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 6, 2018
Sixth Sunday of Easter
Acts 10:44-48

Psalm 98

1 John 5:1-6

John 15:9-17

May 13, 2018
Seventh Sunday of Easter

Acts 1:15-17, 21-26

Psalm 1

1 John 5:9-13;

John 17:6-19

May 20, 2018
Pentecost Sunday

Acts 2:1-21

Psalm 104:24-34, 35b

Romans 8:22-27

John 15:26-27; 16:4b-15

May 27, 2018

Trinity Sunday

Isaiah 6:1-8

Psalm 29

Romans 8:12-17

John 3:1-17

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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

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.

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


May 12 Saturday District Conference

May 25-28 Los Rios District Camp at Camp Lodestar

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.

CEW #106178

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.


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:

Annual Spring Rummage Sale

Saturday, May 26, 2018

9:00 AM to 3:00 PM

Gently used clothing, shoes, bedding, table linens, household items, kitchen goods, purses, told items, kitchen goods, purses, toy jewelry, books, Cds, and small working appliances are available.

Donations may be brought to the church from Sun, May 20, 9 AM to 1PM, Mon through Thur from 9 AM to 1 PM, and Fri 9 AM to 3 PM. Please call the church office at 916-421-1017 to arrange drop off outside these hours.

Pentecost in the Park

(One day-One church)

Sunday, May 20, 2018

10:30 AM

William Land Park @

12th & Riverside Blvd.

We will start with a join worship service, then a potluck lunch. Many fun activities for all generations! Bring a chair if possible. (You can choose to worship at SJUMC at 10:30 AM and join the picnic at the park afterwards)

Big Day of Giving

Thursday, May 3, 2018

The Big Day of Giving is a 24-hour online giving challenge that brings together the Sacramento region's nonprofit community to help raise much needed unrestricted funds and shine a spotlight on the work these organizations do to make this the place we call home. Even more, they have built a cooperative, collaborative community of nonprofits in the Sacramento region. That's why we love the Big Day of Giving! For more info,


Asian Food & Cultural Bazaar

Saturday, May 5, 2018

10:00 AM to 3:00 PM

Come and join us at the annual bazaar and have some delicious teriyaki chicken, Korean short ribs, chow mein, udon, sushi, baked goods and more!  There will be handmade crafts and greeting cards for sale, entertainment, games for the kids, and a raffle.

Annual Bazaar

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

2018 Bazaar - Yonsei Eyes.jpg

Bags of Grace

Packing of Bags

Sunday, May 27, 2018

After worship service

The packing of the Bags of Grace will be held on May 27th.  Donations of the following items are appreciated. Please bring them to church by May 20.

Bowling Green
Family Lunch Program

Saturday, May 26, 2018

9:00 AM Prep; 11:30 AM Serve

Volunteers needed to prepare and serve lunch to families from Bowling Green school. Contact Sue Teranishi at if you are interested.

Youth Camp Fundraiser

Sunday, May 27, 2018

During Fellowship Hour

$5 Spam Musubi & Miso Soup

Pre-orders will be available between

May 6 and May 20.

Please support the youth! All proceeds will help pay for camp fees.

If you would like to help with making spam musubi, please contact Momoko.