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Poems by Robert Hawkins

Psalm 1
"Blessed is the man who does not walk in the counsel of the wicked, or set foot on the path of sinners, or sit in the seat of mockers. But his delight is in the Law of the LORD, and on His law he meditates day and night. He is like a tree..." Psalm 1:1-3

Job 7 • Life is Hard finalist in poetry contest
This poem is based on Job 7 and is part of a 40-poem series written from the Book of job. "Is not all human life a struggle? Our lives are like that of a hired hand, like a worker who longs for the shade, like a servant waiting to be paid." Job 7:1-2

Job 6 • With Friends Like These second in poetry contest
This is the poetry of Job! This poem was based on Job 6. "If only my anguish could be weighed and all my misery be placed on the scales! It would surely outweigh the sand of the seas—no wonder my words have been impetuous." Job 6:2-3

Job 5 • God is Just finalist in poetry contest
This is the 3rd in a series of 40 poems I wrote based on the book of Job. This is from Job 5, Eliphaz's first response to Job continues. Open your Bible, read along and let me know your thoughts! [he sets on high those who are lowly • Job 5:11]

Word!
Based on the scriptures found in The Purpose-Driven Life - Day 24. People need more than bread for their life; they must feed on every word of God. [Matt 4:4] How I love your teachings! I think about them all day long. [Psalm 119:97]

1 Corinthians 13 second in poetry contest
Though I speak with the tongues of men and of angels, and have not charity, I am become as sounding brass, or a tinkling cymbal. And though I have the gift of prophecy, and understand all mysteries, and all knowledge; and though I have all faith . . . .

Don't Grow Up to be Babies finalist in poetry contest
Based on the scriptures from The Purpose-Driven Life - Day 23 • We are not meant to remain as children. Eph 4:14 • Stop thinking like children. In regard to evil be infants, but in your thinking be adults. 1 Cor 14:20 • God wants us to grow up. Eph

Job 4 • You Reap What You Sow
This is the 2nd in a series of 40 poems I wrote based on the book of Job. This is from Job 4, Eliphaz's first response to Job. Open your Bible, read along and let me know your thoughts! [those who plow evil and those who sow trouble reap it • Job 4:8

Out With the Old, In With the New
Based on the scriptures found in The Purpose-Driven Life - Day 22. For this is the secret: Christ lives in you. Colossians 1:27 Everything ... connected with that old way of life has to go. It’s rotten through and through. Get rid of it! Ephesians 4:22