Luciria Aguirre Naranjo (Valle del Cauca, Colombia)
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The psalmist wrote, “If I could fly on the wings of dawn, . . . [to] the far side of the ocean — even there your hand would guide me; even there your strong hand would hold me tight!” - Psalm 139:9-10 (CEB)
My great-grandniece, María Camila, started walking at
the age of ten months. To hone this new skill and feel more secure, she would hold on to someone’s hand. Because she was persistent, the process of learning to walk went faster than it might have.
Learning to walk the Christian path...
God can use my helping hand to guide others today.
Someone learning to walk again
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