5th Sunday of Easter

Acts 11:1-18; Psalm 148;
Revelation 21:1-6; John 13:31-35

May 26, 2019

6th Sunday of Easter

Acts 16:9-15; Psalm 67;
Revelation 21:1-10, 22–22:5;
John 14:23-29

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


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:

Rummage Sale  
Saturday, May 4, 2019

9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

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.

Praise Dance Ministry

Mondays, beginning May 6, 2019

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Fireside Room

Suggested donation $2

 The Older Adult Ministry is excited to announce a new exercise class for all ages. Praise Dance is a hybrid of exercise and dance. The choreography emphasizes stretching and breathing as well as some other dance movements, like Zumba.

Golden Gala Celebration
SSIP 50 years of SSIP

Saturday, May 18, 2019

St. Anthony Parish

Doors open 5:00 PM with Dinner and Auction. Tickets are $50.00 with Regular or Vegetarian Dinner, $20.00 for children under 12, Free for 5 years and younger. Please contact

Shigeko Shibata for tickets.

Teachers Appreciation/Graduation
 Sunday, June 2, 2019

The last day for our regular Sunday School is May 19.  Summer Sunday School starts on June 30, Sunday!

Pentecost in the Park

Sunday, June 9, 2019

William Land Park

12th & Riverside Blvd

10:20 AM Worship at SJUMC

11:30 AM Pot Luck at William Land Park

Fun activities for all generations!

Bring a dish to share

Bring a chair