In Awe of Jesus- A Christmas Poem

A Christ-mas Poem


Lord, what you gave-up for me

I cannot fathom how

You must have felt on that day

When you left your Heavenly throne,

Your rightful place

and entered the body of a baby.


Did it grieve you to leave the Father’s side?

Where you anxious or lonely?

I can only imagine the thoughts 

That might have crossed your mind

Just minutes before you departed.


Jesus, you knew fair well what lied ahead

The suffering, the rejection and 

Even death on a cross.

The strength you have is beyond

Any I’ll ever know

All I can do is bow down and worship you.


Thank you for your great love

And the sacrifice of your life for mine…

A sinner through and through.

Thank you Jesus for Christmas Day,

I stand in awe of you!

 

If you don’t know Jesus, you can read more about Him HERE and to find out why I love Him so much click HERE.

Merry Christmas!

JJ

#FindYourBrave, #FindJesus

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56 COMMENTS

  1. Melissa | 21st Dec 17

    What a wonderful poem and tribute to our Lord and Savior!

    • JJ | 21st Dec 17

      Thank you! Christmas is all about HIM!

  2. Julie | 21st Dec 17

    Beautiful poem! So perfect for Christmas, JJ! Well done! Merry Christmas!

    • JJ | 21st Dec 17

      Thank you Julie! I appreciate it.

  3. Laura | 22nd Dec 17

    Beautiful poem.
    Merry Christmas!

    • JJ | 22nd Dec 17

      Merry Christmas! 🙂

  4. Stephanie Kinnan | 22nd Dec 17

    Beautiful…thank you for sharing it!

    • JJ | 22nd Dec 17

      Thank you Stephanie! Merry Christmas:)

  5. Tara Frey | 22nd Dec 17

    Love!! Merry Christmas JJ ❤️

    • JJ | 22nd Dec 17

      Thank you Tara!! XO

  6. Kristiana Wajnblom | 23rd Dec 17

    AMEN, SISTER! Thank you for sharing this beautiful poem about our Savior. Merry Christmas!

    • JJ | 23rd Dec 17

      Merry Christmas to you too!!

  7. Nausheen | 23rd Dec 17

    Well composed ….Enjoy.

    • JJ | 23rd Dec 17

      Thank you! Enjoy as well :).

  8. Ithfifi | 23rd Dec 17

    Beautifully written, very deep and thought provoking. I hope you have an amazing Christmas!

    • JJ | 23rd Dec 17

      Thank you! Have an amazing Christmas too!

  9. Deb B. | 24th Dec 17

    Such a beautiful and touching poem. It’s so easy to be caught up in the hustle and bustle of the holidays, that we tend to forget what Christmas is all about. So refreshing to see such a testament of faith!

    • JJ | 24th Dec 17

      It really is easy to forget…we have to be intentional otherwise the world will blur Jesus out. 🙂

  10. Indu | 24th Dec 17

    “In Awe of Jesus” this title made me so emotional. I feel so honored reading Jesus poem on this auspicious Christmas eve.

    • JJ | 24th Dec 17

      I love your choice of words….auspicious. I had to look it up :). It means favorable, promising, good, conducive to success. Thanks!!

  11. Melanie | 24th Dec 17

    Such a lovely poem and well written. A nice time of year to read this. Thank you for sharing and have a lovely Christmas x

    • JJ | 24th Dec 17

      Thank you! Merry Christmas to you too :).

  12. Paola | 25th Dec 17

    Amazing poem, perfect for this time of the year! Merry Christmas!

    • JJ | 26th Dec 17

      Thank you! I hope you had a wonderful Christmas 🙂

  13. Stephanie Jeannot | 26th Dec 17

    What a beautiful poem to celebrate Jesus. Nice words and great sentiment.

    • JJ | 26th Dec 17

      Thank you Stephanie!!

  14. Alexa | 26th Dec 17

    What a wonderful poem about the reason for this season! It’s great to see another blogger blogging so freely about their faith!

    • JJ | 26th Dec 17

      Thank you Alexa! It means a lot.

  15. Maria | 27th Dec 17

    really cute poem! Just perfect for christmas season! wish you the best holidays 🙂

    • JJ | 27th Dec 17

      Thank you. I hope you had a great Christmas!

  16. Hannah | Lovely Little Lives | 27th Dec 17

    What a great way to reflect on Christ’s birth! I enjoy writing poetry too!

    • JJ | 27th Dec 17

      Awesome!! I dabble in it here and there 🙂

  17. Jemma | 27th Dec 17

    Lovely poem to remember the Christmas season!

  18. Angela Milnes | 27th Dec 17

    This is a beautiful poem and a great reminder of the true reason for the season.

    • JJ | 27th Dec 17

      Thank you!! I hope you had a nice Christmas.

  19. Katie/Celebrating With The Bug | 28th Dec 17

    What a beautiful poem! I am truly in awe of all He has done for us!

    • JJ | 28th Dec 17

      You and me both!! 🙂

  20. Zena's Suitcase | 28th Dec 17

    Such a lovely reflection on the story of Jesus, I enjoyed reading it

    • JJ | 28th Dec 17

      Thank you! I appreciate the kind words 🙂

  21. Lydia Samson | 28th Dec 17

    Beautiful poem! Thank you 🙂

    • JJ | 29th Dec 17

      Thank you! Happy Holidays!!

  22. Kara | 29th Dec 17

    What a touching poem, which helps you to remember the real meaning of christmas

  23. Tiffany Yong | 29th Dec 17

    From young, I’ve always been hoping to learn how to write poems, but was never good enough to do so. You’ve written a heartfelt and sincere one 🙂

    • JJ | 29th Dec 17

      Thank you! You can write poems….I know you can!! If I can…you can :).

  24. Jennifer Turney | 29th Dec 17

    Beautiful poem!! Love it ❤️

    • JJ | 29th Dec 17

      Thank you Jen!!

  25. Ra'Nesha | 29th Dec 17

    I love it such a beautiful piece. Snap…snap

    • JJ | 29th Dec 17

      Awe…means a lot :).

  26. Gemma | 30th Dec 17

    Merry Christmas! Lovely poem, how very creative of you. Poetry is a great way to reflect.

    • JJ | 30th Dec 17

      Thank you! I hope you had a wonderful Christmas!

  27. Ellie Plummer | 30th Dec 17

    This is such a beautiful and well-written post. I love how festive this is too.

    • JJ | 31st Dec 17

      Thank you Ellie! Have a Happy New Year…

  28. Ana Vukosavljevic | 5th Jan 18

    What a beautiful poem, I need to check him out more! Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!!!

    • JJ | 6th Jan 18

      Please do!! It will be well worth the time and effort :).

  29. Ashleigh Dougherty | 7th Jan 18

    Such a lovely poem for Christmas. Would look so beautiful in cards. x

    • JJ | 7th Jan 18

      Thanks so much!

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