A Poem For You This Christmas: The Innkeeper

by Andy on December 4, 2012

in Encouragement, Faith, General, Obedience, Serving Him, Trials, Trust

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.

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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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