Isaías Natanael Parra Almeida (Pichincha, Ecuador)
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Do not fear, for I am with you; do not be dismayed, for I am your God. I will strengthen you and help you; I will uphold you with my righteous right hand. - Isaiah 41:10 (NIV)
I was born with a withered Achilles tendon, and I walk with a limp. My parents took me to many doctors in search of a remedy to no avail. Despairing, I concluded that I would walk with a limp for the rest of my life.
When I was 15, I...
God provides strength in weakness.
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