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Please tell a story about a time when a person or organization tried to help someone or change something in your community:

Following The Right Way

After i realise that my parents are not leading in right way,i decide to give my life to God.My parents were very dissapointed with what i did as they were devil worshipers.They told me that if i dont fall there way i am going to be sacrifice.What i did i keep on praying and fasting then i approached certain paster who was helping me in prayer.I stand firm in that faith i had and i was welcomed in pastors home where i am living now.

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  • The organization most involved in what happened: Individual

Story Attributes/Tags

  • This was an important story that I will remember for a long time
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • This story relates to creativity
  • This story relates to freedom
  • I was affected by what happened in the story
  • What happened in the story relates to my family

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 22-30 years old
  • This story took place 7-12 months ago
  • Location: Kibera Soweto, Nairobi, Kenya
 
This story describes a...
a need
a problem
a solution
The story is about...
social
relations
economic
opportunity
physical
well-being
 
 
Who benefited from what happened in the story...
the right people
nobody
the wrong
people
This story describes a...
good idea that failed
bad idea
good idea that
succeeded
 
 
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