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Christian Poems

Here you will find poems about God, faith and many other topics dear to Christians. You can submit your own original poetry by joining. Click here, it's free. All poems are automatically entered into our monthly contest.

Poetry Contest

September 2020 Poetry Winners

first place winner of poetry contest to be announced
second place winner of poetry contest to be announced

Finalists

Job 8 • Born Yesterday, Never Alone, Covid Level Care, Morning Glory, If the Dead Could Speak, Psalm 1
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Latest Poems

Autumn
Written in an acrostic, this poem is inspired by Gen 8:22 While the earth remaineth, seedtime and harvest, and cold and heat, and summer and winter, and day and night shall not cease. I'm welcoming in the new fall/autumn season.
As a Mother Hen
Luke 13:34. Jerusalem, Jerusalem, you who kill the prophets and stone those sent to you, how often I have longed to gather your children together as a hen gathers her chicks, under her wings, and you were not willing.
Job 8 • Born Yesterday
This poem is based on Job 8 and is part of a 40-poem series written from the Book of job. "Then Bildad the Shuhite replied: 'How long will you go on saying such things? The words of your mouth are a blustering wind. Does God pervert justice?'" Job 8:1-3a
Divided Unto Desolation?
Written in Triolet. Inspired by Mark 3:24-25 And if a kingdom be divided against itself, that kingdom cannot stand. Concerned about Luke 11:17 ...Every kingdom divided against itself is brought to desolation...I fear God's Word. Luke 11:23 & Mat 12:3
Years of Tears
A poem written in celebration of another year God's blessings through our church.
Journey With Jesus
I love art and often search through the work of some of the finest Christian artists today. It was work done by Michael Belk that drew this poem from my heart.
Divine Love
I have often tried to fully embrace the concept of God's love, and it seems an impossible task. Knowing how great and unique His love is for us, should cause us to pause more often and give thanks.
Lost In The Crowd
Facing up to my part in the Crucifixion.
A Contrite Heart
Have a contrite heart

Top Poem Picks

I too like Thomas have had my doubts finalist in poetry contest
Reflecting upon the time Thomas expressed his doubts and the wonderful way in which it led to him declaring Jesus to be his Lord and hid God
Ready, Aim, Fire! first in poetry contest
Taking a shot in life requires readiness, steadiness and courage to pull the trigger. This poem explores a few different approaches to choices or shots taken in the Christian life.
Empathy
May our words always contain love and empathy.
Job 7 • Life is Hard finalist in poetry contest
This poem is based on Job 7 and is part of a 40-poem series written from the Book of job. "Is not all human life a struggle? Our lives are like that of a hired hand, like a worker who longs for the shade, like a servant waiting to be paid." Job 7:1-2
Lucky Signs
All the "lucky signs" actually point to the Son who saved us.
Covered first in poetry contest
What peace we are afforded being covered by the blood of Christ, cleansing us of guilt and shame.
Job 6 • With Friends Like These second in poetry contest
This is the poetry of Job! This poem was based on Job 6. "If only my anguish could be weighed and all my misery be placed on the scales! It would surely outweigh the sand of the seas—no wonder my words have been impetuous." Job 6:2-3
Removal of Your Dross
Written in a quatrain, this poem is inspired by Proverbs 25:4 Take away thy dross from the silver, and there shall come forth a vessel for the finer.
Selflessly finalist in poetry contest
I'll not be focused on myself...