Elizabeth Murphy

Elizabeth Murphy

Elizabeth Murphy is a regular columnist for Just Between Us and a member of the JBU Advisory Board. Additionally, she is an author and popular conference and retreat speaker who thrives on encouraging women in their personal journeys of faith. She and her husband, Mike, live in Brookfield, Wis. They have four adult sons and three granddaughters.

Elizabeth Murphy has been a sought-after speaker for the last 15 years. She serves on several non-profit boards, teaches a Bible study in her home church, and has authored several books, and recently is an aspiring blogger. She and her husband, Mike, have four sons and are grandparents to twins. They live in Brookfield, Wisconsin. Visit her website:

When faced with a challenging person, pause and ask God to help you find your “progressive lenses”, so that all can be well with your view. Read more

Difficult Relationships

Gratitude changes our lives because it changes our perspective. It will be well with our gratitude when we learn to take our eyes off ourselves and look to God. Read more


There are amazing things God can do when you combine outreach and personal finances - reaching beyond the walls of your church to those in your neighborhood. Read more


God wants us to become like little children, knowing it’s okay to ask - to present our prayers and speak our hearts, trusting in Jesus to whom we pray. Read more


Time, maturity, and experience can teach us things that grow our faith, transform our thoughts, and make it possible for us to say “it is well with my praise!” Read more

Praise and Worship

In changing the heart of the mother-in-law/daughter-in-law relationship, focus on what God can do in a challenging relationship often filled with insecurities. Read more

Difficult Relationships

Do you often ask yourself, “how can I improve my prayer life?” Here are a few simple tips that may help you in your quest to deepen your time of prayer. Read more


When women are trusting you with their difficult situations and hoping for help, how do you offer godly counsel well? Read more

Relationship Health

In order to tell a God story well, God needs to be the hero of every story told on His behalf. So what about telling your testimony? Read more

Finding Purpose

When God commanded Sabbath, He wasn’t talking about our actions. He was challenging our attitude. Read more

Relationship with God

Even with all of her successes, Ashley Thomas always struggled with being enough. After years of wrestling with God, she finally came to the life-changing conclusion: God is enough! Read more

Inspirational Stories

We all know someone facing a trial. Author Sarah Beckman provides practical tools so you can walk alongside people in their times of greatest need. Read more


Arlene Pellicane shares how you can have a happy marriage, family and live a life of joy. Read more


Going places she never wanted to go, but loved, and facing challenges she never expected, but embraced, Elizabeth Murphy continues to walk through God's opened doors. Read more

Inspirational Stories

As a follower of Christ, I want to be a careful steward of the influence God has given to me. Read more