Humanity has a huge issue of disregarding their real problems. Sometimes, it’s in regard to a situation at work or among their circle of friends, - which is something important, but in reality, they have a more urgent need inside of them.
There is a large amount of archaeological evidence to claim that tattoos existed in Egypt between 4000 and 2000 BC, and were also used by natives of Polynesia, the Philippines, Indonesia and New Zealand (Maori), who would tattoo themselves in rituals connected to religion.
Survivors of the Andes plane crash did not want or like to eat human flesh, but they were hungry and when a person is hungry, there are no limits - he will pay whatever he needs to pay and do whatever he needs to do.
We must understand that God works His favours in us according to our expression of faith. When we take action—no matter how small it is, whether it’s in our thoughts or a simple prayer—, we immediately place ourselves before Him.