• “The fact that I am a woman does not make me a different kind of Christian, but the fact that I am a Christian does make me a different kind of woman.” – Elisabeth Elliot

Elisabeth Elliot’s Devotionals

What Can I Do For God? by Elisabeth Elliot

Most of us would like to do something special in life, something to distinguish us. We suppose that we desire… Continue reading

Watching Quietly, Praying Silently by Elisabeth Elliot

The man whom Abraham sent to find a wife for his son Isaac had been long in Abraham’s service. No… Continue reading

Time For God by Elisabeth Elliot

It is a good and necessary thing to set aside time for God in each day. The busier the day,… Continue reading

The Root of Hostility to Others by Elisabeth Elliot

When personal relationships break down, it is a sure sign that there is some rift in one’s relationship with God.… Continue reading

The Necessity to Cover by Elisabeth Elliot

There are things which it is our duty to cover in silence. We are told nowadays that everything ought to… Continue reading

Difficulties are Proof Contexts By Elisabeth Elliot

Repeatedly I am asked variations of this question: Did the Lord comfort you or were you sometimes lonely or sad?… Continue reading

The Fruit of Forgiveness By Elisabeth Elliot

Every day I am forgiven for many sins of many kinds, and although on the one hand forgiveness seems such… Continue reading

Shut Up and Know By Elisabeth Elliot

“Do thou thyself but hold thy tongue for one day, and on the morrow how much clearer are thy purpose… Continue reading

No Further Than Natural Things By Elisabeth Elliot

“Well, it’s perfectly natural for you to feel that way,” I was telling myself when I was upset with the… Continue reading

My Own Fault By Elisabeth Elliot

Someone who is suffering as a result of his own foolishness or failure may read these words. These griefs are… Continue reading

  • “Jesus, who so often says “Whoever loves Me…” “Do you love Me?” is concerned about our LOVE! He is concerned about a special kind of love…He who has loved us so much wants to possess us completely, with everything we are and have. Jesus gave Himself wholly and completely for us. Now His love is yearning for us to surrender ourselves and everything that we are to Him, so that He can really be our “first love” – Basilea Schlink

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Verse of the Day

But Jesus said, “Let the little children come to Me, and do not forbid them; for of such is the kingdom of heaven.” — Matthew 19:14 (NKJV)

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