A little pain, a little gain

It was a three-day weekend, and my bags were waiting by the front door. I was daydreaming about skiing the white fluffy stuff with my friends, when the phone rang

Breaking the stick

As a boy, I attended a strict English parochial school where the teachers were free to use corporal punishment. One year, my classroom received a new blackboard

There's a purpose for pain

When my children were young, I tried spanking as a form of discipline. My oldest was a thick kid, and when I swatted him on the bum, he’d often walk away announcing

The cure for distraction and depletion

A basketball coach once taught me the secret to shooting free throws—fix my eyes on the hook at the front of the rim. He trained me to practice my routine

Incompatible with the new you

Have you ever watched a potato sack race? Kids stick both feet inside a sack and try to race to the finish line. Instead, they usually topple over in clumps.

Ditching deterrents

If you’ve studied the ancient Olympics, then you know they didn’t spend a lot of money on sports attire. Instead, the athletes stripped down and competed...

You Wore My Thorns

You wore my thorns, that I may know Your grace; Pierced by my sin, that I may see Your face....

Till I Get Home One Easter

Turn my crying and my sighing, Into laughter in the rain, Bend to bless my raw emotions...

We've got this

At the finish line of a race, there’s usually tape on either side of the final corridor. Behind this tape the spectators stand and cheer as the runners near the finish line.

Kathleen's Story

I love listening to Jill. She is so practical and knows when to interject humor. As a missionary...

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About Telling the Truth

Telling the Truth is an international on-air and online media ministry that distributes the teaching content of three uniquely-gifted Bible teachers—Stuart and Jill Briscoe, and their son, Pete Briscoe—to help people know Christ and experience Life in all its fullness.

Telling the Truth Headquarters
450 N Sunny Slope Rd, Suite 275
Brookfield, WI 53005
Outside North America
Unit 20, Trident Court, 1 Oakcroft Road
Chessington, Surrey
United Kingdom

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