• Registration is now open for the 2016 Southeastern Jurisdiction Disaster Academy! Join with others from across the region for a time of learning and fellowship. Click the banner for registration info, speakers, schedule, workshops, and more.

  • YPIM is a camp experience with hands-on mission opportunities for youth and young adults. Our hope is that this event serves as a launch to empower them to serve with new eyes and a heart for Christ. Each year, young people serve with local mission projects, worship together, fellowship and grow with family groups, dive into Bible studies, and make valuable UMC connections. Click the banner for more info!

  • Click here to see our 2014 Annual Report Brochure, where you will find a full-color synopsis of last year's efforts that will shed light on the far-reaching impact of our Team Leader Training and health insurance programs, our various Next Generation initiatives, as well as snapshots of our 2014 financial report and 2014 Giving Tuesday campaign.

  • Click on this banner to learn more about the various ways you can support UMVIM SEJ with your prayer, time and resources.

  • Are you a trained team leader? Have you selected your project and gotten your team together? Great! The next step is to register your team. Start by clicking on this banner.

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Welcome to our site

United Methodist Volunteers in Mission, SEJ is the short-term mission sending agency of the Southeastern Jurisdiction of the United Methodist Church. UMVIM exists to promote, encourage, and enable Christians to exemplify “Christian Love in Action” through short-term mission service at home and abroad.

Our website furthers our mission by providing ways for you to learn more and get involved. Thanks for visiting. Your support is appreciated.

Team Openings

  • June 17-27, 2016. Work with AHMEN to help the citizens of Honduras lead healthier, happier lives by learning about the needs of local communities. Lead workshops on awareness and prevention of ailments, and on the value of communication, networking and microfinance. No special skills are required, but a major asset to their team would be those with expertise in the following fields: Spanish/English Fluency, Natural Medicine, HIV/AIDS Prevention & Awareness, Midwifery, Microfinance, and Photography/Videography. The approximate cost is $1700. For additional information, please contact Michael Franklin at frankmj42@gmail.com.

  • August 11-21, 2016. Join James River District UMC of Petersburg, VA as they minister to the people of Alsozsolca, Hungary through Bible School, worship, and other relational opportunities. The cost is approximately $790 + airfare. For more information, please contact Linda Carty at lmcarty2003@yahoo.com.

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