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'To Bless All Mankind'

Meaningful giving

From the June 4, 2018 issue of the Christian Science Sentinel

A version of this article appeared in The Christian Science Monitor, January 22, 2018.


What makes a giver? A lot of heartwarming stories out there would suggest that there’s more to giving than simply dispensing funds. For example, in my community, children celebrating birthdays have asked friends to donate pet supplies to the local animal shelter instead of bringing gifts.