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. Sweet Jesus Is Born

    A Reason To Rejoice

    Today is born sweet Jesus, the Lord.
    Let us be glad, let us rejoice.
    Today is born sweet Jesus, the Lord.
    Let us be glad, let us rejoice.

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  3. 'Twas The Week Before Christmas

    • By Arianna Rees
    • Published: December 21, 2020
    How To Have A Self-Care Christmas

    'Twas the week before Christmas, when all through the house
    Not a creature was hurrying, not even the mouse.
    The festivities have been chosen with intention and care,
    So that even this mama could get out for some air.

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  4. Christmas Greeting

    Acrostic Poem For Christmas

    C- Christmas Day, the church bells ring
    H- Holy night, the angels sing
    R- Rejoice and praise
    I- In Christ our King

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  6. It's Still About Jesus

    • By Paul Felix
    • Published: December 18, 2020

    For every Christmas carol we sing,
    For every present under the tree,
    For every child that smiles with glee,
    It's still about Jesus.

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  7. What Christmas Is About

    The Real Reason We Celebrate Christmas

    The prophets announced Christ's birth
    that He would one day come to earth.
    He was sent by the Father to pay a price,
    and He became the living sacrifice.

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  8. Sleigh Ride

    A Wintry Sleigh Ride

    Sleighing through the forest
    On a late December evening,
    To my sister tightly clinging
    In our flying wintry bed.

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  10. The Old Christmas Card

    I found a little Christmas card.
    ‘Twas in a box of stuff.
    I opened it and read it.
    Its verse was written thus.

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    Excellent. I lost my father 4 years ago, and ever since, I have been saving Christmas Cards given to me by my mother. At age 85, there is no guarantee she will be here this or next Christmas....

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  11. O Christmas Tree

    Humorous Poem About Putting Up The Christmas Tree

    O Christmas tree, O Christmas tree,
    You truly are a beauty.
    I used to love to put you up,
    Now it's a dreaded duty.

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  12. My Dad Would Like To Be Santa

    His belly's getting bigger,
    And his hair is turning white.
    His eyes shine and sparkle
    Like the stars on Christmas night.

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  13. Kriss Kringle

    Just as the moon was fading
    Amid her misty rings,
    And every stocking was stuffed
    With childhood’s precious things,

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