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Jill Briscoe

Jill Briscoe

Jill Briscoe is the founder of Just Between Us, a magazine of encouragement equipping women for a life of faith. A native of Liverpool, England, Jill is the author of over 40 books, has ministered extensively on every continent teaching and encouraging, and served on the boards of World Relief and Christianity Today. Together with her husband, Stuart, they serve as ministers-at-large with Elmbrook Church and can be heard regularly on Telling the Truth, their worldwide media ministry. They reside in suburban Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and have three grown children and 13 grandchildren.


We don’t need to know how God’s power works, we only need to know that His power in us is available and wholly “adequate.” more

Devotions

Lord, bring to mind the people I need to keep in prayer, including those who are doing well. more

Devotions

Do you think of God as a sort of celestial Agatha Christie who delights in fooling you? more

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Lord, thank you for paying the ultimate price for my redemption. more

Devotions

You are a valuable, eternal person, chosen by God for a personal relationship! more

Relationship with God

The “much more” of the gospel leads us into spiritual blessings and heavenly experiences. more

Devotions

We cannot live a life of obedience without God's power and help. more

Devotions

Are you in need of a glimmer of light at the end of the tunnel?  Isaiah promises that even in darkness, even in death itself, there is good ground for hope. more

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We take the privilege of worship far too lightly. Lord, help me to approach You boldly but reverently, always mindful that Jesus is at Your right hand to be my Advocate. more

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The only way to keep our heart pure is to constantly turn to God for forgiveness and cleansing.  Cleansing and contentment go together. There is happiness in holiness. more

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True love hates the thing that spoils it. Lord, give me a strong hatred of all the sin that spoils love and causes hurt both in my life and in the lives of others. more

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As you encounter your insurmountable “mountain” of problems, face your fears with the hope of Easter and the realization that Christ cannot be contained in the tomb of your troubles. more

Fear

Do you lack friends? Start with God. Nourish your primary relationship with God and then He will show you how to be a friend to others. more

Devotions

Does something really bad have to happen to you before you let God have His way in your life? more

Devotions

When trouble comes, the world needs to see us flying into our Father’s arms. People today are desperate for that example; that God is all we need. more

Relationship with God

God has not comforted us only to make us feel better, but so we can comfort others in their pain and difficulty. more

Devotions

God may test, but He never tempts. That’s Satan’s realm. But, God does promise that even when Satan tempts us, God will provide a way for us to escape temptation's power. more

Devotions

When we allow ourselves to play the blame-yourself game, the ensuing guilt dries up the soul, withers the spirit, and makes for depression. more

Guilt

Where does God have you at the moment? Have you unpacked your suitcase? Learn to accept and settle in wherever God sends you. more

God's Will

Paul called believers “builders.” All people are building something with their lives. What are you busy building? more

Devotions

As you encounter your insurmountable “mountain” of problems, face your fears with the hope of Easter and the realization that Christ cannot be contained in the tomb of your troubles. more

Fear

Do you lack friends? Start with God. Nourish your primary relationship with God and then He will show you how to be a friend to others. more

Devotions

Does something really bad have to happen to you before you let God have His way in your life? more

Devotions