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Keeping the Faith

The fields were parched and brown from lack of rain, and the crops lay wilting from thirst. People were anxious and irritable as they searched the sky for any sign of relief. Days turned into arid weeks. No rain came.

The ministers of the local churches called for an hour of prayer on the town square the following Saturday. They requested that everyone bring an object of faith for inspiration.

At high noon on the appointed Saturday the townspeople turned out en-mass filling the square with anxious faces and hopeful hearts. The ministers were touched to see the variety of objects clutched in prayerful hands – holy books, crosses, and rosaries.

When the hour ended, as if on magical command, a soft rain began to fall. Cheers swept the crowd as they held their treasured objects high in gratitude and praise.

From the middle of the crowd one faith symbol seemed to overshadow all the others A small nine-year-old child had brought an umbrella.

When you do something in life, have complete faith that you will definitely succeed. Never do anything with half-mind. FAITH is a great foundation to build your life.

Categories: Motivate Yourself
  1. July 26, 2010 at 10:00 am

    Very apt. Normally we do things but half heartedly without any faith in what we are doing. As a result the product is also half baked.

  2. July 26, 2010 at 10:05 am

    @ Shammi – true, faith has power to move mountains 🙂

  3. pinky
    July 26, 2010 at 2:06 pm

    Keep your dreams alive. Understand to achieve anything requires faith and belief in yourself, vision, hard work, determination, and dedication. Remember all things are possible for those who believe and Keep faith in themselves.”

  4. July 26, 2010 at 2:09 pm

    @ Pinky – Yes I agree fully, you have mentioned all ingredients + adding faith brings success as our final destination 🙂

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