Michael Nkwocha

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  • Janell Cressman (5/2/2009 2:45:00 PM)

    This guy really knows how to right an amazing poem about God! ! ! !
    He is a BRILLIANT POET! ! ! ! !

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Best Poem of Michael Nkwocha

In Our Own Hands

Why pray to God for providence
then shut our eyes to our neighblour's needs?
Why pray 'Lord shelter the homeless'
then shut our door against the stranger?

Our neighbour's tears have made him wet
we play the blind, we do not see.
His cry for help has filled the sky
we play the deaf, we do not hear.
His eyes look up foro courage
we play the dumb, we do not speak.
And then we gather round in worship
to sing and dance, 'we're God's children'.

Why pray for justice in the world
then fold our arms in idleness?
Why pray for a world of peace
when ...

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