Christmas Poems

Poems about Christmas for Family and Friends

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.

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  1. Spread The Word (A Shepherd's Christmas Story)

    The stars shone bright one silent night when shepherds saw a brilliant light.
    They heard the angels sing their song, "The Lord, the Savior has been born.
    In swaddling clothes You'll find the babe within a manger filled with hay."
    The angels sang:

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  3. Three Empty Chairs

    Remembering Lost Loved Ones At Christmas

    There are now three empty chairs at the Christmas table.
    It's a time I find difficult, even unable

    To find joy on this family day.

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  4. The Next Time Santa Comes

    Poem About Santa Claus

    The moon reflects the fallen snow
    And makes it light as day
    I lay awake upon my bed,
    As the clock tick tocks away.

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  6. The Miracle Of Christmas

    Reminder Of The True Meaning Of Christmas

    Mary was chosen; how could this be true?
    A young girl and virgin was who they all knew.
    Cousin Elizabeth, too, six months was she.
    Her son was John, a "forerunner" he would be,

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  7. God Stands Guard Tonight

    Soldiers Being Away At Christmas

    As the snow fell and the wind blew cold,
    Set an American Soldier with just a rifle to hold.
    His eyes would scan the mountainsides,
    And there were times that he would cry,

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  8. A Christmas Blessing

    This Is A Poem About Christmas Blessings

    May the grace of Christ bring you hope and joy,
    and may the peace of Christ be yours.
    May Jesus, the Lord, the miracle of God,
    fill your heart with Christmas love.

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  10. Elfie

    A Story Of A Christmas Elf

    There was a voice in the wilderness,
    An eerie, heart-rending, dismal sound.
    'Twas Elfie the elf, and he'd gotten lost.
    All he could see was snow and frost.

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  11. Greatest Gifts

    Christmas And Loved Ones

    It's not all about presents
    Laying under the tree.
    Trinkets made of gold
    Mean nothing to me.

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    I really loved this poem. What I love about this poem is its simplicity of what a true gift from the heart is all about. It’s just like Jesus was the gift of love to all the world from God,...

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  12. Christmas In Heaven

    Sending A Christmas Gift To Heaven

    Santa, do you know where heaven is?
    Maybe your reindeer know the way.
    For I have a special present
    I need delivered on Christmas day.

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    Brother John,
    I'm sure Santa and reindeer know the way to heaven and would have made a special journey there just for you. Your angel would certainly have loved her gift so, your heart,...

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  13. So Lucky Are The Angels

    Christmas Grief

    Since you're gone, Christmas time will never be the same.
    When asked what I wish for, I can only speak your name.
    The only gift I ever want at Christmas time for me
    Is my precious, loving son beside my Christmas tree,

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