Drops Like Stars: A Few Thoughts on Creativity and Suffering
Buy Item $8.79 Retail: $12.99 Save 32% ($4.20)
In Stock
Stock No: WW197283
HarperOne / 2012 / Paperback

Add To Cart

Add To Wishlist
Buy eBook Begin reading in seconds $9.99 eBook Details

Add To Cart


Drops Like Stars: A Few Thoughts on Creativity and Suffering

HarperOne / 2012 / Paperback

In Stock
CBD Stock No: WW197283

  • Other Formats (2)
Other Formats (2)
  1. In Stock
    Add To Cart
  2. In Stock
    Retail: $12.99
    Add To Cart

Product Description

* Can pain give birth to bursts of creativity? Does suffering help us look outside the box? Driven by the belief that art and agony are linked, Bell explores our ability to experience significant insights not because situations went right but because everything fell apart. Discover how affliction can free you to see in new ways! 144 pages, softcover from HarperOne.

Product Information

Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 144
Vendor: HarperOne
Publication Date: 2012
Dimensions: 7.17 X 4.71 (inches)
ISBN: 0062197282
ISBN-13: 9780062197283

Publisher's Description

In Drops Like Stars, the New York Times bestselling author of Love Wins explores the complex relationship between suffering and creativity. Rob Bell (“One of the country’s most influential evangelical pastors” —New York Times) suggests that art can be found in the agony of our lives.  Fans of the thought-provoking works of Donald Miller, N.T. Wright, Brian McLaren, and Timothy Keller will find true enlightenment in this thoughtful and engaging book from this vibrant, progressive voice for a new generation of Christians, the prolific pastor whom Time Magazine named one of the most influential people of 2011.

Author Bio

Rob Bell is a New York Times bestselling author, speaker, and spiritual teacher. His books include Love Wins, How to Be Here, What We Talk About When We Talk About God, Velvet Elvis, The Zimzum of Love, Sex God, Jesus Wants to Save Christians, and Drops Like Stars. He hosts the weekly podcast The Robcast, which was named by iTunes as one of the best of 2015. He was profiled in The New Yorker and in TIME Magazine as one of 2011’s hundred most influential people. He and his wife, Kristen, have three children and live in Los Angeles.

Editorial Reviews

“Bell is at the forefront of a rethinking of Christianity in America.”
“One of the country’s most influential evangelical pastors.”
“Drops Like Stars is an exciting new direction for the prolific pastor.”
“Rob Bell is one of the hottest names in contemporary evangelical life.”
“One of the nation’s rock-star-popular young pastors.”
“Bell weaves inspiring stories of people who turned their suffering into something transformative, and many of these stories are memorable.”
“In this spunky little book filled with photographs… Bell looks at the suffering, pain, and loss that often knock the wind out of us and threaten to destroy our hope for the future.”

Product Reviews

Be the first to write a review!

Ask Christianbook

Find Related Products

Author/Artist Review


Ask Christianbook

What would you like to know about this product? Please enter your name, your email and your question regarding the product in the fields below, and we'll answer you in the next 24-48 hours.

If you need immediate assistance regarding this product or any other, please call 1-800-CHRISTIAN to speak directly with a customer service representative.