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FRISBEE WITH A LEPROSY BROTHER

FRISBEE WITH A LEPROSY BROTHER

On a recent trip to a leprosy quarantine village The small team I was leading from the U.S. and I got to share in experiencing something very unique for the first time! We had arrived at the closest known spot to the Leprosy village to park. As James King, a team member, was offloading the bundles of brand new jackets from the roof rack, Curtis Dukes, a team member, noticed a rubber Frisbee in the S.U.V. He grabbed the Frisbee and we started…

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Love Conquers Leprosy

Love Conquers Leprosy

How one man’s daughter (and granddaughter) bring joy to his heart—as well as to a community Dear Friend of His Feet International, Grandchildren are a joy and a comfort to most grandparents, but few elderly leprosy patients ever get to experience that pleasure. That’s because so many feared catching the dreaded disease prior to the introduction of effective medicines in the 1970s (and irrational fear and superstition still keeps many away). And that’s why patients were exiled to remote colonies,…

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