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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.


I heard God say, "I gave you my Spirit - YOU'RE GOOD TO GO!"  When you walk in the Spirit you will be prepared for anything! more

Relationship with God

Have you become discouraged by how few signs there are of His answer? Look up, scan the horizon. Watch for the little answers, and take heart - God hears your prayers. more

Prayer

Our role as parents is to support our children, to believe in them, love them, and give them wings to fly; all the while looking to God and entrusting them in His care. more

Parenting Advice

When you’re feeling forgotten or alone don’t forget that on any given day, one or two people - or maybe even a great crowd - is lifting you up in prayer! more

Prayer

As parents or grandparents, are you ready to get on with the job of passing on your faith to the next generation? more

Parenting Advice

We are in danger of forgetting the words of Jesus, “...the Son of Man did not come to be served, but to serve...” (Matt. 20:28). Remember, we are most like God when we are serving others. more

Church

It's easy to constantly worry about what we should be doing and in what capacity. You don't need to be superwoman. You can find balance! more

Stress

God reminds us that we are not alone, but equipped by the Holy Spirit. more

Spiritual Growth

Hope is overwhelming confidence in the God who can do anything with anyone at any time in any place. more

Devotions

How many of us say no to things God wants us to say yes to simply because it makes no sense,  and as a result we miss out on becoming part of the much bigger plan that God has in mind? more

Relationship with God

As we persistently remember the mercies of God from the past, we will find it easier to persist in the present. more

Devotions

Change is a challenge, but it’s also an opportunity to depend on God. more

Stress

It's possible to keep perspective in your trials and let them draw you closer to God. Learn to let your sorrow lead you to the service of others by keeping your eyes off yourself. more

Devotions

When you are in crisis, let others help you. more

Physical Health

Be inspired to discover new ways to reach outside the church walls. After all, Church isn’t somewhere you go - it’s something you are! more

Church

Get into the habit of receiving the busyness of the day from Jesus' hands. more

Leadership Advice

Is there anything in your life that you believe God is calling you to but you think you are ill-equipped? God never gives you a challenge He won't equip you for! more

Spiritual Growth

Are you struggling in your prayer life? Start looking around the situation until you see a tiny answer to prayer. more

Prayer

Jill Briscoe has spent her life being a friend to women around the world and drawing them nearer to Jesus. more

Ministry Life

As Christian moms we have the grand ability to know God and and make Him known to our child. more

Relationship Health

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

Never be afraid to ask God for the stars, but when God says no or wait, be willing to say, "thy will be done," and ask the Lord for strength to live well in difficult circumstances. more

Prayer

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