Praise & Poetry by Arley Steinhour http://www.mccookgazette.com/blogs/1580/ en-us Set My Soul Free http://www.mccookgazette.com/blogs/1580/entry/68605 Set My Soul Free By Arley Steinhour 022417 Wild and Wooly, that’s what I, then, be, Flying around, and climbing up a tree, Until the Angel got Smarter than me, Delivering my Soul, to my Mother’s knee. Near, Six Thousand Years, I had Eluded, The Grasp of the Angel, chasing, this me, But, once I was captured, I concluded, Twas, Time to be Born, to be, Totally Free. I Entered Mortality, in Nineteen-Thirty-Eight, C-Section was ordered due to my Might, King of O B, and... Fri, 24 Mar 2017 19:53:34 -0500 Our Mean Salvation http://www.mccookgazette.com/blogs/1580/entry/68573 Our Mean Salvation By Arley Steinhour 032117 Like ‘Lightening,’ He Cast’s His Net, And, Like Thunder, we’ll Ascend, Unto the One, who Paid our Debt, Redeeming Souls, asking His ‘Fend.’ To the Unsaved, ‘As a Thief in the Night,’ He Plucks up His Faithful, In Twinkle of Eye, No matter the Sin, but with, Pure Heart, Contrite, As, Reborn in Spirit, We’ll know how to Fly. I’ve mentioned the Rapture, a Time or Three, But, for some reason, some will not Ponder, ‘When we... Fri, 24 Mar 2017 14:45:50 -0500 ETERNAL FREEDOM http://www.mccookgazette.com/blogs/1580/entry/68600 ETERNAL FREEDOM By Arley Steinhour 032317 (Tune: Blood of Jesus) What can Stop a Run-a-way Train? No-thing but the Strength, of Je-sus, What can make us Pure, A-gain, No-thing but His Blood, can cleanse us, Oh, Jes-us, hear my Plea, Ren-der your Grace to me-e E-ver, Life-giv-ing Tree, In You, Eter-nal, Free-dom. Where can Je-sus take that Train, No-where but the Gates, of Hea-ven, Where does all Sin, Fall like Rain, No-where but the Cross, as Le-ven. Oh, Jes-us,... Fri, 24 Mar 2017 12:52:48 -0500 GODs PATERNITY http://www.mccookgazette.com/blogs/1580/entry/68596 GODs PATERNITY By Arley W Steinhour 032317 He don't know you, Such a Travesty, Because your heart is True, Don't call him, 'Your Majesty.' We follow, Trump, the man, POTUS of our U S A, Anointed by God, as Planned, This isn't a time to Play. We the People, have the Key, To help Make this Nation Great, Once Again, by 'Endeavor of WE,' So Trust in God, won't Dissipate. We'll suffer Pain, of Debt, and Cost, To Resurrect, Free, God Given Life, By Regaining... Thu, 23 Mar 2017 20:03:15 -0500 Only a Remnant http://www.mccookgazette.com/blogs/1580/entry/68563 Only a Remnant By Arley Steinhour 032017 Dissension churns, and Hatred burns, Throughout this ‘Land of the Free,’ Rebellion Lurks, in the hearts of Jerks, As they, that Rebel, send Country to Hell. The ‘POTUS,’ position, is, as in Constitution, But, they that ‘Lost,’ now, inflict great ‘Cost,’ To our Way of Life, causing, Great Strife, Rejecting Constitution, yet, use it as their Solution. Riotous Destruction, and Social Disruption, The tools they use, as, ‘Freedoms... Mon, 20 Mar 2017 12:02:58 -0500 No War Nor Tears http://www.mccookgazette.com/blogs/1580/entry/68552 No War Nor Tears By Arley Steinhour 031917 The Train, of Tribulation, Comes chugging down the Track, Causing this, my Summation, ‘Our God/Jesus is coming Back.’ Smoke-Clouds, puffing, dark and gray, Leaves my heart Little Doubt, God/Jesus, has something to Say, And, We're Gone, when He calls it out. “Come Up to Me,” as Trumpets Wail, He’ll Snatch away His Church/Bride, To, Meet Him, in Sky, without Fail, Reborn in Him, Holy Spirit Certified. The Satan knows,... Sun, 19 Mar 2017 11:44:52 -0500 One Law to Live Within http://www.mccookgazette.com/blogs/1580/entry/68551 One Law to Live Within By Arley Steinhour 031817 I place my prayer, on bended knee, In my heart and mind, that You can see, Devotion, growing, Wild, but Free, So, at Graduation, You’ll Welcome me. ‘Life Eternal, Before Your Throne, With Billions, more, yet be