I’ve always wanted my own house. I worked all day just to give my family a home to call our own; a home where we don’t have to deal with monthly rents and pesky tenants. I wanted a house where my kids can study and play, my wife can do chores, and I can cook. But I got tired. No matter how hard I worked, the dream seemed impossible. And somehow, I lost hope. Thankfully, Allah provided. Allah touched the heart of my employer and he gave me a house. It was completely unexpected, as I never asked him for one. So today, my family and I now live in a home we call our own. With the money I’ve saved, I can invest it somewhere else and make it grow. And I’ll forever be grateful to Allah for answering my prayer.

- Dianne Kathryn Datu

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