Helen Keller was only 19 months old when she lost her sight and hearing due to an unknown illness. She became so frustrated by her inability to communicate with her parents that she would frequently fly into rages, sometimes on an hourly bases.
Then at 7 years old, Keller met her miracle teacher in the person of 20 year old Anne Mansfield Sullivan. Keller would latter mark the day they met as her “soul’s,” birthday, and the most significant moment in her life.
Their relationship had a tempestuous start. The young Keller pinched and kicked her new teacher, and knocked out one of her teeth. Sullivan persevered patiently earning the girls trust and affection. With the help of her teacher, Keller learned to use her hands to interpret and connect with the world.
So began a relationship between teacher and pupil that lasted forty nine years. One that saw Keller blossom into one of America’s most inspirational figures. From her lifelong struggle to perfect her oral and non-communication skills to her array of academic and literacy achievements. Keller’s life was defined by a fierce determination to not let her disabilities hold her back.
Helen Keller became the first ever deaf and blind person to graduate with a college degree.
Through her spirited advocacy for the rights of woman and people with disabilities. Helen Keller was the co-founder of the American Civil Liberties Union. Keller was determined to ensuring that those who would come after her would have an easier hill to climb than she had. Source: goalcast.com
Helen Keller was a woman of great fortitude and perseverance. That’s what America needs through its individual citizens. Combined with biblical based spirituality, and that will salvage the United States once again from all internal or external enemies. Through the following principles when owned by her people.
Teach me Your ways, O LORD, I will walk in your truth, unite my heart to fear your name. I will praise You O LORD my God with all my heart, and I will glorify your name for evermore,” Psalms 86:11-12.
“Let us not grow weary while doing good, for in due season we shall reap, if we do not lose heart,” Galatians 6:9.
“Being confident of this very thing, that He who has begun a good work in you will complete it until the day of Jesus Christ,” Philippians 1:6.
“Now to Him, who is able to do exceedingly abundantly above all that we ask or think, according to the power that works within us,” Ephesians 3:20.
“Oh, that people would give thanks to the LORD for His goodness, and for His wonderful works among the people. Let them sacrifice the sacrifices of thanksgiving, and declare His works with rejoicing,” Psalms 107:21-22.
“Even to your old age, I am He, and even to gray hairs I will carry you! I have made you, and I will continue to deliver you. To whom will you liken to Me, and make them My equal. By comparing Me with them that we should be alike? ” Isaiah 46:4-5.
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