Alone, Focused on You, in Audible Tone, Redeemed, in Your Blood, my heart of Stone. At our Creation, man be ‘Innocent of Sin,’ You gave, ‘One Law to Live Within,’ “Eat-NOT, Fruit of Knowledge,” lest,... Sun, 19 Mar 2017 11:11:51 -0500 Freeway to Destruction http://www.mccookgazette.com/blogs/1580/entry/68539 Freeway to Destruction By Arley Steinhour 031717 In the Glory of the Morning, As birds sing, to budding trees, Gives urge, to feel Belonging, To our God, by Bending knees. Our Repentance of Imperfection, Asking Guidance through the Day, On this Freeway to Destruction, You, reach out, and Show the Way. As a Just, and Loving God, We must choose, Eternal Way, By, Growth, as Mortally Flawed, We Accept the Price You Paid. We celebrate your Resurrection, On that day,... Fri, 17 Mar 2017 10:55:08 -0500 No Place to Hide http://www.mccookgazette.com/blogs/1580/entry/68524 By Arley Steinhour 031417 I started out this day, today, Much like a Bull seeing ‘China,’ Went to see Doctor; ‘NO Way,’ Had me Squawking like a Myna. They’d changed the Day, I’d gotten it Wrong, Frustration my Play, They wouldn’t Sing, Along. Ashamed of self, I departed, Slinking away like a cur-dog, I must have looked Broken Hearted, My forehead, I wanted to Slog. Getting Old, Has Up’s and Down’s, ‘Up’s,’ be Morning as I’m ‘Quickly Awake,’ And, ‘Down’s,’ be from my... Wed, 15 Mar 2017 09:33:09 -0500 Eternal Indenture http://www.mccookgazette.com/blogs/1580/entry/68500 Eternal Indenture By Arley Steinhour 031317 BAD NEWS, SOON BLOSSOMS; Don't Click on 'Snooze,' As I give you the Options. Wall, upon Wall, the City Will Fall, From Tsunami, upon Mountains of Stone, Little the Warning, for any to Call, Survivors, are Few, huddled, Alone. Like a plow, turning sod, the Wave, Three Hundred Meters of Angry Sea, Like, Domino's, falling, into Mass-Grave, Brick and Rubble, is all one can See. Most all, of Coast-line, sees God's... Sun, 12 Mar 2017 19:37:52 -0500 Redemption from Sin http://www.mccookgazette.com/blogs/1580/entry/68499 Redemption from Sin Arley Steinhour 031217 There is a new 'D. J.' in town, With Surname, Ben, 'Trump,' As, U S A 'POTUS, not a Clown,' Giving U S A 'Greatness, a Pump.' Playing like a Melody, That Lifts Patriotic Heart, As 'Serum of Antibody,' That gives, 'New Healing, a Start.' He's sworn to Revive, What we used to be, To Keep us Alive, From, Sea to Sea. Promises made, To Gain Election, Now being Played, To God's introspection. He's taking the Dross,... Sun, 12 Mar 2017 10:31:16 -0500 No One Can Hide http://www.mccookgazette.com/blogs/1580/entry/68497 No One Can Hide By Arley Steinhour 031117 Gently, a Snow Flake, falls, From, the morning sky, Without wind, it stalls, At window, as if to say, 'Hi.' Continuing to flutter, Joins the snow upon the ground, Looking like Pure White Butter, On toast, that's been Browned. I munch on Hot-Pancake, In a mood that is quite Cheery, As, my Fasting, I do break, Multi-Grained, with Blue-Berry. Pancake's, multi-grain flavor, Crowned with Syrup, and Apple, Gives a taste,... Sat, 11 Mar 2017 10:30:26 -0600 Gamble with God http://www.mccookgazette.com/blogs/1580/entry/68472 Gamble with God By Arley Steinhour 030717 Prophetic word, could fill the sky, With parables, that cannot die, Until fulfillment, laugh, or Cry, As, 'Upon Snatching, Church will fly.' No matter, if You're Newly Shorn, When Jesus Calls, and blows, His horn, The Silver Trumpet, for 'Lambs, Reborn,' To be redeemed, not left, Forlorn. We, that are ready, will fly away, 'To Heaven's Gate,' one fine day, For, Seven years, of Festive Play, As a part of The Bride, without,... Tue, 07 Mar 2017 17:44:26 -0600 Change of Feather http://www.mccookgazette.com/blogs/1580/entry/68459 Change of Feather By Arley Steinhour 030617 We've hung our bags, of Sin and Dross, That, You Redeemed, upon the