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Best Christian Poems

Below are the all-time best Christian poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of christian poems written by PoetrySoup members

Welcome To a Brand New World, Song Version
Welcome to a brand new world

Verse 1
How are you feeling right now?
Is there still a yearning in your heart?
You're probably like, ten million or more,

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Categories: christian, earth, gospel, hope,
Form: Lyric

Premium Member It Came Upon a Prophecy
May be sung to the tune of  It Came Upon the Midnight Clear

It came upon a prophecy
   in ancient days foretold
that to...

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© John Watt  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: christian, christmas, jesus,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member I Sure Miss the Old Hymns
I sure miss the old hymns of ages past.
With tattered edges their message still lasts.
Those five stanza’d jewels I know by heart--
“The Sweet By and...

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© P.S. Awtry  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: christian, heaven, song,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Baby Steps
I took a walk with God today,
His pace far more casual than
mine. His voice a bit softer,
calmer. His visions, far more
loftier, but not views to...

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© Joe Dimino  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: change, christian, confidence, god,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Worth More Than Millions
Jesus gives me directions
To love as He has loved
With a sincere compassion
That knows no conditions

This love of His has no limits
It goes beyond worry and...

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Categories: christian, faith, god, hope,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member They'Re Going Forward
O God of the universes of Creation as a whole
I raise my hands; and open my heart and soul.'
Prostrate I call upon your power, to...

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Categories: appreciation, assonance, christian, courage,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Come Into My House Lord
For Brother Jacob, our fellow poet,
who lives his life
real and true to the call of God:


Come into my house Lord.
Anoint my...

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Categories: christian, family,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Sold
There is no difference,
the saints whisper and every enemy and ally
wake to forever’s difference,
that neither knee nor tongue will deny.

Doubt bit into Innocence and sold

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Categories: bible, christian, corruption, god,
Form: Didactic
Premium Member Repent and Believe

  Up until the summer of 1999, I only knew of the words "Jesus."
  I knew what was being taught in church.

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Categories: bible, christian, forgiveness, jesus,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member His Day Had Come
His day had come, and so He went and prayed.
The woes of all mankind upon him weighed.
His brethren slept; He knew what would befall.
His enemies...

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Categories: christian, easter,
Form: Rondeau
Premium Member Mohammed Ali
Mohammed Ali

Cassius Clay

The Legend

He was not a humble man
Everything he did, was big and grand
He taunted and barbed with poetic flair
His opponents he angered
Entertainment in...

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Categories: beauty, bible, character, christian,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Don'T Throw Me Away
You look at me so uninviting;
I may have some missing teeth, stumble when I walk, bout' to FALL!!!
Stutter when I talk, but yet I'll still...

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Categories: christian, anxiety, appreciation, blessing, caregiving,
Form: Ballade
Premium Member You Are God and I Have To Believe

My dear Father God above the heavens high
ever loving and ever faithful in loving me
even though, I am...

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Categories: christian, conflict, confusion, faith,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Where Birds Cannot Fly
There is a sacred place, beyond the deep blue skies
while living, we cannot go, and where birds cannot fly
a vast, mysterious realm, not meant for...

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Categories: christian, heaven, hope,
Form: Rhyme
The Cross
How can it be that He who knew no sin
Should suffer searing pain upon the cross
And crowned with mocking thorns which pierced his skin
Exchange love’s...

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Categories: christian, love,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member At the Golden Dawn of Understanding Potd
It was late in gorgeous springtime, and I was teaching my class,
A lesson in African history, and the events of time's hourglass.

My fourth graders were...

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Categories: africa, christian, education, history,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Why I Write
I write for just one reason
and it’s not for fortune or fame
I write to send a message
I write for God in Jesus’ name

I don’t seek...

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Categories: christian, prayer,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Walking On Water
I step out of the boat
Wishing to walk on water
Beckoned by the Faithful Son
Whom You sent me Father

But my gaze turns to the ocean 

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Categories: christian, easter, faith, fear,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Child of the King
I wondered how that I could be a child of the King.
A long lost soul, I had no goal, but to maybe act and sing.

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Categories: blessing, christian, depression, devotion,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member In the Psalm of Your Hand
I am unable to earn your Salvation Lord. 
Still you have blessed me, who is undeserving.
As a testament to your loving kindness,
my actions are my...

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Categories: celebration, christian,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Rising Within Your Pages
I take for granted all that I can do
Thinking that what I have has all been earned
Instead I should be so thankful to You

A spirit...

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Categories: christian, freedom, relationship,
Form: Terzanelle
Premium Member How Wonderful You Are

How truly  wonderful and awesome You are to all of us God, 
You shower me with all Your blessings and your  glowing...

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Categories: christian, god,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Drink the Kool-Aid
Chug-a-lug, Chug-a-lug – 
no matter the fly in our
President's mug, the bug in 
his reflecting on
his ailing brain, and it's obvious
volume shrinking:

Those mindless, confusing...

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© Joe Dimino  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: christian, evil, leadership, political,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member To Trust
I walked beyond the ease of youth,
and refused the prosperity
given to an ignorant mind.
Over years you revealed the truth;
every heart morbidly aligned,
leaves nothing seen with...

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Categories: bible, christian, faith, god,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Three Days Prior
Friday, three days prior;
The Son was scourged and bleeding.
Sunday, when He rose again-
A spotless Lamb proceeded.

Friday, three days prior;
The Son had cried: “forsaken?”
Sunday, when He...

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© Tom Valles  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: christian, easter, god, good
Form: Rhyme