Category Archives: Worship

The Blue Sky Beyond My Window — 17th Sunday after Pentecost – October 2, 2022 at 10am JST

Join the West Tokyo Union Church community for a September online worship service. Our guest speaker for this Sunday will be Mr. Khai Ing Lu. His message is entitled, “The Blue Sky Beyond My Window” and will touch your heart … Continue reading

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The Great Chasm — 16th Sunday after Pentecost – September 25, 2022 at 10am JST

Join the West Tokyo Union Church community for a September online worship service. Our preacher for this Sunday will be Rev. Dr. Jim Sack. We will be using our new Zoom link which is attached below. In-person services will be … Continue reading

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Christ’s Sacrifice on the Cross Covers Our Shame — 15th Sunday after Pentecost – September 18, 2022 at 10am JST

Join the West Tokyo Union Church community for a September online worship service. Our preacher for this Sunday will be Tim Boyle. We will be using our customary Zoom link but the link will soon change so stay tuned. In-person … Continue reading

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Peace Amid Upheaval– 14th Sunday after Pentecost – September 11, 2022 at 10am JST

Join the West Tokyo Union Church community for the first online service of the fall season. Our lay preacher for this Sunday will be Malcolm Foster. We look forward to seeing you all again virtually. We will be using our … Continue reading

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The Story of the Slave and the Truth about Equality — 13th Sunday after Pentecost – September 4, 2022 at 10am JST

Join the West Tokyo Union Church community for the first online service of the fall season. Our preacher for this Sunday will be Rev. Paul Shew. We look forward to seeing you all again virtually. We will be using our … Continue reading

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Jesus’ Jubilee – 3rd Sunday after Pentecost – June 26, 2022 at 10am JST

Join the West Tokyo Union Church community for the last online service of the summer season. After this June 26th worship service, we will take a break from our regular online communal services until we resume once again on the … Continue reading

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Sharing, Repairing, and the Ties that Deepen Relationships – 2nd Sunday after Pentecost – June 19, 2022 at 10am JST

The miracle of the multiplication of the loaves and fish may not be so much a conjuring up of food out of thin air, but the beautiful things that happen when we make ourselves vulnerable and share ourselves. Join our online … Continue reading

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The Power of Hope – First Sunday after Pentecost – June 12, 2022

Hope keeps us going, doesn’t it? We all have things we look forward to, things we hope will happen — but not all of them come true. But the hope God offers “doesn’t disappoint,” as the Apostle Paul says in … Continue reading

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On the Breath of God – Pentecost – June 5, 2022

Our next Sunday service for the West Tokyo Union Church community will be held in person at our traditional meeting place on the campus of the Lutheran Seminary in Mitaka. It will also be broadcast remotely via our regular Zoom … Continue reading

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Discerning God’s Path – Sixth Sunday after Easter – May 29, 2022

We would like to extend a warm West Tokyo Union welcome to our guest preacher, Lu Dong, who has traveled the world and currently lives in Tokyo. Lu will be giving a very personal and powerful message about how God … Continue reading

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