The Innkeeper

By John Piper, Illustrated by Glenn Harrington

Format: Hardcover w/ Jacket

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The Innkeeper

By John Piper, Illustrated by Glenn Harrington

Only two weeks from his crucifixion, Jesus has stopped in Bethlehem. He has returned to visit someone important—the innkeeper who made a place for Mary and Joseph the night he was born. But His greater purpose in coming is to pay a debt. What did it cost to house the Son of God?

Through this imaginative poem, John Piper shares a tale of what might have been – the story of an innkeeper whose life was forever altered by the arrival of the Son of God.

Ponder the sacrifice that was made that night. Celebrate Christ’s birth and the power of His resurrection. Rejoice in the life and light He brings to all. And encounter the hope His life gives you for today – and for eternity.

 


Author:

John Piper

John Piper is founder and lead teacher of desiringGod.org and chancellor of Bethlehem College & Seminary. He served for thirty-three years as the senior pastor of Bethlehem Baptist Church in Minneapolis, Minnesota, and is the author of more than fifty books, including Desiring GodDon’t Waste Your Life; and Reading the Bible Supernaturally.

Illustrator:

Glenn Harrington

Glenn Harrington is an internationally recognized painter whose art has been featured on the cover of over 600 books. His paintings have also been a focal point in many publications, including The New York Times, American Arts Quarterly, International Artists Magazine, and The Philadelphia Inquirer.

Product Details

Category: Fiction
Christian Living
Format: Hardcover w/ Jacket
Page Count: 48
Size: 6.0 in x 9.0 in
Weight: 8.3 ounces
ISBN-10: 1-4335-3025-2
ISBN-13: 978-1-4335-3025-8
ISBN-UPC: 9781433530258
Case Quantity: 10
Published: September 30, 2011