Elsa Kok Colopy is a passionate and gifted communicator who delights in pointing people to Jesus.

A sought-after retreat and conference speaker, Elsa’s authenticity and humor open the hearts of her listeners. She shares the truths of Scripture wrapped in the stories of life – in a way that makes faith real to her audience. Her greatest passion is to help people truly understand the depth of God’s love and point them toward a life full of purpose and hope.

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Elsa has authored six books and has written hundreds of articles for publications such as Focus on the Family magazine, Family Circle and the Chicken Soup for the Soul book series. She has also contributed to numerous titles for all ages. 


Elsa has appeared as an expert on multiple DVD curriculums and is a sought after speaker for conferences and retreats around the country. Elsa also coordinates an annual city-wide teen suicide prevention event in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

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Whether it’s a conference on parenting (Elsa is an adoptive, step and bio mom), a suicide prevention event or a women’s retreat on drawing closer to Jesus in this broken world, Elsa prayerfully prepares unique talks for each event – seeking to best serve that particular audience.



Into the Mess

My friend could barely look me in the eyes. She had opened the door just a fraction. “Are you sure you want to do this?”

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I can fix that

It’s one of those movies that stays with me. I remember when I saw it, with who and where – and that was way back

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Did I pray for this?

I had no idea how much bunnies poop. It was a lot with two bunnies, but now we have nine. Mom, Dad and seven babies.

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She warned us. “I see sharks here all the time. They come into the shallow. If you see fish jumping, that’s a sure sign. Get

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