Christian Poetry
Poems by Shirley Smothers

Shirley writes: "I am a Christian. I like to write poetry but am not very good at this. I am a mother and a housewife."

Christ's Love
By Shirley Smothers

Heart beats young
heart beats old,
with a love of Christ
your heart beats bold.

Be ye rich
be ye poor,
with a love of Christ
you'll have so much more.

The rain falls
on just and unjust.
But remember Christ
rain settles the dust.

Don't float listlessly
on a sea of confusion,
for a life without Christ
is a life of delusion.

Don't be the sand
upon the shore.
Open your heart
Christ will open the door.

(© 2012 Shirley Smothers – All rights reserved. Written material may not be duplicated without permission.)

Return To Christian Poetry

Return to Praise and Worship Home Page

Enjoy this page? Please pay it forward. Here's how...

Would you prefer to share this page with others by linking to it?

  1. Click on the HTML link code below.
  2. Copy and paste it, adding a note of your own, into your blog, a Web page, forums, a blog comment, your Facebook account, or anywhere that someone would find this page valuable.