The Author

Elyse Fitzpatrick has been counseling women since 1989. She holds a certificate in biblical counseling from CCEF (San Diego) and an MA in biblical counseling from Trinity Theological Seminary, and is a member of the National Association of Nouthetic Counseling. A prolific writer and frequent speaker at women’s conferences, Elyse has been married for more than 30 years and has three adult children and six grandchildren. To learn more about her ministry, visit Counsel From the Cross Ministries.

Harold Camping, Jenga, and Our Father’s Secrets

Now that the embarrassment of the May 21 prediction has come and gone, it occurs to me that I’m not really so far removed

Cascading Trials and Showers of Blessing

Each person is tempted when he is lured and enticed by his own desire. Then desire when it has conceived gives birth to sin,

Sheltered by Christ from the Inferno of God’s Wrath

Recently my husband and I took one of our grandsons to the Miramar Air Show in San Diego, California. I should rephrase that to

Submission Is Harder Than You Think

As a Christian woman and a wife, I’ve heard a lot of teaching on the topic of submission over the years. I assume that

Raised with Christ to Do Good Works

God has been very kind to enable me to see, at least in some measure, the depravity of my heart. I am glad that