Southeastern Jurisdiction
Tuesday, February 25, 2020
Making disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world

2020 Jurisdictional Conference

Welcome to the 2020 Southeastern Jurisdictional Conference web site. Our 2020 Conference theme is This I Know, based on the well-loved Hymn #191 in The United Methodist Hymnal, "Jesus Loves Me." The scriptural basis for our theme is Mark 12:28-34. 
July 15-17, 2020
Lake Junaluska Conference and Retreat Center
Lake Junaluska, NC

SEJ Pre-General Conference Briefing 2020

A pre-General Conference Briefing will be held on Monday and Tuesday, March 9-10, 2020, at The Connection UMC (formerly Andrew Price Memorial UMC), 2846 Lebanon Pike, Nashville, TN 37214. The event will begin at 1:00 p.m. on Monday, March 9, and conclude on Tuesday, March 10, at 11:30 a.m.
On Monday we will hear from the General Agencies about proposed legislation. Following those presentations, we will break into Legislative Committee groups for further discussion around proposed legislation. The Connection UMC has graciously agreed to provide our dinner at 5:45 p.m. on Monday evening.
On Tuesday, beginning at 9:00 a.m., we will be briefed on The Protocol for Reconciliation and Grace Through Separation, followed by a presentation and Q&A with Mr. William Waddell, Legal Counsel for the Council of Bishops, who has been involved in the development of the legislation related to The Protocol. We will conclude our work at 11:30 a.m.
This Pre-General Conference Briefing is being planned for General Conference delegates and first lay and clergy alternates from the 15 Annual Conferences of the SEJ. Information sent to those delegates can be found here.

Important Documents and Links Related to 2020 SEJ Conference

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