♥♥ After the sudden loss of one of our twin daughters in August 2009, we
placed this poem that she loved so much on our page. We love you & miss you, Michelle! ♥♥
Footprints in the Sand
One night I dreamed I was walking along the beach
with the Lord. Many scenes from my life flashed
across the sky.
In each scene I noticed footprints in the sand.
Sometimes there were two sets of footprints, other
times there was one only.
This bothered me because I noticed that during the
low periods of my life, when I was suffering from
anguish, sorrow or defeat, I could see only one set of
footprints, so I said to the Lord,
“You promised me Lord,
that if I followed you, you would walk with me always.
But I have noticed that during the most trying periods
of my life there has only been one set of footprints in
the sand. Why, when I needed you most, have you not
been there for me?”
The Lord replied, “The years when you have seen
only one set of footprints, my child, is when I carried
Mary Stevenson, 193