Christmas Poems

Poems for Christmas

In today's world we are inundated with images of Christmas from the media. We are told that it is all about buying expensive gifts for each other. In today's challenging economic times it is a tragedy that parents spend way more than they can afford to try to please their children. The sad truth is that, "money can't buy you love". A holiday is about the time spent together with loved ones. It is about gifts that come from the heart, and it is the about the thousands of years of tradition that mark the holiday season.

Famous and Inspirational Christmas Poems

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  1. Mama's Christmas Miracle

    Mama told me a story a long, long time ago, not like any that I'd ever heard,
    all about a little girl mama used to know, how I remember every word.
    Seems like a lifetime ago, though I remember it so well.
    It was a Christmas Eve I'll never forget as far as I can tell.

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  3. First Christmas Without You

    Poem About Missing Dad

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    The nights are long and cold, the sun is hardly around.
    Christmas time is approaching, and snow will soon cover the ground.
    Trees and lights are twinkling, stockings are being hung.
    The Christmas spirit is all around, as carols are being sung.

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  4. December 23rd

    Life's Blessings And Heartaches At Christmas

    Today, December 23rd, another Christmas nears.
    I try to keep tradition up while holding back my tears.

    I know I have been blessed for all the many years

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  6. Christmas Bells

    Christmas Bells By Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

    Analysis of Form and Technique

    I heard the bells on Christmas Day
    Their old, familiar carols play,
    And wild and sweet
    The words repeat

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  7. The Littlest Christmas Tree

    A Christmas Story For Children

    The littlest Christmas tree
    lived in a meadow of green
    among a family
    of tall evergreens.

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  8. Merry Christmas, Mom

    • By Mary Butto
    • Published: October 2009
    Poem Thanking Mom For All She's Done

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    For all of the presents
    You put under the tree,
    For all of the times
    You picked up after me...

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  10. Christmas Lesson

    Poem About Thinking Of Others At Christmas

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    Christmas is a special time
    To give, to serve, to love
    It isn't just about yourself,
    But others that you think of

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  11. 'Twas The Night Before Christmas

    'Twas The Night Before Christmas By Clement Clarke Moore

    'Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the house
    Not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse;
    The stockings were hung by the chimney with care,
    In hopes that St. Nicholas soon would be there;

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  12. A Search This Christmas

    • By Leslie C. Boren
    • Published: December 2015
    Poem About Grief At Christmas

    Christmas looms near.
    People pass by,
    singing and smiling,
    and giving good cheer.

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  13. Christmas Now And Then

    Poem Remembering A Childhood Christmas

    Well, it is December, and Christmas is almost here
    Another happy Christmas for family and good cheer
    There will be tables loaded with turkeys, hams and sweets
    We know there will be more than we could ever eat

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