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  Here is a collection of stories that I have found meaningful in some way. Stories have many uses; I use them as an icebreaker to open a meeting. Often times I use stories to convey a message and sometimes I tell stories just to get a laugh. If you read the Bible, you will notice that OUR LORD JESUS CHRIST used a lot of stories when he taught. I would also like to thank all for sending me all these great stories over the years. Keep them coming my Friends. Eddy Chai.
  The Bamboo Seed
   

One day I decided to quit...I quit my job, my relationship, my spirituality... I wanted to quit my life. I went to the woods to have one last talk with God.

"God", I said. "Can you give me one good reason not to quit?"

His answer surprised me...

"Look around", He said. "Do you see the fern and the bamboo?"

"Yes", I replied.

"When I planted the fern and the bamboo seeds, I took very good care of them. I gave them light. I gave them water. The fern quickly grew from the earth. Its brilliant green covered the floor. Yet nothing came from the bamboo seed. But I did not quit on the bamboo.

In the second year the Fern grew more vibrant and plentiful. And again, nothing came from the bamboo seed. But I did not quit on the bamboo.

He said."In year three there was still nothing from the bamboo seed. But I would not quit.

In year four, again, there was nothing from the bamboo seed. I would not quit." He said.

"Then in the fifth year a tiny sprout emerged from the earth. Compared to the fern it was seemingly small and insignificant...But just 6 months later the bamboo rose to over 100 feet tall. It had spent the five years growing roots. Those roots made it strong and gave it what it needed to survive. I would not give any of my creations a challenge it could not handle."

He said to me, "Did you know, my child, that all this time you have been struggling, you have actually been growing roots? I would not quit on the bamboo. I will never quit on you."

"Don't compare yourself to others." He said. "The bamboo had a different purpose than the fern. Yet they both make the forest beautiful."

"Your time will come", God said to me. "You will rise high"

"How high should I rise?" I asked.

"How high will the bamboo rise?" He asked in return.

"As high as it can?" I questioned

"Yes." He said, "Give me glory by rising as high as you can."

I left the forest and bring back this story. I hope these words can help you see that God will never give up on you. HE will never give up on you! Stay Blessed.

The same may happen to you and your MLM business. Sometimes for weeks, months and even years, you see no results or results that are not to your expectations. Do not give up. Success may be just round the corner. "Don't compare yourself to others. Your time will come. You will rise high."  Eddy Chai.

