“Imani” is Swahili for “faith,” and it’s the perfect name for Imani Biggers.
It’s been said that faith doesn’t have or know an age, and that’s certainly true with Imani.
When asked what she thinks makes her special, the soft-spoken, bright-eyed 9-year-old sits quietly for a few moments, pondering her answer. Her eyes well up with tears as she softly replies.
“I have God in my heart,” she said. “He watches over me.”