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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.


If you ever find yourself getting nowhere when you are witnessing to someone, try sharing some answers to prayer. Read more

Relationship with God

It’s all right to ask God any question under the sun. Trust that God listens to every word you say, - never doubt his eager attention to your questions. Read more

Relationship with God

When we are taking on the enemy, we must boldly declare that there is but one God and that He is the only Savior. Read more

Trusting God

God promises to give you faith for fear, peace in your problems, serenity in the storm, and faith enough to finish. No matter how difficult the task, God has made you able! Read more

Trusting God

Patience is love waiting out a suffering situation. How long does your patience last? To have the patience God wants us to have, we need Jesus. Read more

Tough Times

Do you often find your husbands differences irritating? With God’s help, learn to appreciate and delight in them. Read more

Marriage Advice

The goal is to become as like Christ as possible, but to allow our future appointment with God, when we see Him face-to-face, to motivate our behavior and give us hope. Read more

Featured Authors

Is Jesus master of your marriage? Many people invite Jesus to their wedding, but only as a guest. They want God to bless but not to boss! Read more

Marriage Advice

How can we deal with our tendency toward pride and arrogance? Dare to invite God to keep you humble and learn the art of humility. Read more

Spiritual Health

Do you want to live your life out loud and unafraid? Come to know God who alone gives you meaning and purpose, and who alone gives you joy even in the midst of sorrow. Read more

Spiritual Health

One of the reasons we get dull and lose our effectiveness in the service of the Lord is because we get bored with our spiritual disciplines. Read more

Spiritual Growth

Do you ever get God and life mixed up? Our concept of God can take such a hammering in adversity that our faith faints and our prayer becomes impossible. Read more

Trusting God

Learning we are not responsible for "everything" is a lifelong lesson. Certainly we need to own our transgressions - but sometimes the pain and guilt we carry isn’t our "stuff" to own. Read more

Emotional Health

Are you feeling discouraged? Remember what God says in Isaiah 42:6 - “I will keep You,” God promises. “And I will hold Your hand.” Read more

Devotions

How do we get out of the “me trap”? Christ has the strength not only to liberate us but also to keep us free! Read more

Contentment

We need to be overwhelmed anew with the cross of Christ and the price He paid. Once that work is done in our hearts, a powerful ministry can begin. Read more

Leadership Advice

Have you ever said, “Life's not fair?” Remember that Jesus said, “In this world you will have trouble. But take heart! I have overcome the world” (John 16:33). Read more

Tough Times

No matter your circumstances in life, you can use this season to develop a deeper prayer life. Read more

Prayer

Lord, do what it takes to renew my faith and set my spirit dancing, so I can do whatever it takes to tell my world why You came at Christmas. Read more

Christmas

Are you feeling insecure in what God asks of you? Think of the shepherds in Bethlehem. Did they need training to tell others the good news of Jesus? Read more

God's Will

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

Finding Purpose

Learning to see that every season of your life has something magnificently ordered by God for you to learn and do. Read more

Emotional Health

Jesus calls and equips us women for service—as in His day, so in ours. We too can travel with Jesus. Read more

Women's Ministry

While Jesus doesn’t promise to save us from the pain, He surely promises to save us in the pain. Read more

Tough Times