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

November 4, 2018

Twenty fourth Sunday After Pentecost

Ruth 1:1-18

Psalm 146:1-10

Hebrews 9:11-14

Mark 12:28-34

November 11, 2018

Twenty fifth Sunday After Pentecost

Ruth 3:1-5; 4:13-17

Psalm 127 (or Psalm 42)

Hebrews 9:24-28

Mark 12:38-44

November 18, 2018

Twenty sixth Sunday After Pentecost

1 Samuel 1:4-20

1 Samuel 2:1-10 (or Psalm 16)

Hebrews 10:11-14 (15-18) 19-25

Mark 13:1-8

Mark 10:35-45

November 25, 2018

Christ the King Sunday

2 Samuel 23:1-7

Psalm 132:1-12

Revelation 1:4b-8

John 18:33-37

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

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

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.

Family Worship

10:30 am

1st Sunday of each month

Bring the entire family and worship together!

No Sunday School

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Fall Rummage Sale

Saturday, November 3, 2018

Gently used clothing, shoes, bedding, table linens, household items, kitchen goods, purses, toys, jewelry, books, CDs, and small working appliances are available. Donations may be brought to the church from Sunday, October 28,

9 AM to 1PM, Monday through Thursday from 9 AM to 1 PM, and Friday 9 AM to 3 PM. Please call the church office at 916-421-1017 to arrange drop off outside these hours.


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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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.

2018 Advent Booklet Testimonies

Submissions are due

November 17, 2018.

Submissions can be turned in by email to Mindy Takechi at or at the church.


“The Disciple Making Process”

Saturday, November 17, 2018
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM


Speaker:  Rev. Dr. Craig Kennet Miller

Please join us to learn about the disciple making process as we go through the book TeamWorks: Spiritual Life of the Leaders.

Cost: Free (Potluck, please bring a dish to share)

To register please go to Free Nursery available (Ages 0-3). RSVP by November 10.

Any questions, please call 916-421-1017 or email

Bowling Green Family Dinner

Friday, November 30, 2018

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.

SJUMC / United Methodist Volunteers in Mission (UMVIM) Trip to India Presentation

Sunday, November 25, 2018
After Worship Service

Come and join us in hearing all about the mission trip to India.