One night a man had a dream, and he dreamed that he was walking
along the beach with the Lord. Across the sky flashed scenes of
his life, and for each scene he noticed two sets of footprints in
the sand, one belonging to him and the other belonging to the Lord.
After the last scene of his life flashed before him, he looked back
at the footprints in the sand. He noticed that many times along
the path of his life there was only one set of footprints. And he
also noticed that it happened at the very lowest and at the very
saddest times of his life. This really bothered him, and he questioned
the Lord about it. He said, Lord, you said that once I decided
to follow you, youd walk with me all the way. But Ive
noticed that during the most troublesome times in my life, theres
only one set of footprints. I dont understand, Lord. Why,
when I needed you the very most, you would leave me? And the
Lord replied, My precious, precious child, I love you and
I would never leave you. During your times of trial and suffering,
when you see only one set of footprints, it was then that I carried
In Whom Do You
The Ladies Home Journal (Sept, 1981)
asked, In whom do you trust?
. 40% of the
Pope John Paul
. 26% of the vote
. 6% of the vote
. 3% of the vote
In whom do you trust?
A special thank you to everyone who helped with
and attended the seminar. We had @ 200 on Friday night; @ 150 on
Saturday afternoon and 149 on Sunday morning. This included @ 40+
visitors from our community.
For those who were unable to attend or would like
to share the information with family or friends - we have the seminar
on video and will be ordering the cassette tapes next week.
I have seen teaches me to trust the Creator for all I have not seen.
know not, but God knows;
Oh, blessed rest from fear!
All my unfolding days
To Him are plain and clear.
Each anxious, puzzled Why?
From doubt or dread that grows,
Finds answer in this thought:
I know not, but He knows.
cannot, but God can;
Oh, balm for all my care!
The burden that I drop
His hand will lift and bear.
Though eagle pinions tire,
I walk where once I ran, This is
my strength to know
I cannot, but He can.
see not, but God sees;
Oh, all sufficient light!
My dark and hidden way
To Him is always bright.
My strained and peering eyes
May close in restful ease,
And I in peace may sleep;
I see not, but He sees.