Login | Support
Images Activity Sheets Books Poetry

Poems by John Janzen

poem count: 69 | pages: 8 | first place: 12 times | second place: 8 times | finalist: 41 times
Together, Yet Alone first in poetry contest
Screens are both a blessing and a curse. Which is determined by the user.

When we Get to Where We're Going finalist in poetry contest
Life is seldom a straight path to our desired destination. More than likely we find it an unpredictable winding path. We may question how the road leads home but we should never doubt the navigator of our souls. He will be a sure guide if we believe.

Wherever you Go finalist in poetry contest
We can't escape ourselves. Wherever we go, we take ourselves along. The Lord changing the heart and who we are is always better than simply a change of where we are.

Christmas Inventory finalist in poetry contest
When the festivities fade, what remains?

The Messiah Convention finalist in poetry contest
I wonder how often my views will turn out as only partially true. Glad for God's mercy and truth eventually made clear. This poem explores the differing views held around the promised Messiah's arrival. Written in limerick form.

Celebrating one simple aspect of the one God is using to grow me into His image.

Your Life’s Poem
Matthew 12:36 But I say unto you, That every idle word that men shall speak, they shall give account thereof in the day of judgment.

Vessels Unto Honour
2 Timothy 2:21 If a man therefore purge himself from these, he shall be a vessel unto honour, sanctified, and meet for the master's use, and prepared unto every good work.

More or Less, Blessed finalist in poetry contest
Godliness with contentment is great gain. In counting blessings we soon discover that even in seasons of less we have all we need supplied.