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Advancement Poems

Advancement Poems - Below are popular examples of all types of advancement poetry to share and read. This list of poems is composed of the works of modern poets of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, famous, and modern examples for advancement.

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Premium Member The American Legend
When pondering the evils of Covid 19 
Does anyone wonder about the number of last century? 
We move so fast 
The great USA with world class 
Give us your tired your poor the lady inscribed 
Our country is paved with...Read More
Categories: advancement, adventure, america, courage, endurance, fantasy, flying, freedom,
Form: Rhyme Royal

Oh! ye noble men of courage, another Hero is born. 
Meet the man who demystify the terrors of our oppressors,  
Out on thee oh cowards, Up and braze up for the the imminent freedom.  
Your Fears are foolish,...Read More
Categories: advancement, anger, angst, desire, freedom, leadership, political, soldier,
Form: Political Verse
Premium Member The Beautiful People
For the Haven’s advancement,
the Elite may extend a courteous backhand,
or a fist wrapped with opinion
that some may mistake for abuse.

Dante’s girl fell from her steeple
head first into a cauldron of pride,
now her feeble corpse twitches
trying to vomit the blackest pitch...Read More
Categories: advancement, abuse, bullying, culture, death, pride, vanity, war,
Form: Narrative
My prayer* for you comes with blessings’ glow
Warming your days around God’s sweet embrace
Along peace, love and joy that freely flow
Marked by His abounding marvelous grace.

Warming your days around God’s sweet embrace
His goodness does uphold you from pressure
Marked by His...Read More
Categories: advancement, blessing, christian, devotion, faith, god, jesus, prayer,
Form: Pantoum
Exultant, my heart reveres God with gratitude
Omniscient Creator of prudence-altitude
Sustaining life’s breath, mightily miraculous
Upholding mankind by His virtues' fortitude 

Awed, my spirit exalts the Lord, worthy of praise
Mightily anchoring holiness by truth’s brace
His outstretched arm orchestrates timely perfection
Excellently fulfilled along...Read More
Categories: advancement, blessing, christian, devotion, faith, god, jesus, spiritual,
Form: Rubaiyat

Friends rightly choose Poetic form: Contrapuntal Poem

One can’t be surrounded by negative minded friends;
Needs to choose friends with right frame of mind.
Some friends will criticize your thoughts unashamedly;
If you guided by unwanted advice, you’ll not make attempts.
So called friends intentionally spoil the mood to act right;
Neither...Read More
Categories: advancement, friend,
Form: Verse
On their Fiftieth

At the reception when asked why 
they never had children the couple explained:
We were both so shy and private – still are –
we feared that any advancement on either 
of our part would be interpreted by 
the other as out...Read More
Categories: advancement, dark, humor,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member Just Friends
Just Friends 
(friendly advances…gone wrong.)

Happy is a great way to be. 
Being saved is so true. 
It lifts the heart, 
and makes one want to sing, 
and makes others think
you are crazy. 

When saying things, 
“How are you...Read More
Categories: advancement, abuse, anti bullying, anxiety, appreciation, atheist, friend,
Form: Narrative
Let’s watch for Christ’s coming midst tempting worldliness
Toward heavenly pursuits upon salvation-joyfulness
For advancement of God’s kingdom and His righteousness 
With our redeemed souls’ precious worthiness
Against perilous hell’s fiery awfulness.

Let’s watch for Christ’s coming midst frustrating vanity
Toward meaningful vocation upon restoration-dignity...Read More
Categories: advancement, blessing, christian, devotion, faith, god, jesus, spiritual,
Form: Rhyme
We can know the Saviour, Jesus Christ*, along His granted salvation
Through the Bible declaring His persistent love’s compassion
With His gracious mercy of full justification
Likewise His great pardon blotting every transgression
Thus, sealing our redemption’s completion.

We can know the Saviour, reigning in...Read More
Categories: advancement, appreciation, bible, christian, faith, god, jesus, spiritual,
Form: Rhyme

Delighting God is her constant aim
Exalting the Saviour along His glorious name
Love for the Lord fires her faith’s flame
Influencing many with Christian claim
Asserting biblical principles’ fame…

Heralding good news of salvation
Earnestly sharing Gospel’s revelation
Rendering best service-satisfaction
Nurtured by stewardship jubilation
Anchored upon glad...Read More
Categories: advancement, appreciation, birthday, blessing, christian, faith, god, thanksgiving,
Form: Acrostic
Dog Behavior

My dog’s behavior disconcerts
other dog owners he meets;
the more so when he inserts
his nose where they deem indiscreet.