Cross, Past, Present, Future, No More Loss, Justified, in Your Blood, 'like an 'Albatross.'' You gave us wings, to 'lift and soar,' But, with legs, too short, for 'Easy Flight,' Without, great effort, and 'Something More,' 'Strong Breeze, under Wing, to Make us 'Alight.' As, Albatross Squab, we enter Mortality, Beauty, in Ugly, as 'Parents Will Ogle,' Among,... Mon, 06 Mar 2017 11:39:21 -0600 Course of Remorse http://www.mccookgazette.com/blogs/1580/entry/68452 Course for Remorse By Arley Steinhour 031517 Grass is Green, sometimes, Yellow, Brown, or Blue, Displaying the Health, that lives within, An, example the may fit me and you, In Relation, to the 'One,' of 'Love, or Chagrin.' I speak to 'Creation,' only 'One,' has the Skill, All 'others,' a figment of man's imagination, Coupled with 'Power, to Make All, from Nil, With His Mouth, Spake all thing into Creation. Creation, of 'Man,' Day-Six, as the 'Cap-Stone,' Of, all the... Sun, 05 Mar 2017 11:42:34 -0600 Blood Price Required http://www.mccookgazette.com/blogs/1580/entry/68447 Blood Price Required By Arley Steinhour 030417 It's so hard, to wake one up, To the evil that one enthralls, Once, they've taken of the Cup, Laced with Sin, of Satan's Entrails. Like, the Cavity of Human Torso, So many 'items,' of life, and Breath, All, support, and control, Life's Tempo, From Birth, through Life, until Death. Mighty, God's making, of 'What We Be,' When all functions, as He Designed, The Head, has the brain, Focused and Free, But, Entrails, produce... Sat, 04 Mar 2017 08:54:59 -0600 No More Shame http://www.mccookgazette.com/blogs/1580/entry/68439 No More Shame By Arley Steinhour 030317 First Month-Friday, Breaking-Fast, With my friends of, Fifty-Six, Senior Class, At 'Arby's,' the place of our monthly Repast, Closing on the age, of becoming, 'Biomass.' Our ages, all above the Average, As we enjoy Great-Grand's, of Children, You know, they, that are a bit 'Savage,' In this 'Age of World's People, 'Eight-Billion.' Near, Two-Thousand years since 'Jesus,' We've, not learned a thing from History, Christians,... Fri, 03 Mar 2017 11:21:34 -0600 ETERNITIES SPELL http://www.mccookgazette.com/blogs/1580/entry/68435 ETERNITIES SPELL By Arley Steinhour 030217 The time for the Shofar, is now at hand, To, Echo across, all the hills of the land, The Lies of the Muslim, is as planned, To smuggle in Terror, but, underhand. They tell us they love, our way of life, Yet, refuse to assimilate, causing Strife, 'Demanding, they have a Muslim, Caliph, And Sharia, Law, or cut throat, with Knife.' Refusing the Way, of the 'Hosting Belief,' They call us Infidel, and True God, a Thief, 'Convert,... Thu, 02 Mar 2017 18:54:01 -0600 Friendly Assistance http://www.mccookgazette.com/blogs/1580/entry/68433 Friendly Assistance By Arley Steinhour 030117 On farm, we got a new telephone, That mostly, just hung on the wall, In the middle of the 'No Kids Zone,' Hung High, so only adults could call. Many on same line, to ring direct, Cranked, 'longs and shorts,' for 'ring-code,' In case of emergency, or to elect, Another line, Operator handled the load. It would take a while, to call the 'Coast,' Calls were expensive, when long- distance, With sound so bad, twas like talking... Wed, 01 Mar 2017 18:33:47 -0600 Becoming a Statistic http://www.mccookgazette.com/blogs/1580/entry/68421 Becoming a Statistic By Arley Steinhour 022817 This Nation must Wake up, or Shatter, The Writing is written on the wall, Civil War, could cause Nation to Scatter, Irrevocably broken, as in, 'Humpty Dumpty's Fall.' Constitution is Fragile, much like an Egg-Shell, 'Within it, undamaged,' be We, the 'Golden Goose,' Shattered, from within, means, 'Sodomic Hell,' Unbroken, unto Hatching, We Win; 'Satan Looses.' Look around, at the world, you'll see what I mean, Hatred, and... Tue, 28 Feb 2017 10:53:37 -0600