Christian Poetry

See below for some prints of original Christian poetry printed on recycled card, now for just £3 each including P&P (or any two for £5)! All poems listed here can also be seen in print alongside other poems in Prayer and Triviality, available now on Amazon. Enjoy!

Alive

SEE THIS IN PRINT IN THE BOOK ‘PRAYER AND TRIVIALITY’, available on Amazon 🙂 All-transforming Lord of mercy Come transform, renew, revive This tired soul forever longing To be dang’rously alive! – All-inspiring Lord of laughter Come and fill this heart again Shape me, change me, O indwell me Help me say a true Amen.… Continue reading Alive

All in the Space of a Week

SEE THIS IN PRINT IN THE BOOK ‘PRAYER AND TRIVIALITY’, available on Amazon 🙂 Much can change In the space of a week. Heatwave to snowstorm – In weather and in temperament. – They honoured him; Wanted to make him King. Within a week called for his death. Was it selfishness, hatred or fear? –… Continue reading All in the Space of a Week

An Interview and a Shock

SEE THIS IN PRINT IN THE BOOK ‘PRAYER AND TRIVIALITY’, available on Amazon 🙂 What can God really do for me? How would Christianity help me? Who does God think He is, that He would ask for me? When might believing in God be useful to me? Where was God when I needed a miracle?… Continue reading An Interview and a Shock

Bread

SEE THIS IN PRINT IN THE BOOK ‘PRAYER AND TRIVIALITY’, available on Amazon 🙂 Forgiving God, I come again – Yes, to apologise. I’ve lived life from my selfish den, Believing worldly lies. – Merciful God, forgive me, please For going my own way; And drifting through in thoughtless ease, Forgetting, still, to pray. –… Continue reading Bread

Emmanuel

SEE THIS IN PRINT IN THE BOOK ‘PRAYER AND TRIVIALITY’, available on Amazon 🙂 O come, O come Emmanuel And of Your transformation tell! We trust that You have come to bring Us to Your throne-room, so we sing: Rejoice! Rejoice! Emmanuel Shall make the broken-hearted well. – O come Lord Jesus, come restore Our… Continue reading Emmanuel

Flipside

SEE THIS IN PRINT IN THE BOOK ‘PRAYER AND TRIVIALITY’, available on Amazon 🙂 I lost faith when He didn’t prevent disaster. I never left you. I never stopped caring. How could a loving God let this happen? Why run from Me in a time when you need Me most? Why did He make a… Continue reading Flipside

Hundredfold

SEE THIS IN PRINT IN THE BOOK ‘PRAYER AND TRIVIALITY’, available on Amazon 🙂 May I be that responsive seed That takes Your word to heart, Serves You with each thought, word and deed; Loves You with every part. – My God, remake me from within Forgive me through Your Son – Lord, cleanse me… Continue reading Hundredfold

Meaning of Faith

SEE THIS IN PRINT IN THE BOOK ‘PRAYER AND TRIVIALITY’, available on Amazon 🙂 Values, that’s what it’s about. Jesus’ suffering and death Was purely to teach us selflessness. Christ set us an example to follow: Meek and mild, saintly and gentle. Never put a toe out of line. It’s obvious that our Christian duty… Continue reading Meaning of Faith

Password

SEE THIS IN PRINT IN THE BOOK ‘PRAYER AND TRIVIALITY’, available on Amazon 🙂 It can be horribly unsettling Not knowing whom to trust, When our faith is now illegal – But we could never give it up. – It can be quite disorientating, The expectations still imposed As if nothing ever changed – When… Continue reading Password

Sign your life away

SEE THIS IN PRINT IN THE BOOK ‘PRAYER AND TRIVIALITY’, available on Amazon 🙂 Oh, how many times do we sign Without quite knowing What it is we’re agreeing to. Who knows what it could have said That we did not seek to find out But signed… – Consent to use your personal data? Perhaps… Continue reading Sign your life away

Street Pastors

SEE THIS IN PRINT IN THE BOOK ‘PRAYER AND TRIVIALITY’, available on Amazon 🙂 Out on the streets again last night Till 4am, so cold. Sleep sacrificed to serve the lost; Ne’er thought themselves too old. – Got vomit on his trousers too From waiting with someone Till ambulance or friends arrived He thinks of… Continue reading Street Pastors

To Whom be the Glory?

SEE THIS IN PRINT IN THE BOOK ‘PRAYER AND TRIVIALITY’, available on Amazon 🙂 There once was a castle in which lived a King Whose hundreds of subjects would stand up and sing But who, upon asking would gladly admit They didn’t believe in the lyrics one bit. “Praise the Lord! Praise the Lord! But… Continue reading To Whom be the Glory?

Unafraid

SEE THIS IN PRINT IN THE BOOK ‘PRAYER AND TRIVIALITY’, available on Amazon 🙂 Lord, make us not afraid of prayer – As many seem to be. Oh how could it so badly scare The Christian family? – Oh, will I ever understand Just what it means to call Oneself a Christian in this land… Continue reading Unafraid

Wild Beast

SEE THIS IN PRINT IN THE BOOK ‘PRAYER AND TRIVIALITY’, available on Amazon 🙂 Such a wild animal Powerful and terrifying Why must it live within me? O Lord I beg You once again, Help me tame the tongue. – Unruly and unpredictable Rebellious and unsafe Why won’t it do as I command? Holy Spirit,… Continue reading Wild Beast