Back on stewardship Sunday this past September, parochial administrator Father Dan Shaughnessy and associate pastor Father Nicklaus Winker issued a challenge to parishioners of St. Joseph in Imperial.
Increase contributions. Simple as that. Give just 5 percent to the parish, and wondrous things will happen.
They did, and it has.
Parishioners responded to the challenge in such a big way that the parish school is reducing tuition for next school year.
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