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.

Ministerial Education Fund
$657,474 given by Missouri Churches

The United Methodist Church has 13 seminaries to train
clergy. This fund provides assistance to those who are
in seminary. A portion of the fund is used by the Board
of Ordained Ministry for working with those preparing for
ministry and for continuing education and other pastoral
support for current clergy