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

Taking The Church Outside The Church

About a boy in our village who was handicapped.he had a vision in life which was good and he did not have any means of achieving that vision.The ministry of voice of salvation and healing church came in and tried but all was in vain since it did not work properly the way the church expected.the vision was to put up a kinyozi and mobile charging and that was very effective there in the village.the church purchased for him a generator and two shaving machine [wharl type] and several chargers for the start.when the business was set up it was very profitable and he was benefiting from the business.allover sudden the boy kept this machine careless and all was stolen.the business collapsed


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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 31-45 years old
  • This story took place more than 2 years ago
  • Location: Juja Rd Mathare, Nairobi, Kenya
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