The church was built in 1902 at a cost of £4,643, with 580 seats for both the congregation and the choir.
The original Methodist chapel for that area of Basingstoke was in premises in Flaxfield Road.
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But as previously mentioned, the church has roots dating back to the 19th century, thus in many ways, it is much older than the 42 years that it has operated on Franklin Boulevard.
A tale of two churches The formation of the Sacramento Japanese United Methodist Church occurred as a result of a merger between the Pioneer Methodist Church of Sacramento and the Florin Japanese Methodist Church. The following year, under the direction of Superintendent Harris, the church was formally organized.
The services are led by Rev Howard Long and occasional visiting preachers. We also have early morning Holy Communion at 8.45am once a month as per the circuit plan.
Midweek Worship takes place in the church every Wednesday for half an hour from 12.15pm -12.45 pm.