Southeastern Jurisdiction
Tuesday, October 27, 2020
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2020 Jurisdictional Conference



May 26, 2020, Call from Council of Bishops for Postponed 2020 Jurisdictional Conferences.


The new dates for the 2020 SEJ Conference will be November 10-12, 2021, at Lake Junaluska, NC. More details will follow.


The 2020 SEJ Conference has been postponed. The rescheduled dates will be set by the Council of Bishops and released soon. To see the letter sent to all SEJ Delegates and Alternates, click here.

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 was 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 began at 1:00 p.m. on Monday, March 9, and concluded on Tuesday, March 10, at 11:30 a.m.
On Monday we heard from the General Agencies about proposed legislation. The Connection UMC graciously provided our dinner at 5:45 p.m. on Monday evening. On Tuesday, we were 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.

PowerPoint presentations and handouts provided by representatives of the General Boards and Agencies can be found here

Important Documents and Links Related to 2020 SEJ Conference

The following documents have been or will be loaded to this web site as they are available. Check back regularly to ensure that you have seen available documents as they are uploaded.