Southeastern Jurisdiction
Tuesday, January 26, 2021
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.

Open Letter to People Called United Methodist

in the Southeastern Jurisdiction

June 2020


Postponed 2020 Southeastern Jurisdictional Conference Information



Gulfside Assembly

Gulfside Assembly is an important part of the SEJ. Learn more about Gulfside 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 grant and scholarship funding entity to support continuing education opportunities at Lake Junaluska. The Intentional Growth Center plans to begin awarding scholarships and grants in the fourth quarter of 2020.

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.