One night a man had a dream.
He dreamed that he was walking along the
beach with the Lord.
Across the sky flashed scenes from his life.
He noticed two sets of footprints in the
sand: one belonging to him,
the other to the Lord.
When the last of his life flashed before
him, he looked back at the
Footprints in the sand.
He noticed that many times along the path
there was only one set
He recalled that it happened at the very
lowest and saddest times in his life.
He questioned, “Lord, you said that once I
decided to follow you,
you’d walk with me all the way.
Then why during the most troublesome times
in my life
When I needed you most, would you leave me?”
The Lord replied, “My precious, precious
child, I love you and would
never leave you.
During your times of trials and suffering,
when you see only one set
of footprints, it was then that I carried
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