アホのめぐみ

ふつうの笑い話や脳の破壊を呼ぶ笑い話、ガンの治し方、生徒たちを合格に導いた話、苦しみからの脱出、希望実現、ユニークな子育て、運をよくする話 ・・・まだまだありますが、幸せになってほしいから書いてるブログ

"Footprints"

These are the poems my mother wrote and sent me.when I was feeling terrible.

 

"Footprints"

「"One night I dreamed a dream.
I was walking along the beach with my Lord.
Across the dark sky flashed scenes from my life.
For each scene, I noticed two sets of footprints in the sand,
one belonging to me
and one to my Lord.

When the last scene of my life shot before me
I looked back at the footprints in the sand.
There was only one set of footprints.
I realized that this was at the lowest and saddest times in my life.

This always bothered me and I questioned the Lord about my dilemma.
"Lord, you told me when I decided to follow You,
You would walk and talk with me all the way.
But I'm aware that during the most troublesome times of my life there is only one set of footprints.
I just don't understand why, when I needed You most,
You leave me."

He whispered, "My precious child,
I love you and will never leave you
never, ever, during your trials and testings.
When you saw only one set of footprints
it was then that I carried you."」
 
copyright(C)1964 by Margaret Fishback Powers