Worship Services

May 1
6th Sunday of Easter
Family Worship and Holy Communion
Rev. Gary Oba preaching. Text: 1 Corinthians 13:1-13 Theme: God is made known through love.
Rev. Janet Cromwell giving children’s message.

May 8
7th Sunday of Easter
Festival of the Christian Home/Mother's Day Rev. Dave Cook giving the morning message. Children’s Choir singing.

May 15
Day of Pentecost
Wear Red to Worship
Rev. Gary Oba preaching. Text: Acts 2:1-4,
1 Corinthians 12:1-13
Theme: God has given each of us a gift.
Rev. Janet Cromwell giving children’s message.

May 22
1st Sunday after Pentecost
Rev. Gary Oba preaching. Text: Job 1:1-22 Theme: Keeping faith when blessings cease. Rev. Janet Cromwell giving children’s message.

May 29
2nd Sunday after Pentecost Family Worship with Praise Band
Rev. Gary Oba preaching.
Text: Job 3:1-10; 4:1-9; 7:11-21
Theme: Can we ever justify ourselves? Guest speaker giving children’s message.

Church Calendar

Church Events

  • Pentecost Worship

    Pentecost Worship

    Please join us for Pentecost Sunday, May 15! We will celebrate the birth of Christ’s Church and the 86th Anniversary of …
  • Children’s Day / “Kodomo no hi”

    Children’s Day / “Kodomo no hi”

    Saturday, May 7, 10:00 – 11:30 AM In Japan, “Children’s Day” is a day the entire family celebrates children. Please …
  • Ohana 2.0 Gathering

    Ohana 2.0 Gathering

    Saturday, May 14, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM Richard Yang, a veteran attorney with years of experience in estate planning …
  • Japanese Film Night

    Japanese Film Night

    Friday, May 27, 7:30 PM, Sanctuary On May 27, we will feature “Flavor of Happiness” / “Shiawase no Kaori.” Film …
  • One Worship Service and All Church Picnic

    One Worship Service and All Church Picnic

    Sunday, June 26, West LA UMC On Sunday, June 26, West LA UMC will have one combined English and Japanese …