Southeastern Jurisdiction
Saturday, August 18, 2018
Making disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world

Southeastern Jurisdiction

of The United Methodist Church

Welcome to the Southeastern Jurisdiction (SEJ) of The United Methodist Church. As a part of The United Methodist Church, we provide spiritual formation, leadership development, and worship opportunities for all. We believe that informed, trained, and challenged Christians can bring much-needed transformation to the church and communities all over the world.
Links to the agencies and ministries of the SEJ are highlighted below. We invite you to become acquainted with our ministry outreach across the Southeast.

August 2017 College of Bishops Statement Regarding Racism


Review the SEJ College of Bishops Q & A about the Judicial Council


Welcome to 2016 Jurisdictional Conference. All updates and results of the 2016 SEJ Conference can be found by following this link.


View photos from the 2016 SEJ Conference here.



Gulfside Assembly

Gulfside Assembly is an important part of the SEJ. Learn how to help here.

Hinton Rural Life Center

Hinton Rural Life Center is a place of hospitality, spiritual growth, and renewal. Find out more.
Lodging reservations:

Lake Junaluska Conference and Retreat Center

Find out more. 

Lodging Reservations



Heritage Center (SEJ Archives and History)

The Heritage Center (SEJ Archives and History) houses the historical collection of the Southeastern Jurisdiction of The United Methodist Church. 

Intentional Growth Center

The Intentional Growth Center (IGC) serves as a continuing education and renewal center for both clergy and laity. IGC designs and offers courses and growth experiences for individuals.

SEJ United Methodist Volunteers in Mission

United Methodist Volunteers In Mission (UMVIM), SEJ is the short-term mission agency that exists to promote, encourage, and enable Christians to exemplify "Christian Love In Action" through short-term mission service.


The Southeastern Jurisdiction Association for Native American Ministries (SEJANAM) assists annual conferences in areas related to Native American Ministries. This ministry falls under the Lake Junaluska Conference and Retreat Center.