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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.


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

All of us can be lights in this world, and we all of us can lighten the loads of other saints. more

Devotions

I have so many choices, a young student confided to her teacher. “If only God would write me a letter and tell me what to do.” more

Devotions

We can experience a sense of calling every day as God sets our agendas. more

Finding Purpose

Lord, in this time of New Year’s reflections, thank You for reminding me that the best way to move forward is to follow You closely and to let the Holy Spirit be my great helper. more

Devotions

All of us have to meet Him at the manger. We have to decide who this baby Jesus is. Who do you say He is? And, who do you need to share the truth of the gospel with this Christmas season? more

Christmas

Christmas is a time for giving. Many of God’s people throughout time thought about God’s special gift of a redeemer, and offered their own gifts in thankful response. more

Christmas

Jesus has come to redeem us. Has it really dawned on you what that means this advent season? God intends for all of us to have a personal spiritual dawning. more

Devotions

In Scripture hospitality is not a gift but a command. It’s the ability to make the environment such that the stranger feels welcome – to make it a place people want to come to. more

Hospitality

Christmas is a season of giving. Many of God’s people throughout time thought about God’s special gift of His son and offered their own gifts in thankful response. more

Christmas

Are you in the habit of giving thanks in all circumstances? When we can’t praise God for what, in His sovereign will, He has allowed, we can praise Him for who He is in the middle of it. more

Devotions

It’s important to encourage people who are seeking a relationship with God to pray, because prayer also prepares the heart to receive the living Word of God. 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