• Giving Tuesday 2017 is approaching, and we hope that you will partner with United Methodist Volunteers in Mission, Southeastern Jurisdiction to promote, encourage and enable Christians to exemplify “Christian Love in Action” through short-term mission service! In 2016, $30,065 was raised through the generosity of people like you to help train, connect, and mobilize over 9,000 United Methodist volunteers to nearly 60 countries. Click on the banner for more info!

  • The South Georgia and Florida Annual Conferences are in the process of transitioning from emergency response to long-term recovery in order to address the aftermath of Hurricane Irma. For details from their Disaster Response Coordinators, click on the banner to go to our Disaster Response Project List and scroll to the sections for Florida and South Georgia Annual Conferences.

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  • UMVIM, SEJ works in partnership with missionaries and organizations around the globe. Click here to take a look at our International, Domestic, Southeastern Jurisdiction, and Young Adult Mission Opportunity Lists.

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

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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

  • May 27-June 4th, 2018. Alabama Honduras Medical Educational Network (AHMEN) is looking for looking for volunteers to teach practicums in Ecofeminism, Clean Water, Emergency Medicine, Lifeguarding, Microbanking, Networking/Reporting for Activism, and Resource Mapping. Additionally, English/Spanish translators and individuals with video editing experience are requested.

  • February 18-28, 2018 Hendersonville NC First United Methodist Church has openings on their team to Corozal, Belize. Their primary task is the completion of the Corozal Methodist Guest House remodeling project, to provide housing for humanitarian/church groups visiting the area and produce income for the church. The team will also partner with church members to develop the Guest House website and marketing plan, collaborate with elementary teachers on curriculum development and collaborate with church leaders to develop a Sunday school program. Those with skills in construction, education, or spiritual formation are requested. Approximate cost is $1,500. For more information, contact Dick Weaver at WhitewaterRPh@gmail.com

Inspire. Inform. Interact.


  • Please be in prayer for those who have been affected by the storms that came through the southeast the weekend of January 21, 2017.