Some owners get vociferous
calling my dog’s behavior outrageous.
And yet, these same people, I dare say,
use their eyes and minds the same way

and claim...Read More
Categories: advancement, animal, humor,
Form: Light Verse
With shooting stars’ blessings* beyond celestial, I praise God with all my heart
Since His assured sufficiency-goodness for me will never depart
I believe that He will grant each of my desire:
And everything that for His honour I earnestly aspire
To stay constantly...Read More
Categories: advancement, blessing, christian, devotion, faith, god, jesus, spiritual,
Form: Rhyme
I do hunger and yearn for the Almighty’s righteousness
To enjoy His offered relationship-graciousness
Only He can fill my soul’s grievous emptiness
Midst my heart’s need for total forgiveness 
With His redemption-completeness.

I now hunger for God’s approval that brings Him glory
By faith’s appetite,...Read More
Categories: advancement, appreciation, christian, devotion, faith, god, jesus, spiritual,
Form: Dramatic Monologue
Lord, give us strength* for Your work of kingdom-advancement
Allow our service to thrive by Your Spirit’s empowerment
Help us populate heaven with our earnest commitment
While You let us enjoy Your salvation-settlement.

Lord, give us strength for Your work of soulwinning endeavor
Allow our...Read More
Categories: advancement, blessing, christian, devotion, faith, god, jesus, spiritual,
Form: Rhyme
Strengthened for God’s kingdom-advancement and progress
Our stewardship thrives by Spirit’s* empowerment
To populate heaven with our earnest zest’s zeal
As we enjoy our salvation-security.

Strengthened for the Lord’s work of ready soulwinning
Our compassion for others prevail midst His love
While sharing the Gospel of...Read More
Categories: advancement, appreciation, christian, devotion, faith, god, jesus, spiritual,
Form: Alexandrine
The Enemy Found
Screams to their naked advancement,
fire—the truth to resound

Cannon to their darkest intention,
death—to all enemies found

(Villanova Pennsylvania: June, 2019) 
...Read More
Categories: advancement, fire, truth,
Form: Free verse
Yielding humbly to God for His gracious moulding
Here am I, acknowledging my sins, repentant
Seeking His forgiveness that my soul is needing.

By His grace at work, tremendously triumphant
I surrender to His control my stubborn will
As He directs my steps by His...Read More
Categories: advancement, appreciation, blessing, christian, devotion, god, jesus, spiritual,
Form: Terza Rima
Submitting to God, obeying His commandment
   I persist to please Him with faith’s requirement 
      Persevering toward heavenly attainment…

Propelled with service-involvement
   I comply to biblical agreement
     ...Read More
Categories: advancement, character, christian, dedication, devotion, god, jesus, spiritual,
Form: Monorhyme
My Saviour, Jesus Christ*, the source of redemption-steadfastness…

Assures me heavenly security from hell-fire’s indictment

Along His grant of everlasting life’s wondrousness

While upholding me in His kingdom-advancement

To serve HIM, ministering to others with love-involvement.

*2Timothy 1:10 But is now made manifest by the...Read More
Categories: advancement, blessing, christian, devotion, faith, god, jesus, spiritual,
Form: Quintain (English)
The Craftsman
With the skill of many years,

his aged hands move,

movement that years have made,

fast and sure that when young,

were slow and doubtful,

and thought years of practice,

when in each day he does again,

the same moves as always before,

and the same as tomorrows,

and...Read More
Categories: advancement, poetry,
Form: Free verse

Free will is a thing of beauty
On the best of days
We rank ourselves a notch
Above the animal kingdom
Because there’s more to life

More than simple procreation
And being part of a life cycle
So we believe we are more
Than the sum of our...Read More
Categories: advancement, animal, freedom, integrity, life, meaningful, people, vanity,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Are All These Laws Really Necessary
The advancement of a law that spins
People into a tizzy for reasons maybe unknown even to themselves
Might make sense to professional, arrogant, all-knowing law makers
or lawyers but maybe not so much sense to us regular folks

The evolution of life and...Read More
Categories: advancement, community,
Form: Free verse
Desirous to serve God, work toward His kingdom advancement-height

Be useful for His glory, with cooperative, humble, joyful disposition-light

Contribute your necessary part, being a blessing by faith-might.

*1Corinthians 12:22 …Much more those members of the body, which seem to be more feeble,...Read More
Categories: advancement, christian, devotion, faith, god, jesus, spiritual, uplifting,
Form: Tristich
Premium Member Dreamt of the Dreamer
I am the dreamt of the Dreamer
knowing no more what matters
can be acknowledged, are you still
sleeping oh thou I perhaps have called
God in my younger years of sleep
imbued with the sense of aloneness
never to be seen no more than a
rock...Read More
Categories: advancement, inspiration,
Form: Blank verse