Welcome to Pioneer Congregational United Church of Christ

You will quickly discover that the Pioneer community is truly a family, rich in the relationships that matter most. Growing together, we worship, we serve, we laugh, we cry, we learn, and we reach out to our world with life-transforming truth. We reach out to you, as well. Our doors are open. Our hearts are open too. If you’ve been thinking, praying, searching and hoping for a place to belong, we say again…WELCOME!

"No matter who, no matter what, no matter where you are on the journey of life, you’re welcome in this place.”

Join Us for 10AM Sunday Service

All are welcome!

2700 L Street
Sacramento, CA 95816

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Commemorative Bricks Now Available

Help us pave the way to peace around Pioneer Church’s Community Peace Pole

Personalized historic bricks are now available for memorials, graduations, births, special birthdays, milestones, christenings, anniversaries and reunions. They will be installed to surround our World Peace Pole creating our Commemorative Peace Garden.


Sun 30

Sunday Worship Service

July 30 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Aug 05

Women’s Breakfast

August 5 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
Aug 06

Social Justice Committee Meeting

August 6 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Aug 19

Men’s Breakfast

August 19 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am


What Is Human? (07-17-2017)

What does it mean to be human? Check out this episode!

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Accepting Criticism (07-09-2017)

Sometimes the things we should do are not the things that society thinks should be done. Check out this episode!

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Our Independence (07-02-2017)

Pastor Phil is on vaction this week but he has left us some words to meditate upon. Check out this episode!

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Breaking Dysfunctions to Gain Healing (06-25-2017)

In a family where relationships count more than goodness, abuses are kept as family secrets. Healing requires breaking bad relationships. Check out this episode!

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A Covenant Community (06-18-2017)

For most people, family membership and national citizenship are determined by their faith. A covenant community, however, is formed by mutual, conscientious commitments. Check out this episode!

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A Real, Solid God (06-11-2017)

A solid is three-dimensional. The three dimensions that define us are Creation, our Communities and our own Consciences. God is in all three. Check out this episode!

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We Are the Legacy of Christ (05-28-2017 )

Sometimes we wonder why we exist. Even Jesus had a time when he wondered if he would leave a lasting impression in this world. We are called to be that lasting impression of one who loved unconditionally. Check out this episode!

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Does God want our allegiance?

By Pastor Phil Konz | Jul 16, 2017

Full disclosure, I have trouble with the word allegiance. It conjures up the relationships in feudal societies. We have romantic visions of knights swearing allegiance to their liege lord. Oaths of allegiance bound them to the service of a noble of […]



July 2017 Pioneer Post

Enjoy the July 2017 Post and be sure to check out:

– God Bless Us, Whoever We Are
– UCC’s response to the political violence in Virginia
– Pastor Phil’s response to Does God want our allegiance?

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Street parking is available around the church. The nearest parking facility is Sutter Community Parking Garage, 2701 and N street, and persons who come to Pioneer church’s Sunday service can use this facility for free. Please do not park in spaces designated for others. Upper levels are preferable for you to park.


Spaces For Rent

Because of our big building, we can provide office, meeting, rehearsal, and worship spaces for non profit organizations.

If you are interested, please call the church office (916)443-3727 or send us an email connect@pioneerucc.org Of course, you can reach us through Facebook message too.



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