Lisa Elliott

Lisa Elliott

Lisa Elliott, a writer for Just Between Us, is a sought-after speaker and an award-winning author of The Ben Ripple and Dancing in the Rain. She and her husband, David, have been in pastoral ministry for over 30 years. They have four adult children (one in heaven), two grandsons and granddaughter, and live in Ottawa, Canada.

How do you take care of yourself when you are taking care of others? Here are some steps to avoid caregiver burnout and begin the restoration process. Read more


How do we keep going when life throws us punches? How do we become resilient and persevere? Hebrews 12:1-3 provides us with some great guidelines. Read more


We may never know the impact a brief conversation, a simple word of encouragement, or an impromptu exchange will make in the life another person. Read more

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We live in an age where everybody wants “more for less”. But less really is more! Consider these principles that will give you much more than you bargained for. Read more


We often strive to have a compassionate heart just like Jesus. Yet, how do we feel the sorrows of others without starting to drown in their pain ourselves? Read more


Taking God’s Word to heart allows His truth to penetrate your thoughts and attitudes; to teach, reprove, correct, and train you in His righteousness. Read more

God's Word

Setting aside time to rest, restore, replenish, recharge, and rejuvenate helps us gain a renewed perspective on life - and it’s just what God ordered. Read more

Rest and Renewal

Are you going through times of uncertainty? Perhaps there are things that need to be settled in your heart? Spend time with the Lord to find peace you seek. Read more


Is it possible to just “be still”? As we learn to just be, our perspective is renewed, our soul is restored, and we begin to rest in God and fully trust in Him. Read more

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God takes our ashes, hurts and journeys to intersect with others along life’s road. Even in the darkness, God uses our pain for His purposes against all hope! Read more

Hope in Difficult Times

Christian living advice to help you live life in the moment - even through the darkest of hours. Read more

Tough Times

How do we live through loss with purpose? How can the trials in our lives be meant for growth and to help others? Lisa Elliott shares her encouraging story. Read more

Inspirational Stories

Marriage advice for Christian women - 25 ideas to help your marriage not only survive, but thrive! Read more

Marriage Advice

Going deeper with God starts with pouring your heart out to Him and letting Him know how you really feel. Read more

Relationship with God

How often have you thought "If only my circumstances would change, then I’d be happy!"? Why do we struggle so with discontentment? Read more


God's word gives you power for your everyday life. Here are some ways, to live God’s word and hide it in your heart. Read more

Bible Study

You can bring "glad tidings of comfort and joy" to the hurting this Christmas. Read more


How can we best handle and embrace change when our first inclination is to resist it? It starts with remembering our God is a God of new beginnings. Read more

Emotional Health

When dealing with the death of a child, the grief is raw. One mother shares her journey of pain and hope with the loss of her son. Read more

Tough Times

We have put together some resources that we hope will help you in this delicate walk of comforting and caring for the dying. Read more

Tough Times