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Charles Spurgeon's Illustration Collection
A woman who was known to be very poor, came to a missionary meeting in Wakefield, and offered to subscribe a penny a-week to the mission fund, 'Surely,' said one, 'you are too poor to afford this?' She replied, 'I spin so many hanks of yarn a-week for my living, and I'll spin one hank more, and that will be a penny a-week for the society.'
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Spurgeon, Charles. Entry for 'Giving'. Charles Spurgeon's Illustration Collection. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/eng/fff/g/giving.html. 1870.
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