The Mission of the South East District is to inspire, challenge, resource, and connect all our congregations in the Broward, Miami Dade, and Monroe County to become healthy, growing, disciple-making congregations. Here you will find all the information you need on things happening in the South East District. Please take a look around!

October is Pastor Appreciation Month

This month each congregation has the opportunity to show their appreciation, love and support for their pastors. Click HERE for ideas on how to celebrate your pastor.

South East District DCOM Last Meeting 2018

This meeting will be held at Plantation UMC

  • Tuesday, October 16 (materials due in UMCARES by Sept 18) LPRs only

South East District DCOM Meetings 2019

These meetings will be held at Plantation UMC

  • Tuesday, February 5  (materials due in UMCARES by January 8)
  • Tuesday, April 8 (materials due in UMCARES by March 11) First Provisional attempt
  • Tuesday, August 20 (materials due in UMCARES by July 23) Second Provisional attempt
  • Tuesday, October 15 (materials due in UMCARES by Sept 17) License Renewals

Missional Vital Signs

Report Due the 10th of Every Month

The purpose of the Missional Vital Signs is to help church leaders increase their congregation’s faithfulness to our biblical mission, “Making disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world.” By focusing attention on the five core practices involved in cultivating mature followers of Jesus Christ, Missional Vital Signs helps leaders remain true to the Great Commission (Matthew 28:18-20). Fruitfulness in fulfilling our biblical mission. By tracking one measurement for each practice, leaders gain a sense of whether their congregation is becoming more or less effective in carrying out the Great Commission. To access your MVS, please CLICK here.

Conference Events coming soon


Discipleship: Learn about North Naples process for making disciples, new members, and continuous spiritual formation. This church has a great way of putting systems in place and wants to share these with you. This is truly a teaching church!

Date: Mon/Tues October 15 & 16 (starting 10 am on 15th, ending before lunch on the 16th)

Where: North Naples UMC, Naples FL

Cost: Only your travel costs

Who should attend? Churches with a team of 3-5 people (clergy and/or staff person, lay volunteer, committee person, etc.?)

Registration link: Click on DISCIPLESHIP

Clergy Gathering
January 29 - February 1, 2019 - Epworth By The Sea

In lieu of our Clergy Gathering which had been tentatively scheduled October 23 - 24, 2018, we are inviting you to attend the Winter Conference at Epworth By The Sea, January 29 - February 1, 2019. This will be a combined event with the Bishops and clergy of the North Georgia, Mississippi, South Georgia and Florida Conferences. Dr. Tod Bolinger, author of Canoeing The Mountains, will be the keynote speaker. 

Be sure to register soon as we expect this to be a sold out event.

Click HERE to register.  Click HERE for the flyer.



Contact Us

The Florida Conference of The United Methodist Church

450 Martin L King Jr Ave
Lakeland, FL 33815

(863) 688-5563 or toll free (800) 282-8011