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Jill Briscoe

Jill Briscoe 2017

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.


You are accountable to God for the precious hours in the days He gives you. Let Him give you your assignment - all of us can volunteer to serve Jesus! more

Finding Purpose

Moment by moment, morning by morning, God desires to supply you with faith enough to finish. more

Trusting God

With Christmas around the corner, are there some relatives you are dreading seeing? How do you handle those relationship challenges? more

Christmas

According to Jill Briscoe, “Great satisfaction comes when you maintain a home with no walls and invite the world to share it.” more

Christmas

By serving those outside our families, Jill Briscoe talks about how Christmas can be a perfect time to share the gospel. more

Christmas

Understanding what you believe is more crucial than ever. We need to know why we believe, but more importantly in who because Belief Matters! more

Christmas

Pause in the midst of the frantic holiday pace and praise God for Christmas. Make room for Christmas in winter. more

Christmas

Get into the habit of receiving busyness of the day from Jesus’ hand. This will mean you cannot be “too busy.” He will not allow that! more

Spiritual Health

How can we be more grateful? Remember, gratefulness is a habit. Here are 10 steps to help you cultivate a thankful heart. more

Gratitude

All our days are God's, but the frightening choice we have before us is whether to run our lives by our own timetable or the Lord’s. more

Devotions

Do you want to be a woman who is mighty in prayer? There must be a "must" about your mindset and not a maybe. more

Prayer

Every day of our lives, God writes down what He has in mind for His children on a clean white page of eternal history. more

Devotions

Always be willing to open your home. You never know when you might be entertaining angels unaware! more

Hospitality

By “numbering our days,” the Lord intends for us to think prudently about our life, even though we cannot be sure how many days each of us will have. more

Devotions

Learn to collect your daily bread from God's word and delight in it because it leads you to His heart. more

Devotions

Courage is not doing God’s work without any fear or apprehension. Courage is doing God’s work even when you are afraid. more

Devotions

Lord, help me to practice kindness, goodness, and gentleness—to truly be the kind of servant that Jesus was. more

Devotions

We cannot keep an account of every sin. The Lord requires us to forgive no matter what the injury. more

Devotions

When we place anything or anyone above God, we have committed spiritual adultery. What things in your life are you putting before God? more

Devotions

9/11 sent Jill Briscoe on a six-day detour with the unprecedented opportunity to point others to the God Who is in control. more

Inspirational Stories

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

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

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

Finding Purpose

God cares for the details of our lives and how He answers our cries for help. Even in a mess of your own making, learn to give God your stress and let Him handle it. more

Emotional Health

So how do we overcome prejudice? We must pray about it and ask God to help us. Remember, God has never had a prejudiced thought. more

Culture

When we learn how to turn to God and ask the important questions, we will hear the answers loud and clear—and in the hearing “find grace to help us in our times of need” (Heb. 4:16). more

Relationship with God

Christ desires us to have peace. If we do not have it, we miss part of the blessings of being a Christian. more

Relationship with God

We often come to the end of ourselves. We run out of energy, strength, even ideas. But we will never run out of God! more

Relationship with God

Learn what it means to listen to God and how to hear His voice. more

Relationship with God

Is there something you are afraid to give over to God? more

Emotional Health

In a society that is market driven and filled with “people worshipers,” the Church needs to be careful that it doesn’t allow the world’s values to drive ministry. more

Ministry Life

There is something incredibly comforting about someone “just being there” when life gets hard. more

Community

Loving and dealing with difficult people begins when I start with myself. more

Relationship Health

When you run out of prayers, God can still hear you! Even though no words are formed or spoken, God looks at you and reads the language of your longing. more

Prayer

Real joy has to do with “the joy of the Lord” that He shares with us whether in good circumstances or difficult ones. more

Emotional Health

I’m not what I was and I know I never will be again, but I’m not finished yet and I have lots to offer this needy world in which God has placed me. more

Physical Health

Strengthen your life by becoming more obedient your time of prayer. more

Prayer

Prayer links us to God, who can keep us safe both in and out of the lions’ den. more

Prayer

Tips for dealing with difficult people and navigating your way through these challenging relationships. more

Relationship Health

Finding real contentment that only comes through Christ. more

Emotional Health