Michael Bray

Author of A Time To Kill

Poetry

Jeshurun’s Scorn

Jeshurun did scorn The Rock of his salvation, Made the Lord mad with abomination. Yeah, they did spurn and provoke And the Almighty said no joke “You blokes are done Gonna send you on a run, A perverse and faithless generation, A God-provoking, foolish nation.” Got a fire going in His anger Famine and plagues […]

What Do I Do?

And what do I do? Read and write poetry, Of course, and why not? It keeps the mind hot Stirring thoughts of the world And our lives unfurled As we look at the Book And consider Him who took Himself out of that heaven And came down here even To hang with gross sinners With […]

What To Do?

What to do when You’re through with school Go on a picnic? Bomb a clinic? What to do with your life? Oh there is strife With all the sin Slackers suckin’ on gin, But you have a rule A trustworthy tool, That word from above It’s all about love And the Truth sent down A […]

Something About a Letter

There is something about a letter.Unwrap it from an envelope Feed that anticipation and hope News from a friend or kin What has life brought them? What news from afar?A good way for the day to start Others are those he came for And so are we to open the door For those who yet […]

Wanna Live Long?

So you wanna live long Less food and give up the bong? Well, you need a new song. You sing to the One above Who showed us all that love. Said you wanna lengthen your days? Got to walk in My ways! Got to love, obey, and hold fast. Says right there in Deuteronomy. Page […]

Two Children, Maybe Three”

“Two children, maybe three” Sang those Temptations In conformity With birth control trolls, Those monitors of the earth Who frown upon birth When numbers exceed What they think the planet needs. But what will they say Facing the Creator on that Day In whose image they were made? What stocks and bonds will they trade? […]

You Can Get a Divorce!

Well, you can get a divorce One two three And never come back Don’t you see? It’s a thing that’s final You’ve been set free From all that trouble To be what you want to be Takin’ it slow or on the double. But when it’s said and done And you’ve had your fun Still […]

Christmas Has Come!

Working and serving To get it done Christmas time has come And this and that must be fun! Get with it and on the run No time to waste Got to make haste Santa and helpers gonna be mad If you ain’t ready and glad With plenty of folks So get with the jokes! Ah, […]

Wandering Aramean

Like the wandering Aramean God called you to follow Him When you would have gone astray Flailing and tripping day to day But good He was to save your soul, Bind you up and make you whole. Now come opponents left and right Thinking that they have the might But really nothing knowing While in […]

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