Marion Young (Texas)
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I know the plans I have for you, says the Lord, plans for your welfare and not for harm, to give you a future with hope. - Jeremiah 29:11 (NRSV)
I am only four feet seven inches tall. In kindergarten, I was constantly teased about my height. The ugly words troubled me. One day I asked God, “Why did you make me so small?”
Now I am a special education teacher who specializes in teaching students with impaired vision. Early...
God has a purpose for me.
Victims of bullying
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