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Why You Should Give Til it Hurts (a Little)

Why You Should Give Til it Hurts (a Little)

One day about 10 years ago, the Martinez family, St. Louis parishioners, received a sample roll of toilet paper in the mail.

They had never received one before, and they have never received one since. To most of us, this might seem like an insignificant occurrence, but for Susan and Glenn and their children, it marked a definitive confirmation of a leap of faith they had just agreed to take.