• United Methodist Volunteers in Mission, Southeastern Jurisdiction (UMVIM, SEJ) is pleased to announce that Rev. Matt Lacey has been named Executive Director. Click this banner to learn more about Rev. Lacey and when the transition will begin.

  • The 2017 SEJ Disaster Academy will be hosted by the Western North Carolina Conference in Ashboro, NC. Click on the banner for more information.

  • 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.

  • 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

  • September 8-17, 2017. A group from churches in the North Georgia Conference is looking for volunteers to join their team to work with the Methodist Church in Cuba. The team will be doing minor building projects, repairs and cleaning projects as well. The approximate cost will be $1750, including airfare. If you are interested in joining this team or would like more information, please contact Melody Davis at melodylorraine@yahoo.com.

  • September 9-17, 2017. Asbury Memorial United Methodist Church is sending a team to Quito, Ecuador with SIFAT. The team will be working on construction projects and conducting Vacation Bible School. Approximate cost is $2300. For more information, please contact cctaylor@umcsc.org.

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