- A kind man offered a homeless stranger something to eat after seeing him rummaging through a bin
- The stranger was about to eat a stale pie when the man offered to buy him food
- Social media users were touched by the generous gesture and act of kindness
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Local Good Samaritan, BI Phakathi, has shared a video on social media. The footage shows him speaking to a homeless man who was about to eat a rotting pie. He offered to buy him food and took him to the local store where the grateful man was able to take all he needed.
Phakathi shared the video on his Facebook page. He met the man while he was at the petrol station to fuel his car. He saw the homeless man rummaging through the garbage in search for food before emerging with the stale pie. Feeling sorry for him, Phakathi called out to him and asked him if he needed something to eat. He then took the man to a nearby shop where he bought him some food.
Social media users were touched by the footage and the man's sad circumstances. Facebook user Colette Steensma said:
"I praise God for you and His generous spirit evident in you! Bringing the gospel to the poor and needy. I truly believe you are the Apple of our Father’s eye"
Nomasango Nama said:
"God bless you my brother,I've been following your posts.You are such a blessing,I wish and I pray that God bless me so that I can be the blessing to others even with the little that I have"
Cynthia Washington said:
"If only every man/woman would open their hearts to help another human being like you. You are such a prime example of how God wants us to be. Love and Respect one another. Lend a helping hand to your brother. Thank you for warming my heart"
Wendy Kalas-Sirae said:
"Bless your heart... God bless you always"
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Lois Bradshaw said:
"Praise god I will love to see your face"
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