A Poem For You This Christmas: The Innkeeper

Jake’s wife would have been fifty-eight
The day that Jesus passed the gate
Of Bethlehem, and slowly walked
Toward Jacob’s Inn. The people talked
With friends, and children played along
The paths, and Jesus hummed a song,
And smiled at every child he saw….

John Piper Reads “The Innkeeper” (English subtitles) from Desiring God on Vimeo.

1 comment for “A Poem For You This Christmas: The Innkeeper

  1. Jacquie Wagner
    Jacquie
    December 6, 2012 at 6:35 pm

    THANK YOU for sharing this gift, Andy!!! What a rich, moving, elegant blessing for Christmas! :-D

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