Maplewood United Methodist Church makes yearly contributions, along with other United Methodist Churches in Missouri, to funds which serve in a variety of ways. Through this connectional giving, Missouri churches are able to make an impact that no individual church could make alone.

Episcopal Fund
$528,281 given by Missouri Churches

Bishops serve the annual conferences and provide
leadership to the entire denomination. This fund
supports salaries, benefits and expenses. It is apportioned
to the Missouri Conference from the General Conference.
Bishops are an important connection among the annual
conferences, central conferences, the general church and
the world.