Elyse holds a certificate in biblical counseling from CCEF (San Diego) and an M.A. in Biblical Counseling from Trinity Theological Seminary. She has authored 21 books on daily living and the Christian life.
A frequent speaker at women’s conferences, she has been married for nearly 40 years and has three adult children and six really adorable grandchildren.
Along with her husband, Phil, Elyse is a member of Valley Center Community Church, a reformed congregation in the community of Valley Center. VCCC is a member of FIRE, the Fellowship of Independent Reformed Evangelicals.
Day 1 of 3: Jessica Thompson knew deep down she wasn't a Christian. Her mother, Elyse Fitzpatrick, was clueless. Jessica tells how her life began to change when G
Day 2 of 3: Elyse Fitzpatrick and Jessica Thompson answer some of the most challenging questions for parents, like, "What happens when we die?" "What is suicide?"
Day 3 of 3: Mom, what is divorce?" "Dad, what does 'homosexual' mean?" "Mom, did you and Dad have sex before you got married?" Elyse Fitzpatrick and Jessica Thomp