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


many years ago,two evangelistic were walking in southern Ethiopia.early in the morning,they had started on their way to the villages up on the mountains.the sky was clear and bright.As the two men walked along the winding little trail,they were very happy to be working for God.But after a while dark clouds gathered in the sky.great drops of rain fell upon the travelers.there was no place to go keep dry. so the two men kept on their way.without no minute to spare they were attacked by the robbers.they were bitten thoroughly but the police officer were near.the robbers were arrested.the two evangelists were helped by the police.police are very good people,in the country.they help man people while in danger


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  • This was an horrible story that I will remember forever
  • This story relates to food and shelter
  • This story relates to security
  • This story relates to respect
  • I saw what happened in the story

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 16-21 years old
  • The storyteller cannot remember when this story took place.
  • Location: Kibera, Nairobi, Kenya
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