Online Worship Services

You are invited to hear all of the online worship services by clicking on the links below.

September 20, 2020 Worship in English. Rev. Gary Oba preaching, Rev. Janet Cromwell offering the children’s message, Ryan Nagata serving as liturgist and reader, Lova Hyatt leading music, and Thomas Gaff on piano. “Look Up!”

September 20, 2020 Worship in Japanese. Rev. Becky Hirata preaching.

September 13, 2020 Worship in English. Rev. Gary Oba preaching, Rev. Janet Cromwell offering the children’s message, Stan Shimotsu serving as liturgist and reader, Pamela Sase Ryder and Ashley Ramsey leading music, Thomas Gaff on piano. “A Garden of Choices.”

September 13, 2020 Worship in Japanese. Rev. Becky Hirata preaching.

September 6, 2020 Worship in English. Rev. Gary Oba preaching, Rev. Janet Cromwell offering the children’s message, Stuart Shimotsu serving as liturgist and reader, Lova Hyatt leading music, and Thomas Gaff on piano. “Why We Give.”

September 6, 2020 Worship in Japanese. Rev. Becky Hirata preaching.

August 30, 2020 Worship in English. Rev. Gary Oba preaching, Rev. Janet Cromwell offering the children’s message, Guy Cheney serving as liturgist and reader, Pamela Sase Ryder leading music, Steve Fujii on guitar, and Thomas Gaff on piano. “The Great Hereafter.”

August 30, 2020 Worship in Japanese. Rev. Becky Hirata preaching.

August 23, 2020 Worship in English. Rev. Gary Oba preaching, Rev. Janet Cromwell offering the children’s message, Ryan Nagata serving as liturgist and reader, Ashley Ramsey and Lova Hyatt leading music, and Thomas Gaff on piano. “Light of the World.”

August 23, 2020 Worship in Japanese. Rev. Becky Hirata preaching.

August 16, 2020 Worship in English. Mr Stan Shimotsu preaching, Jane Shimotsu offering the children’s message, Kathy Orebaugh serving as liturgist and reading, Pamela Ryder leading music, Steve Fujii on guitar, and Thomas Gaff on piano. “Pandemics and the Fragrance of Christ.”

August 16, 2020 Worship in Japanese. Rev. Becky Hirata preaching.

August 9, 2020 Worship in English. Rev. Dr. Richard Kuyama preaching, Sheryl Enock offering the Children’s message, Stuart Shimotsu serving as liturgist and reader, Lova Hyatt leading music, and Thomas Gaff on piano. “Are You Angry?”

August 9, 2020 Worship in Japanese. Rev. Becky Hirata preaching.

August 2, 2020 Worship in English. Rev. Gary Oba preaching, Jeri Okamoto-Tanaka reading scripture, Lova Hyatt and Ashley Ramsey leading music, and Thomas Gaff on piano. “Fight the Good Fight.”

August 2, 2020 Worship in Japanese. Rev. Becky Hirata preaching.

July 26, 2020 Worship in English. Rev. Gary Oba preaching, Stan Shimotsu reading scripture, Ashley Ramsey leading music, Steve Fujii on guitar, and Thomas Gaff on piano. “Shameless Impostors.”

July 26, 2020 Worship in Japanese. Rev. Becky Hirata preaching. The Japanese language services are recorded on Sunday mornings and available to view on Sunday evenings.

July 19, 2020 Worship in English. Rev. Gary Oba preaching, Kathy Orebaugh reading scripture, Lova Hyatt, Ashley Ramsey and Pamela Ryder leading music, Steve Fujii on guitar, and Thomas Gaff on piano.

July 19, 2020 Worship in Japanese as recorded at Faith UMC. Please go to the Nichigo YouTube channel to watch Worship Services in Japanese pre-recorded at West LA UMC.

July 12, 2020 Worship in English. Rev. Gary Oba preaching, Kathy Orebaugh reading scripture, Ashley Ramsey and Lova Hyatt leading music, and Thomas Gaff on piano.

July 12, 2020 Worship in Japanese. The Japanese language service will be available for view on Sunday evenings.

July 5, 2020 Worship in English. Rev. Gary preaching, Lova leading music, and Ryan Nagata as liturgist and reader.

July 5, 2020 Worship in Japanese. Beginning this week, the Japanese language service will be available for view on Sunday evenings.

June 28, 2020 Worship in English. Rev. Gary preaching and new member Joy Prim! Pamela Ryder leading music and Guy Cheney serving as liturgist and reader.

June 21, 2020 Worship in English. Rev. Dr. Richard Kuyama preaching.

June 21, 2020 Worship in Japanese.

June 14, 2020 Worship in English. Rev. Gary preaching and special music.

June 14, 2020 Worship in Japanese.

June 7, 2020 Worship in English. Trinity Sunday.

June 7, 2020 Worship in Japanese. Trinity Sunday.

May 31, 2020 Worship Service in English. Pentecost Sunday!

May 31, 2020 Worship Service in Japanese. Pentecost Sunday!

May 24, 2020 Worship Service in English. Celebrating 90 years in ministry!

May 24, 2020 Worship Service in Japanese.

May 17, 2020 Worship Service in English led by Cal-Pac Annual Conference Leadership Team.

May 10, 2020 West LA UMC Worship Service in English. Happy Mother’s Day!

May 10, 2020 West LA UMC Worship Service in Japanese. Happy Mother’s Day!

May 3, 2020 West LA UMC Sunday Worship Service in English.

May 3, 2020 West LA UMC Sunday Worship Service in Japanese.

April 26, 2020 West LA UMC Sunday Worship Service in English.

April 26, 2020 West LA UMC Sunday Worship Service in Japanese.

April 19, 2020 West LA UMC Sunday Worship Service in English.

April 19, 2020 West LA UMC Sunday Worship Service in Japanese.

April 12, 2020 West LA UMC Easter Sunday Worship Service in English

April 12, 2020 West LA UMC Easter Sunday Worship Service in Japanese.

April 10, 2020 West LA UMC Good Friday Service in English.

April 5, 2020 West LA UMC Palm Sunday Worship Service in English.

April 5, 2020 West LA UMC Palm Sunday Worship Service in Japanese.

March 29, 2020 West LA UMC Worship Service in English.

March 29, 2020 West LA UMC Worship Service in Japanese.

March 22, 2020 West LA UMC Worship Service in English.

March 22, 2020 West LA UMC Worship Service in Japanese.