Japanese Language @ 9:45 a.m.
English Language @ 11 a.m.
Community gathering for tea, snacks and connecting @ 12:15 p.m.
All services include singing, shared and individual prayers, and other ways in which we worship God as part of the Beloved Community.
Sycamore has 10 bilingual services in both Japanese and English each year, which are often attended by Preschool families and families in the community.
Sermons from English Language Service
Thursdays at 6:00 pm for 45 minutes (conducted in English)
We explore a variety of Christian and Zen Buddhist meditation and mindfulness techniques together as spiritual companions. No experience required. All are welcome! This is a joint ministry of Sycamore Congregational and Mira Vista UCC churches, drawing upon practices of Open Door and the Mercy Center’s East West Program.
For the month of September, we are integrating readings from Hafiz and the Psalms.
OTHER SUNDAY ACTIVITIES
Tomodachi Time @ 10:15 a.m. (friendship time for children)
Nichigobu Fellowship @ 11 a.m. (primarily for Japanese language speakers)
Our Women’ Fellowship sometimes meets on Sunday or Monday. Its activities include beautiful arts and crafts, that often have a Japanese aesthetic. Check the Women’s Fellowship page for more information and Calendar of Events for updates.
Activities and meetings conducted in Japanese
• Japanese Worship Services/日語部礼拝
• Teatime/聖書研究会( ティータイム )
• Tomodachi Time/友達タイム
• Home Meetings/家庭集会
• Sharing Picture Books/絵本の会
• Hiking Club/お散歩会
• Sycamore FC/Family Soccer Club
Sycamore Related Links
• A-I-U-E-O School/あいうえお教室
• Japanese Language School/シカモア日本語教室
• Abacus Classes/そろばん教室
• United Church of Christ/米国キリスト合同教会
• United Church of Christ in Japan/日本基督教団
• Pacific School of Religion