Prayer Poems

Poems about Prayer

Prayer is communication between man and God. A family that incorporates prayer into their lifestyle are giving the ultimate gift to themselves. Life is difficult and suffering is an inevitable part of life. A family that prays knows that they can turn to God and be accepted and loved for who they are. Every human being needs to turn to God with his or her triumphs and failures and know that life is meaningful. A family that prays together has the ultimate support system.

Poetry describing prayer and feelings of spirituality.


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  1. To Our Ellis

    • By Pamela A. Snow
    • Published: February 2006
    Mother Explains Heaven To Her Dying Son

    How does a loving mother explain
    Heaven to her dying child?
    Please give me the words, O Lord, and
    let me say them with a smile...

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    this is truly beautiful and from my own experience of losing a child so true how do you explain their leaving while your hearts breaking well done and god bless

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  3. Teach Me, Lord

    Prayer Asking To Be Taught By God

    Teach me, Lord,
    What I don't know.
    Show me which way
    And where to go.

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    Your poem is beautiful, Heather. You ask for what we need the most in order to be able to live for our Lord. We certainly need his guidance so we can be faithful, obedient, show grace and...

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  4. A Gentle Breeze

    • By Laurie Swartzfager
    • Published: September 2011
    Power Of Prayer Poem

    As I sit here all alone admiring the view of an early sunrise,
    I tilt my head back and close my eyes.
    A soft gentle breeze crosses my face.
    I look around and enjoy the quietness of God's peace and the soft gentle pace.

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    I enjoyed the poem, "A Gentle Breeze"

    I sent this to a Priest friend who is very ill because it seemed so comforting to me. I know he will enjoy reading it. He went back to the mid-West...

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  6. To My Daughter After Rehab

    • By Jean Toomey
    • Published: January 2014
    Mother's Prayer

    I prayed for God to wrap His arms
    Around my little brown-eyed girl
    Asking Him to send His angels
    To protect her in this world

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    My fiance's ex wife is a severe alcoholic. He has put her through 6 rehabs and every time she relapses. I try to be understanding of the situation but she blames him for everything wrong in...

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  7. My Fallen Hero

    Poem Thinking About Deployed Soldier

    Life is given as a gift,
    So wonderful and new.
    We need to live it day to day,
    Being careful as we do.

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    Yes, i have just lost a brother who was dear and close to my heart. Reading the poem has strengthen my troubled soul.

  8. A Letter To God

    Poem About Feeling Lost And Finding Peace In Prayer

    Dear God,

    Can you hear me?
    Can you please take my hand?

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    I have been clean for 5 days and I am doing that myself. I see how you feel. I let God have the wheel. And he has all of my problems.

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  10. Healing Love

    A Prayer For A Friend With Anxiety

    Oh Great God, You alone can ease
    The pounding of my troubled heart.
    Only with You I am at peace,
    For You make all my fears depart.

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    God please heip my brother, and his family to, find peace, health and wealth...Thank You Lord

  11. A Parent's Prayer

    • By Althea A. Anker
    • Published: February 2006
    Prayer For The Children

    Thank you, God, for
    The children of mine
    Who teach me things
    That blow my mind.

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    I pray this is for my own child and the many children I come in contact with I pray the best for all of them.

  12. These Ol' Shoes

    • By Lori K. Barber
    • Published: October 2015
    Poem About Struggles And Strength

    Lord, it's a mountain you gave me to climb,
    and I've had my share of mountains behind.
    Each time I've climbed I depended on faith
    to guide me along with each step I take.

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  13. Dear God, I Have A Prayer Today

    • By Vivian Rogers
    • Published: November 2015
    Prayer To Focus On God

    Dear God, I have a prayer today.
    Please Lord, do not let me go astray.
    Teach me to share your love with others.
    Give me peace to spread to my sisters and brothers.

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