Weekly Devotionals

Read weekly encouragement taken directly from Elisabeth’s writings in the original Elisabeth Elliot Newsletters. Be inspired by her words and wisdom on topics such as joy, hope, absolute surrender, and many more.

No Reservations

Obedience to the call of God must be wholehearted.  That is, we…

When the River Bursts

Psychologists chart stress factors related to various kinds of emotional trauma and…

Take Strength

These strong, simple words can be spiritual adrenaline for us when we…

There Is No Other Way

In order to get to a place called Laity Lodge in Texas…

So High and So Low

We are prone to consider ourselves too busy (with important things, of course),…

The Father’s Voice

Norbert Selking, of Hebron, Illinois, who writes to me and prays for me,…

My Father’s Remembrance of His Father

In honor of Father’s Day this weekend, we share as a Devotional…

Something Much Smaller

Has it ever happened with you that you have asked God to…

Small Change

We have promised the Lord our loyalty and lifelong obedience, “at any…

Sudden Change

Suddenly it happens that a source of life or joy or refreshment…

Drudgery

“I must admit I feel a lot of pressure with two children…

A Life’s Work

Few women today are concerned about ironing sheets, but it is still…

My Mother

She was Kath to her close friends, Dearie to my father, and…

My Spiritual Mother

Katherine Morgan has been a missionary in Pasto, Colombia, for fifty years.…

Invisible Blessings

Being very much of the earth—earthy—we always want tangible, visible things:  proofs,…

Where to Begin

To be transformed into the image of Christ, we must know His…

Looking at Graves

Matthew tells us in the last chapter of his Gospel that the…

Death Shall Not Hold Us

The power of the Resurrection is a power that vanquishes every other…

Nothing is Lost

A pastor’s wife asked, “When one witnesses a work he has poured…

New England Spring

Although it barely feels like spring in New England at present, in honor of the…

The Supremacy of Christ

Last October I received a copy of the Auca (now known as Waorani) translation of…

Waiting

“I waited patiently for the Lord; he turned to me and heard…

A Strange Peace

Shortly before my daughter Valerie, my only child, went off to college…

All Things Serve Thee

The Lord’s decrees (His promises, His plans, His every word) stand fast,…