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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:

Faith

A few weeks back,missionaries came to our area.They moved house to house proclaiming the gospel of Jesus Christ It wasn't later but sooner rather than later two of the missionaries came to our family.One was Neilson (American) and another was Mabunda (a South African).They taught us about faith .They said"unfailing faith is fortified through prayer,your heartfelt pleadings are important to him."After which they left but kept on coming to our house on programm. I and my family are now happy because of our strength in faith.

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  • The organization most involved in what happened: Individual

Events like these happen:

rarely
   
often

Story Attributes/Tags

  • This story makes me feel happy
  • This story makes me feel indifferent
  • This story relates to family and friends
  • This story relates to self-esteem
  • This story relates to freedom
  • I saw what happened in the story
  • What happened in the story relates to my family

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: 22-30 years old
  • This story took place 2-6 months ago
  • Location: Mawuja, Jinja, Uganda
 
This story describes a...
broad need
specific
solution
specific
problem
The story is about...
social
relations
economic
opportunity
physical
well-being
 
 
Who benefited from what
happened in the story...
nobody
the wrong
people
the right
people
What type of change is your story about?
it requires a
continuous effort
temporary
change
lasting
change
 
 
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