 
  Story Archive
   
  For Your Health.
  No more English
  The Realities of Golf
  Stories For Adults Only. Warning: You may find some stories offensive but it is good for your heart.
  Stories for Christians.
  Never give in
  How business is done
  Cowboy Boots
  A gold urinal
  I've learned....
  Blonde Jokes
  That's GOD.
  Politicians
  FAMILY
  DEFECTIVE PARROT
  I ASKED GOD
  Footprints- New version
  Exercise for seniors
  No wonder men are happier!
  Go slow and watch out for the chicks...!
  Triple Filter Test
  Great Salesman
  Now we know you are one of us
  Just for laughs
  Today's women
  Potentially & realistically
  The driver and his wife
  Women's terminology!
  Husband Mart
  Don't Mess With Old Ladies
  Bryan
  Two good questions
  Pedal
  The Little Old Lady
  Two lines
  Definition of success
  Fix the brakes
  Write your hurt in sand
  Rules from the man side
  Public Restroom Humor
  Prison Vs Work
  Mrs Thomson and Teddy
  Law of the seed
  Bring your upline
  Odds and Ends
  You were in my class
  MAD WIFE
  Sharpened your Axe?
  That's Life.
  Who makes coffee?
  A Prayer
  I gonna miss you
  Jack and his buddy Bob
  The Little Things
  "There's no charge for love"
  It is good to be a woman:
  Polish divorce
  Healthy Eating
  Navajo Indian
  "But my thumb still hurts like hell"
  WOMAN'S LIFE CYCLE.............
  THE BRICK
  Another Blonde Story
  DIARRHEA
  ''Thank God'
  Bob Hope
  Joe and John
  Creepy huh?
  DONT ARGUE WITH CHILDREN
  4 - 8 year old
  I love my job
  No milk
  A penny
  CORPORATE LESSONS.
  Bush and the Queen
  Pay attention, people!!!"
  Get my teeth
  Eternal truth
  Heaven's grocery store
  A glass of milk
  The Florist
  "Watch and learn,"
  The Rancher's widow
  Arsenic
  Mr. and Mrs. Leland Stanford
  The drugs are wearing off...
  Old Fred
  I'm telling everybody!
  Smile
  The carpenter
  Why I fired my secretary
  NEIL ARMSTRONG
  SARS
  WHY WE LOVE CHILDREN...
  Retarded?
  Boss first please
  Think twice
  A crusty old man
  Honey, My Love, Darling, Sweetheart, Pumpkin
  Going the wrong way
  Be careful
  The Cracked pot
  Lawyers
  Stop complaining
  Love does not need a reason
  No ears
  Colored people
  Yearly performance reviews
  Satan's meeting
  Air India
  People who have made a difference in your life
  7-11
  Cheap parking
  The Hare and the Tortoise
  My Dad
  Love and Time
  Language
  Gambling odds
  Elvis
  Dr. Norman Vincent Peale
  MUSINGS OF A GOOD FATHER ON A BAD DAY
  Athenium orator Isacrotese in 430 B.C. said
  We shrug the act of achievement
  Everybody, Somebody, Anybody and Nobody
  Have you ever noticed
  Sir Alexander Fleming
  Two sons
  Jokes on marriage
  Friends
  Love your woman
  The farmer and the lawyer
  The way we look at things
  Two traveling angels
  There's got to be a pony!
  Cellular phones
  The Stonecutter
  I asked God
  Different teaching system
  Roger Bannister
  Two men went to the Pub
  The frog and the centipede
  Three old pilots
  Moishe
  Landmines
  Duck eggs Vs Chicken eggs
  Tee-up.
  Tiger Woods Vs Paul Azinger. Year 1999
  Time
  A professor from Cornell University
  SENIOR HUMOR
  The CAGE
  The 90/10 Secret
  Problems! Put them down
  Can you read this?
  You are so blessed
  Sarah
  Why are we here in the Zoo
  Love, Wealth and Success
  "In God we Trust"
  KISS. Keep It Simple Special.
  "No, Dad. You hold my hand."
  One........
  Four Seasons of Life
  Discoveries & Inventions of Man & WOMAN
  God granted man's wish.
  THE YEAR 1905
  Make a difference today.
  "The one you feed."
  "I only have a small frying pan."
  Copy and Paste
  Lunch with God
  Royalty Income.
  Cannot do 2 MLM at the same time.
  The devil's greatest tool, "Discouragement"
  Sand and Stone
  Elephants
  Guidelines from God.
  HOW ANY COMPANY'S POLICIES GET ESTABLISHED
  Franklin D. Roosevelt.Winston Churchill.Adolph Hitler.
  THE IMPORTANT THINGS IN LIFE
  NEW. A Strong Woman (or Man)
  Kids in Church.
  The Perfect Couple
  NEW. I've learned....
  Christopher Columbus
  The Timid brave
  Mom, where did I come from?
  I've got 3 new prospects
  Tourist visiting Rome
  Daddy, how much do you make an hour
  Go home and empty your cup
  How come you come
  And God said,
  Alexander the Great
  Many moons
  The Cross Room
  Jose can you see
  The life of the bird is in your hands
  Hot dog
  Professor study on image
  Professor speaking in a nudist camp
  Two black eyes
  The lady forgot to pull up her zippers
  Waiter, waiter, don't flush the toilet
  All your meals are included in fare
  Marketing Strategies
  The two mental patients
  Instructions for Life
  If I had to live my life over
  Empty Your Cup
  Think out of the box
  The Tight-rope walker
  Favorite Books
  Courage
 
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